Following a 2016 wildfire, Minnewaska State Park Preserve is open with the following restrictions:
Trails connecting the Lake Minnewaska area to the Sam's Point area will remain closed until further notice. Those closed trails are: Lower Mine Hole Trail, Mine Hole Road/Long Path, Scenic Trail, Smiley Carriage Road, Stony Kill Carriage Road, and South Gully Trail. A map of the affected area can be found here. The entire Sam's Point area will remain closed until further notice.