• Fulmer Falls at George W. Childs Park

    Delaware Water Gap

    National Recreation Area NJ,PA

Road Closures

Temporary closured will be listed in the alert section (red tab above).

 

REOCCURING CLOSURES

The bridge at DIngmans Ferry is closed one week during mid-September for yearly inspection and maintenance.

The park may close River Road between Shawnee-on-Delaware and Bushkill, PA, during incliment weather and during the spring amphibian migration.

The cliff face of Mt. Minsi, PA, from Arrow Island to Point of Gap Overlooks may be closed from spring to early August due to the nesting of peregrine falcons. The Appalachian Trail remains open during this time, but spur trails on Mt. Minsi will be closed.

Johnny Bee Road to Dingmans Falls is closed to vehicle traffic with the onset of snow and icy conditions.

Following severe winter events, Old Mine Road fromWorthington State Forest to Millbrook Village, NJ, will be closed until the road has been plowed.

Blue Mt. Lakes Road beyond the Blue Mt. Lakes parking lot is closed to vehicle traffic with the first snowfall of winter.

LONG TERM CLOSURES

Boat launch at Kittatinny Point NJ (canoe access is open.)

Thunder Mt. Access, NJ

All Park Caves

 

USUAL SEASONAL CLOSURES

SPRING:
Annual Amphibian Migration Closures along River Road PA. These closures occcur typically in early Spring, even if there is still some snow on the ground. Posted under News Releases when applicable. More on amphibian migration closures
SUMMER:
The cliff face of Mt. Minsi PA from Arrow Island to Point of Gap Overlooks may close in spring until early August due to the nesting of peregrine falcons. The Appalachian Trail remains open during this time, but spur trails on Mt. Minsi will be closed. | Bird and Eagle watching
FALL:
Dingmans Ferry Bridge usually closes for annual inspection and repairs for a week in early or late summer. | More about this historic bridge
WINTER:
Johnny Bee Road to Dingmans Falls is closed with the onset of icy conditions in winter. Due to the shortened periods of sunlight in the ravine this may occur when conditions along Route 209 do not seem icy
Following heavy snowfall, River Road PA, and Old Mine Road from Worthington State Forest NJ to Millbrook Village NJ may be closed. (Directions to Millbrook through Blairstown)
Blue Mt. Lakes Road beyond the Blue Mt. Lakes parking lot is closed with the first snowfall of winter. Crosscountry skiers may thus use the road from that point, as well as the Blue Mt. Lakes trails, for skiing.

 
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