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 »
Archive of Back Issues 2007
2007 (Volume 29)
Living Treasures: A Life in History
New Kittatinny Point Visitor Center is Open (STG: Summer 2007 Vol. 29 No. 1) New structure replaces 50-year-old facility damaged by floods. RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: Major floods in the park, Ruth Olschewsky Jones and Kittatinny Point history, flood plains and floods.
New Jersey Swim Beach (Turtle Beach NJ) (STG: Summer 2007 Vol. 29 No. 1) A report on the planned facility by the park's civil engineer.
National Parks In Depth on the Web (STG: Summer 2007 Vol. 29 No. 1) Notice of the NPS transfer to the a new web system and tips for researching a park topic on the web. RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: History & Culture, Nature & Science, Spanning the Gap (park newsletter), Features from back issues.
Did You Know?
... that a century before this recreation area was formed, the Delaware Water Gap was touted as a Wonder of the World, and drew vacationers via rail lines from Philadelphia and New York City. There were trails to stroll, verandas for viewing the gap, and a steamboat for moonlight cruises. More...