• The snowy Delaware River

    Delaware Water Gap

    National Recreation Area NJ,PA

Things To Do

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Are you curious about nature? Would you like to see artisans at work, or visit historical sites? How about a scenic hike or a bike ride? The national recreation area is a great place to explore and discover new wonders. Ask at visitor centers about ranger-led activities and junior ranger programs.

Events and Programs

Hike

Bike

Paddle (canoe, kayak, raft, or tube)

Swim

Picnic

Camp

Take a Scenic Drive

Explore History

Fish

Boat

Hunt

More to do Outdoors

Did You Know?

A ranger testing water quality in a stream.

... that the Middle Delaware River exceeds ordinary federal standards for clean water. Because of this, special higher standards have been set for the river, so it does not "deteriorate" to being just "clean enough." The river in this park is, and will remain, truly "cleaner than clean." More...