• 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.

  • Dingmans Falls Area and Road Closed

    Dingmans Falls Visitor Center, the boardwalk trail to the falls, and the access road are closed through while repairs to the road are made. We anticipate the area reopening in mid-November.

Other Park Trails

Two horses peering over a fence.
Two residents of Conashaugh Ridge exchange trail tips.

Trails for Horsebackriding and for Hiking

Upper Ridge Road Trail | Directions
Length: 2.5 mile, one-way
Difficulty: Moderate
Elevation change: 197 feet
Trailhead location: Jager Road
Description: Take your horse for a walk on the Upper Ridge Road trail.
Hiking Safety

Conashaugh View Trail | Directions
Length: 9.0 mile, altogether
Difficulty: Easy (for horses)/Moderate-Difficult (for hikers)
Elevation change:
Trailhead location
: Conashaugh Horse Trailer lot
Brochure: Conashaugh and Upper Ridge Rd. Trail bulletin
Description: Conashaugh View Trail offers 9 miles of trail for hikers and for horseback riders with their own horses. Hikers are permitted on these trails also. Hikers should be alert to, and yield to, riders. Bicycles and motorized vehicles are NOT permitted. Please protect the environment by riding and hiking only on the marked trails, and crossing streams only on the bridges.
Hiking Safety

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...