River Access (Boat & Canoe)
The Middle Scenic and Recreational Delaware River is the main attraction of the recreation area. There are river access points about every 5 miles within the park.
Please note, pets and alcohol are not permitted at Milford or Smithfield Beach.
Bulletin of liveries for canoe/kayak/rarft /tube rental, safety & river mileage
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...