Expanded Amenity Fees
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 in the 1750s, the northwest border of New Jersey (now Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area) was a frontier of the English colonies. In the French & Indian (Seven Years) War, a string of forts protected these settlements. The sites of seven of these outposts are in the park. More...