Areas closed or newly opened
Childs Park opens May 25. Dingmans Falls, Blue Mt Lakes/Skyline and unpaved Old Mine roads are open. STILL CLOSED PA: Mt. Minsi spur trails closed due to falcon nesting; Hornbecks & Adams Trails closed; McDade Trail closed trail miles 24.5 to 27.5 More »
Family Fun Days
Family Fun Days and the park's Lecture Series are sponsored by the National Park Service and the Friends of Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. There is no charge for the programs. For programs requiring a reservation, call (570) 426-2490.
Programs for 2013 will be announced in the Spring of 2013.
Did You Know?
... that the Middle Delaware River exceeds ordinary federal standards for clean water. Because of this, special higher standards have been set for the river, so it does not "deteriorate" to being just "clean enough." The river in this park is, and will remain, truly "cleaner than clean." More...