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 »
Freedom of Speech & the First Amendment
Call (570) 426-2440 for information about Free Speech permits
National Park Service Statement on Free Speech
The Right of Free Speech
Your right to a permit for the Exercise of Free Speech
To apply, please download and complete this application.
Your Rights as a Park Visitor
You may contact the park's superintendent of the park with your questions and opinions at:
If you feel harassed or impeded from enjoying the park by a person exercising their First Amendment right of free speech, please notify a park ranger.
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...