• Fulmer Falls at George W. Childs Park

    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 in the uniform of the French and Indian War.

... 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...