• 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.

Group Facilities: Programs and Overnights

PHOTO: James L. Bauer

Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC) offers residential programs for groups and families. A former honeymoon resort, the facility has cabins (left) and yurts for families and groups participating in programs, as well as activities, hiking trails, food, and a store.
Map of PEEC's Hiking Trails


Mohican Outdoor Center, a facility of the
Appalachian Mountain Club (AMC) is located less than 1/2 mile off the Appalachian Trial in New Jersey.


Group Campsites

Rivers Bend Group Campsites NJ can be reserved through the park for camping groups.

Valley View Group Campsites PA can be reserved through the park for camping groups or families with 5 persons or more.

Did You Know?

A bear peeking out from cornstalks.

... that Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area is home to hundreds of black bears. The bears are usually peaceful, but they are still large, wild animals that can maul a person. Don't approach or annoy bears! Don't let your dog chase a mother bear or her cubs! NEVER FEED A BEAR! More...