Bear Cave: “Reserved”
Dates reserved: (one group per day due to COVID-19: Saturday, June 20. Kimmel party. Sunday, June 21. Potentially Couch party.Read more.
The Good News: Caving To Resume
MAKC response to COVID-19: The MAKC recognizes the issues regarding COVID-19 and any impacts it may have on caves, caving,Read more.
The Bad News: Summer Soirée Cancelled
After careful consideration, the MAKC Board on June 13, 2020 at an outdoor, socially-distant meeting, has decided to cancel theRead more.
Cave Openings Delayed
Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, and Governor Wolf’s travel ban, our board of directors is delaying the opening of ourRead more.
Board Elections Held
On Saturday, November 16, 2019, three new faces joined the MAKC Board, one of whom is not entirely new toRead more.
Board Member (term expires 2020) Andrea Gillis rejoined the board in 2019 to fill out a three-year term. She isRead more.
Board Member (Term Expires 2022) Hope Brooks joined the MAKC board in November of 2019.Read more.
Board member • (Term expires 2021) • Fayette County Cave Survey Ryan Maurer joined the MAKC Board in November ofRead more.
Barbara Schomer Preserve Surveying
Fall survey dates include: October 16, 17, 21, and 22 (all weekdays) as well as the last Sunday in October,Read more.
Silers Cave Schedule
2020 February Reserved February 15, survey trip. All surveyors welcome Reserved: Saturday, February 29, one trip open. March Reserved, Saturday,Read more.
Silers Cave Survey
Silers Cave contains approximately a mile and half of maze passage. The cave was originally mapped in the 1930s, andRead more.
Smile and Benefit MAKC
Online shopping is a great way to buy just about anything, and when you buy something on amazon.com you canRead more.
Rupert Cave Management Plan
RUPERT CAVE – The first 1,800 feet of passage within Rupert Cave, between the entrance and the “Keyhole”, is considered theRead more.
Rupert Cave Preserve
On November 17, 2018, MAKC’s Board of Directors voted to help manage Rupert Cave from George and Karen, at theirRead more.
Billy Clay Preserve Permit Application
Application for Permit Application for Permit Billy Clay Cave Preserve Billy Clay Cave Preserve. Each person on the trip shouldRead more.
Harlansburg Cave Management Plan
INTRODUCTION The Mid-Atlantic Karst Conservancy (MAKC), a non-profit organization incorporated in the state of Pennsylvania leased Harlanburg Cave, Lawrence County,Read more.
Cleversburg Sink Management Plan
INTRODUCTION The Mid-Atlantic Karst Conservancy (MAKC) is a non-profit organization incorporated in the state of Pennsylvania in 1997. The MAKCRead more.