• 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 »

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?

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...