Childs Park opens Thursday, May 23. Dingmans Falls Visitor Center opens Saturday May 25, and will be open Friday, Saturday, Sunday the rest of the summer. The road to Dingmans Falls is open but is single lane at one point and NO BUSES or RVs ARE ALLOWED More »
Expanded Amenity Fees
The 2013 Fee Collection Season begins Thursday, April 11, 2013.
Expanded Amenity Fees are collected in season at: Milford Beach, Dingmans Access, Bushkill Access, and Smithfield Beach in Pennsylvania, and at Watergate Recreation Site (picnic area) and Turtle Beach in New Jersey.
Fees for day use
Fees for one day's use are paid directly at the fee site, either to a staff member in a collection booth, by using an automated machine, or via a cash envelope system, depending on the site.
Waivers and Exceptions
This recreation area collects Expanded Amenity Fees, but not Entrance Fees or Standard Amenity Fees. These Expanded Amenity Fees are not covered by America the Beautiful Annual Passes. However, holders of the America the Beautiful (Interagency) Senior and Access Passes, and of the discontinued National Parks Golden Age and Golden Access Passes, are eligible for a 50% discount on the recreation area's expanded amenity fees (for one day), and on the recreation area's Season Pass.
Please direct further inquiries to the Fee Collection Manager at (570) 426-2434
Did You Know?
... 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...