• 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.

Newsletter Galleries (Spanning the Gap)

Newsletter Galleries are collections of park photos assembled to supplement feature articles from the park newsletter Spanning the Gap. Each gallery will link back to its main feature and all additional material associated with that feature.

Galleries are pdf files. Additional images may be included in Exhibits On Line.

 
 

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Wildflowers

Environmental Factors / Natural Features

Photo Gallery: The River Clean-up from the event sponsor Kittatinny Canoes
Photo Gallery: The Flood of 1955 (Hurricane Diane) Snapshots from the park's collection
Photo Gallery: The Flood of January 1996
Photo Gallery: Ivan Passes Through The September 2004 flood
Photo Gallery: The Spring Flood of 2005 The 2005 flood that outdid Ivan
Photo Gallery: The Flood of June 2006 The flood that outdid 2005

Did You Know?

A small steamboat passing a beach with rowboats

... 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...