Meetings are open to everyone!


If you would like a caving newsletter, the Mudslinger, now is a great time to join the HHG.


Upcoming Calendar


Fri Aug 5 Grotto Meeting 6-7:50pm, Bethlehem Library Delmar NY
and Zoom mtg id 79735717893 (email hhgchair@gmail for passcode)

Sat Aug 6 Rappelling Workshop 11am --appropriate for beginners
Owen D Young Central School, Van Hornesville NY

Sat Aug 6 Schoharie Caverns --appropriate for beginners
cantelloplus@gmail.com to RSVP

Sun Aug 14 Platte Cove Waterfall Rappelling -- Advanced Level trip Trip full: contact madewell13@gmail.com and hhgchair@gmail.com to waiting list


Looking Ahead

Sep 10 Kayaking/Canoeing in Erie Canal
contact emily@speleobooks.com

Sep 16-18 Fall NRO hosted by Boston Grotto
Mt Greylock Campsite, Lanesborough MA
Check Boston Grotto website for more information

Sun Sep 18 Grotto trip to Barber Cave --appropriate for beginners
Contact madewell13@gmail.com and hhgchair@gmail.com to RSVP

Sun Sep 18 Grotto trip to Balls Cave --requires descent of 80 feet of ladders
Contact madewell13@gmail.com and hhgchair@gmail.com to RSVP

Sun Sep 25 McFails Cave --vertical experience needed
Contact madewell13@gmail.com and hhgchair@gmail.com to RSVP

Sep 24-25 Possible Orientation to Cave Rescue
Contact emily@speleobooks.com

Fri Sep 30 Last trip to Clarksville Cave --appropriate for beginners
Close the 2022 season with a trip to Clarksville
Contact madewell13@gmail.com and hhgchair@gmail.com to RSVP

Sun Oct 9 Grotto trip to Spider Cave --appropriate for beginners
Contact madewell13@gmail.com and hhgchair@gmail.com to RSVP

Oct HHG Meeting Time and place to be determined