Fishing and Licensing
The Delaware River and its tributaries provide a variety of fishing. The "shad run" up the Delaware passes through this park in May and June.
Alcoholic beverages are permitted only on some stretches of the river. Please review the park's alcohol policy.
Did You Know?
... that Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area includes lands which once belonged to 5 New Jersey boy scout camps. Private and religious camps also flourished along the riverbanks that are now part of the park at sites such as Turn Farm PA, Coppermine Inn NJ, and Coppermine Hiking Area NJ. More...