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 1986-1990
1988 (Volume 10)
Acid Rain (STG Summer 1988 Vol. 10 No. 2) What acid rain is and what it does.
Clean Water (STG Summer 1988 Vol. 10 No. 2) How water quality is measured for the river.Hawk Migration (STG Fall 1988 Vol. 10 No. 3) Watching the migration in the recreation area. RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE:Eagles, Flight silhouettes.
1989 (Volume 11)
Spring Flowering Trees and Shrubs (STG Spring 1989 Vol. 11 No. 1) The most conspicuous blooming trees in the recreation area. RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: Photo Galleries: Wildflowers, Trees and Shrubs.
Shad Run (STG Spring 1989 Vol. 11 No. 1) The comeback life of this Delaware River fish.
1990 (Volumes 11 and 12)
The Gypsy Moths Are Here (STG Spring 1990 Vol. 11, No. 4) On the arrival of gypsy moth infestation in the recreation area.
Art and Architecture: Architectural Preservation (The Aspinall Waterwheel) (STG Fall & Winter 1990 Vol. 12, No. 3) Historic waterwheel located within the recreation area in Dingmans Ferry PA.
Did You Know?
... that the Middle Delaware River exceeds ordinary federal standards for clean water. Because of this, special higher standards have been set for the river, so it does not "deteriorate" to being just "clean enough." The river in this park is, and will remain, truly "cleaner than clean." More...