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.
Fish & Hunt
Hunting and fishing are permitted in most areas of the park, during the appropriate state-specific seasons, and with the required licenses.
Because Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area includes land in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey, it is important for those who hunt or fish to observe be aware of state and park state boundaries and regulations, as well as local- and park-specific regulations.
Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area Ranger Office (570) 828-2321.
Did You Know?
... that hemlock groves in Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area are threatened by a non-native insect, the hemlock woolly adelgid. Hemlocks provide shade for spectacular rhodondenron, for trout streams, and for native wildflowers. As hemlocks weaken and die, they are cut down for your safety. More...