• 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.

  • River Road Closure

    Starting on Monday, September 8, River Road will be closed from Park Headquarters to Smithfield Beach while contractors complete pavement repairs. Access to Smithfield Beach will still be possible. More »

  • 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.

Archive of Back Issues 1983-1985

1983 (Volume 6)

Wandering through Wildflowers (STG Spring 1983 Vol. 6 No. 1) A brief guide. RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: Photo Galleries: Wildflowers

Climbing the Gap (STG Spring 1983 Vol. 6 No. 1) Locations and cautions. RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: Rock Climbing, Snakes and Sense.

Isaac Van Campen Inn (STG Summer 1983 Vol. 6 No. 2) The house and its restoration. . RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: Walpack Center and Van Campen Inn, Walpack Historical Society, Military Trail, French and Indian War in the Delaware Valley, Old Mine Road.

Eagles Along the Delaware (STG Winter 1983 Vol. 6 No. 3) A brief guide to eagle watching. RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: Flight silhouettes, Hawks and other raptors

 

1984 (Volume 7)

The Elusive Wild Turkey (STG Spring 1984 Vol. 7 No. 1) Re-introduction of the species and hunting a wild turkey. RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: Hunt, Hunting Restrictions

Egypt Mills (STG Spring 1984 Vol. 7 No. 1) Brief history of the site that is now Toms Creek Picnic Area.

Foster Armstrong House (STG Spring 1984 Vol. 7 No. 1) Historic home open to visitors. RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: Montague Association for the Restoration of Community History (M.A.R.C.H.), Barns and gambrel roofs, Old Mine Road.

Mountain Laurel or Rhododendron (STG Summer 1984 Vol. 7 No. 2) How to tell them apart. RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: Trees and shrubs in the park, Photo Galleries: Wildflowers.

From Resort Era to Recreation Area (STG Summer 1984 Vol. 7 No. 2) History of Kittatinny Hotel and Resort Point Overlook PA. RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: Life at the Kittatinny Hotel (under People: Recreating)

What's in a Name? (STG Summer 1984 Vol. 7 No. 2) Some common Native American place names in the area. RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: Names of Boy Scout Camps, Pahaquarry place name.

 
1985 (None)

Did You Know?

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... that the Appalachian Trail (AT) runs more than 25 miles through Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. The AT crosses the Delaware River and the Water Gap on a walkway on the Interstate-80 bridge. With bus service to New York and Philadelphia nearby, a hike on the AT is only a ride and a backpack away! More...