Rum Runners' Hideaway
Looking for a freshwater swim? Hike to Rum Runners' Hideaway, our unguarded natural mountainside reservoir.
Rum Runners' Hideaway is available daily, weather permitting, June 9 - September 3, 2023
Rum Runners' Hideaway is a beautiful mountainside reservoir and is a non-guarded facility. The swimming area has water depths of 7-12 feet; swimming ability is a must! Not recommended for families with young children.
Pedestrian access only. Walk from the Village on Meadowlark trail (closed Sun. & Fri.) to Curley’s Cutback – a 40 minute wike, or park at the Madonna/Sterling Base Lodge and follow signs – a 10 minute walk. No lifeguard on duty. Pack it in, Pack it out! There are no waste receptacles available.
Access is available to Smugglers' guests only. There is no motorized access. There are no facilities available for changing or bathrooms.