• 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.

General Stores & Country Stores

Within the park

Campground Store
Dingmans Campground PA
GPS 41.210694 -74.873154
Just south of the intersection of Rt. 209 with Rt. 739 at the Dingmans Ferry Bridge.
Camping supplies, souvenirs, and some groceries. Open seasonally.


Just Outside the Park

Shawnee General Store PA
River Road, Shawnee-on-Delaware PA 18356
Busy local store on the park border and at the crossroads of a scenic village. Sit-down food area and outdoor deck, deli counter and hot food, groceries, newspapers, coffee. Open for breakfast.

Layton Country Store NJ
130 Route 560, Layton NJ 07851
Just east of the blinking light in Layton
Food, sandwiches, counter service.


The "General Store" in Millbrook Village NJ is a historic structure: it does not sell food or other merchandise.

Did You Know?

A ranger in the uniform of the French and Indian War.

... 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...