• 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.

  • 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 »

  • Dingmans Falls Area and Road Closed

    Dingmans Falls Visitor Center, the boardwalk trail to the falls, and the access road will be closed through September as repairs to the road are made. We anticipate the area reopening in October.

Campgrounds

Campgrounds within the park
Worthington State Forest Camground NJ near Interstate 80
Dingmans Campground (Park concessionaire, in Dingmans Ferry PA)

 

Private campgrounds
Pennsylvania:
Camp Charles Campground, Bangor, PA
Cranberry Run Campground, East Stroudsburg, PA
Delaware Water Gap/Pocono Mountain KOA, East Stroudsburg, PA
Driftstone on the Delaware, Mt. Bethel, PA
Foxwood Family Campground, East Stroudsburg, PA
Mountain Vista Campground, East Stroudsburg, PA
Otter Lake Camp Resort, Marshalls Creek, PA
Pocono Vacation Park, Stroudsburg, PA
River Beach Campsites, Milford, PA

New Jersey:
Camp Taylor Campground, Columbia, NJ
Delaware River Family Campground, Delaware, NJ
TripleBrook Camping Resort, Blairstown, NJ

Camping at Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River

 

State campgrounds
Promised Land State Park, Greentown, PA
High Point State Park, Sussex, NJ
Stokes State Forest, Branchville, NJ
Swartswood State Park, Swartswood, NJ
Jenny Jump State Forest, Hope, NJ

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...