Call for volunteers

Interested in spending an afternoon inside the Lighthouse or atop the tower? Help us lead tours of the interior of the Lighthouse. The Saugerties Lighthouse Conservancy is seeking volunteer docents for Sunday afternoon tours during the summer. Tours are noon to 3PM. If you are interested in

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Blowout Tide

On Sunday, we experienced a rare “blowout tide,” an exceptionally low tide. “Blowout tide” is a colloquial term for what oceanographers call a “wind setdown” when water is blown away from shore. Along the Hudson River, these occur when sustained, strong north-northwest winds drive the ocean tide

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Winter Conditions

Now that freezing temperatures are likely, ice or snow is possible on the trail. Proceed with caution. Ice-traction devices for your shoes are recommended. You may experience strong winds. Dress appropriately for weather conditions. Portions of the trail are impassible during high tide, so plan your trip

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