HOLIDAYS and HISTORY!
Holiday weekends at Foster Armstrong House in Montague (11/30 through 12/15); Victorian Christmas at Millbrook (12/7 & 8); holidays at Rosencrans Museum in Walpack Center (12/7, 12/8 & 12/14) More »
Closures of earlier this month HAVE ENDED. Hotline: (570) 426-2492 More »
Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area has over one hundred miles of trail for you to discover. Many opportunities exist for visitors of all ages and abilities to explore our wondrous natural and cultural features.
When planning for a hike, keep in mind the following:
Stay on the trail, to minimize your impact on the park's resources, and to reduce the likelihood of personal injury.
Camping regulations and prohibitions in the park are strictly enforced. Plan ahead before you camp, to avoid getting a ticket.
Spotting wildlife in the park is part of the thrill and attraction to hiking, but be prepared for encounters with potentially dangerous animal life, such as bears or snakes.
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...