• The snowy Delaware River

    Delaware Water Gap

    National Recreation Area NJ,PA

More Things To Do

Group of people looking and pointing upward

What is it? Birdwatchers at Kittatinny Point.

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Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area is a unit of the National Park Service specifically intended for recreation, including activities such as ice and rock climbing, radio airplane flying, snowshoeing and cross country skiing, horseback riding, and bird and eagle watching.

Bird & Eagle Watch

Watch Model Airplanes Flying

Ice & Rock Climb

Crosscountry Ski or Snowshoe

Ride or Drive your Horse


National Parks on the Delaware

Nearby Natural Places

Nearby Historical Places

Nearby Tourist Attractions

Did You Know?


... that the Appalachian Trail (AT) runs more than 25 miles through Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. The AT crosses the Delaware River and the Water Gap on a walkway on the Interstate-80 bridge. With bus service to New York and Philadelphia nearby, a hike on the AT is only a ride and a backpack away! More...