Call (570) 426-2440 for more information about permits. Permits are necessary for the following activities:
If your activity does not fall within these categories, please contact the recreation area with questions about your intended use of the park:
Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area
Did You Know?
... chief causes of water fatalities on the Delaware River are: (1) swimming without a lifejacket (PFD); (2) trying to swim across the river; and (3) swimming after drinking alcohol. Wear a pfd on and in the river. Swim at lifeguarded beaches. NEVER TRY TO SWIM ACROSS THE RIVER! More...