• 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.

Plane

Plane
Several major airports serve this area:
Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE) Allentown/Bethlehem PA, 65 miles southwest
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport (AVP) Avoca PA, 65 miles west of the park
Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) Newark NJ, 70 miles east
Private planes/Local Airports:
Pocono Mountains Municipal Airport
Blairstown Airport

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...