Pack Rat Scat
"Take nothing but pictures,
leave nothing but footprints (but only on established trails),
kill nothing but time"
A new gate was installed
on McAllisterville Cave this Spring. The contact for the key
remains the same.
A great landowner
reference distributed by the Cave Conservancy of the Virginias is Living
on Karst: A Reference Guide for Landowners in Limestone Regions.
This is a must for landowners in karst regions.
in Center County, PA is closed until
further notice. Please pass the information along.
Mt. Rock Cave in Mifflin County, PA is now gated.
Caving limitted to May 15 - September 15 and the Nittany Grotto is the keyholder
and Greater Allentown Grotto has a copy.
GAG holds a mutual fund. These funds
are to be used for a cave conservation project sometime in the future. We hope that
by planning ahead this will enable us to contribute in a way that we previously couldn't.
Restricted Access Cave
Lists - Below is a list of know closed or restricted caves in our
area. As always, be respectful of landowner's wishes.
Area Region Limited Access Caves
Cave Laws - Conservation
is not just a good idea - it's the law.
The Federal Cave
Protection Act of 1988
Pennsylvania Cave Protection Act
West Virginia Cave Protection Act