• 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.

Peters Valley Craft Center NJ

Peters Valley Craft Center
GPS 41.196183 -74.851083

Peters Valley Craft Center fosters and promotes public interest in traditional and contemporary handcrafts through on-site demonstrations and instruction. Peters Valley serves as an art center for contemporary crafts, offers residencies, education programs, public activities and event and retail sales. The center is located on Route 615 and Kuhn Road near Layton, NJ. A self-guided studio tour is available on weekends June through August.

The Craft Store and Gallery are open year-round; for hours and upcoming shows, call (973) 948-5202.

The center holds a Craft Fair on the last full weekend of September at the Sussex County Fairgrounds, which is east of the park in Augusta NJ.

For more information, write:

Peters Valley Craft Center
19 Kuhn Road
Layton, NJ 07851
or call (973) 948-5200.

Did You Know?

Sketch of a dam with forests on the river banks.

... that the reservoir of the proposed Tocks Island Dam would have inundated 30 miles of the Delaware River and 30,000 acres of its river valley (now part of Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area.) The defeat of the dam was an early victory of the environmental movement in this country. More...