• Fulmer Falls at George W. Childs Park

    Delaware Water Gap

    National Recreation Area NJ,PA

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  • 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 are closed through while repairs to the road are made. We anticipate the area reopening in mid-November.

River Ramble

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Date: November 6, 2013
Contact: Kathleen Sandt, 570 426-2429

BUSHKILL, PA: Superintendent John J. Donahue announced today that the River Ramble Fall Classic will take place in the park on Sunday, November 10, 2013.
Participants will start at Smithfield Beach and run either a 5K or 10K race on River Road. For additional information about the River Ramble Fall Classic call Ready Set Run at 570-424-6431.

River Road will be closed in the evening on Saturday, November 9th and will re-open at approximately noon on Sunday, November 10th.
 
For information about Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area and all of its programs, services and facilities, call park headquarters at 570-426-2452 (weekdays), visit the park’s website, www.nps.gov/dewa, or follow the park on www.facebook.com/DelWaterGapNPS and www.twitter.com/DelWaterGapNPS.

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... that hemlock groves in Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area are threatened by a non-native insect, the hemlock woolly adelgid. Hemlocks provide shade for spectacular rhodondenron, for trout streams, and for native wildflowers. As hemlocks weaken and die, they are cut down for your safety. More...