Zipfelberg Road (Frost Road), Clinton, Dutchess County, NY
Not open to the public.
Mrs. Faith Fitch Hill donated 10.6 acres in 1981. Mrs. Helen S. Bergen donated 3.5 acres in 1983. The Nature Conservancy purchased a 22.7 acre tract and later a 20.9 acre tract sold at below market value by Anita Wiener.
Zipfelberg Bog is the southernmost acid bog in New York. Hemlock forest, mixed hardwood forest, red maple swamp, streams.
Acer rubrum (red maple)
Pinus strobus (white pine)
Tsuga canadensis (eastern hemlock)
Chamaedaphne calyculata (leatherleaf)
Drosera rotundifolia (round-leaved sundew)
Sarracenia purpurea (purple pitcher plant)
Sphagnum sp. (sphagnum) the mat is 30 feet deep
Source: Nature Conservancy, Preserve Guide: Eastern New York Chapter.