Sam's Point Preserve

Sam's Point Preserve

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41.670138, -74.361474

At the southernmost promontory of the Shawangunks is Sam's Point, a massive cliff affording hikers broad views to the southeast and southwest.

Sam's Point Preserve

PARK ALERT: ACCESS CLOSURES (click to view map) -- As of 2017 some areas at Sam's Point Preserve have been re-opened after serious fire damage, others remain closed until further notice. Click for...

Park Acreage:

5400.00 acres

Municipality:

Cragsmoor

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Contact Information

Web Link:

New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation

Phone:

Not available

Fees:

Yes, click on 'Contact Information' for further information

Dogs in park:

Dogs on leash

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Trip Reports

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June 30, 2016
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After Fire Several Trails Remain Closed
A wildfire burned more than 2,000 acres in Sam's Point in April 2016.  Several trails remain closed for ecological and safety reasons. Use park's Contact Information above for updates and map displaying closed areas.
Phil McLewin
July 14, 2009
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2009 Master Plan
Click here to download the revised (in 2009) master plan for Sam's Point Preserve.
Georgette Weir
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