Areas closed or newly opened
Childs Park opens Thursday, May 23. Dingmans Falls, Blue Mt Lakes/Skyline and unpaved Old Mine roads open. STILL CLOSED PA: Mt. Minsi spur trails closed due to falcon nesting; Hornbecks & Adams Trails closed; McDade Trail closed trail miles 24.5 to 27.5 More »
Archive of Back Issues 2002
2002 (Volume 24)
Park Profiles: Metalworker and craft artist Marie Zimmermann (1879-1972) (STG Spring 2002 Vol. 24 No. 1) The artist in her retirement years at her farm near Milford PA.
History along McDade Trail I: Hialeah Turn/Owens Trailheads (on River Road) (STG Fall 2002 Vol. 24 No. 3, revised September 2012) Sketches of history along the initial 5+ mile segment of McDade Recreational Trail. RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: Chronology of River Road and its Ferries, Historical Narrative of River Road (and Freeman Tract Road), History along McDade Trail II: Hogback to Hornbecks, History along McDade Trail III: Dingmans Campground to Milford Beach, Farming the Park, In her own words: Nancy (Michael) Shukaitis, The Tocks Island Dam Controversy.
Did You Know?
... chief causes of water fatalities on the Delaware River are: (1) swimming without a lifejacket (PFD); (2) trying to swim across the river; and (3) swimming after drinking alcohol. Wear a pfd on and in the river. Swim at lifeguarded beaches. NEVER TRY TO SWIM ACROSS THE RIVER! More...