• Fulmer Falls at George W. Childs Park

    Delaware Water Gap

    National Recreation Area NJ,PA


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?

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...