• The snowy Delaware River

    Delaware Water Gap

    National Recreation Area NJ,PA


Group of backpackers in a forested area

Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area has more than 100 miles of trail for you to discover. Hiking offers many opportunities for visitors of all ages and abilities to explore the natural and cultural features of the park.


Did You Know?


... chief causes of water fatalities on the Delaware River are: (1) swimming without a lifejacket (PFD); (2) trying to swim across the river; and (3) swimming after drinking alcohol. Wear a pfd on and in the river. Swim at lifeguarded beaches. NEVER TRY TO SWIM ACROSS THE RIVER! More...