• 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 2004

2004 (Volume 26)

Grocer, storekeeper (STG: Spring/Summer 2004 Vol. 26, No. 1) A new look at the Daily Ledger for Millbrook's General Store and its part in the village's and the nation's economy. RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: Millbrook Village, Old Mine Road.
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Cash, Credit, and Convenience: Reinterpreting Millbrook Village's Economy 1860-1880 Complete text of the presentation made at the 30th Anniversary Symposium of Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area on November 18, 1995. RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: Millbrook Village, Garris House Preservation, Garis House Restoration, Gallery: Garis House

The "AT" Experience (STG Spring/Summer 2004 Vol. 26, No. 1) A brief background of the Appalachian Trail and its path through the recreation area. RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: Mohican Outdoor Center, Eastern National (guidebooks to the AT)

 

Living Treasure Interview: A Life along the River
Ruth Jones (STG Winter 2004/2005 Vol. 26, No. 2) A conversation with the owner of Kittatinny Canoes. RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: Major Floods in this park (under Stories), Down by the Riverside (Clean-up.)

On and Under the Delaware: 15 Years of the River Clean-up (STG Winter 2004/2005 Vol. 26, No. 2) The annual event sponsored by Kittatinny Canoes. RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: Down by the Riverside. (Clean-up)
Additional material
Photo Gallery: The River Clean-up

Using Cell Phones Means Needing Cell Towers (STG Winter 2004/2005 Vol. 26, No. 2) A report on cell-tower applications to the recreation area. By ranger activities assistant Michele Kuna.

Cliff Park Reopens (STG Winter 2004/2005 Vol. 26, No. 2) The historic property that is now part of the recreation area.

Ivan Causes Region's Third Worst Flood (STG Winter 2004/2005 Vol. 26, No. 2) A condensation of the flood briefing statement. By park ranger Kathleen Sandt. RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: Major Floods in this park. (under Stories)
Additional Material
Photo Gallery: Ivan Passes Through Photos by park staff of the September 2004 flood. RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: Construction projects at NJ Swim Beach Site and Childs Park PA, Kittatinny Point , Earlier history of Kittatinny Point NJ (under People: Individuals).

Did You Know?

A series of arm patches

... that Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area includes lands which once belonged to 5 New Jersey boy scout camps. Private and religious camps also flourished along the riverbanks that are now part of the park at sites such as Turn Farm PA, Coppermine Inn NJ, and Coppermine Hiking Area NJ. More...