• 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.

  • River Road Closure

    Starting on Monday, September 8, River Road will be closed from Park Headquarters to Smithfield Beach while contractors complete pavement repairs. Access to Smithfield Beach will still be possible. More »

  • Dingmans Falls Area and Road Closed

    Dingmans Falls Visitor Center, the boardwalk trail to the falls, and the access road will be closed through September as repairs to the road are made. We anticipate the area reopening in October.

Pocono Environmental Ed Ctr. PA (PEEC)

POCONO ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION CENTER
GPS 41.170826 -74.913303
Phone: (570) 828-2319
 

Hiking

A variety of hiking trails are open to the public; these are listed briefly in the park bulletin at the right (pdf). PEEC's visitor center and PEEC's website have trail maps and additional information on the trails.

National Park Service map of trails at PEEC (Also shows automobile access to PEEC)

 

Other Activities

PEEC offers many different residential programs and weekend workshops are offered for groups and families. Throughout the summer, PEEC's naturalists offer weekend afternoon programs. For workshop topics and additional information, visit PEEC's website, or contact PEEC:

PEEC
RD 2 Box 1010
Dingmans Ferry PA 18328
or call (570) 828-2319

Directions to PEEC

Did You Know?

A small steamboat passing a beach with rowboats

... that a century before this recreation area was formed, the Delaware Water Gap was touted as a Wonder of the World, and drew vacationers via rail lines from Philadelphia and New York City. There were trails to stroll, verandas for viewing the gap, and a steamboat for moonlight cruises. More...