Hornbecks Creek Trail Partial Closure
The trail is closed between the first and second waterfall; a portion of the trail has sloughed off, causing a hazardous condition. The first waterfall is accessible from the 209 trailhead and the second waterfall is accessible from Emory Road.
Dingmans Falls Area and Road Closed
Dingmans Falls Visitor Center, the boardwalk trail to the falls, and the access road will be closed through September as repairs to the road are made. We anticipate the area reopening in October.
Galleries are collections of park photos assembled to supplement feature articles from the park newsletter Spanning the Gap. Each gallery will link back to its main feature and all additional material associated with that feature.
Exhibits on Line are web versions of temporary displays prepared by park staff for various occasions. Most galleries will link to a feature article from park newsletter Spanning the Gap.
Newsletter and Wildflower Galleries and Exhibits on Line are pdf files.
Did You Know?
... that a century before this recreation area was formed, the Delaware Water Gap was touted as a Wonder of the World, and drew vacationers via rail lines from Philadelphia and New York City. There were trails to stroll, verandas for viewing the gap, and a steamboat for moonlight cruises. More...