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.
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.
RIVER CONDITIONS and MAPS
Upper Delaware River
Middle Delaware River (within park)
Lower Delaware River (including Lehigh River)
Sunrise and Sunset, Moonrise and Moonset, and Twilight
from the U.S. Naval Observatory
(Under "Form A," use "Milford PA" for the north of the park or"Stroudsburg PA" for the south of the park.)
Did You Know?
... that in the 1750s, the northwest border of New Jersey (now Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area) was a frontier of the English colonies. In the French & Indian (Seven Years) War, a string of forts protected these settlements. The sites of seven of these outposts are in the park. More...