• Fulmer Falls at George W. Childs Park

    Delaware Water Gap

    National Recreation Area NJ,PA

Hike Our Trails

a trail in fall foliage

Autumn trail.

NPS Photo by Dan Mohr

Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area has more than 100 miles of hiking trails and roadways closed to traffic. Visitors of all ages and hiking abilities can explore our the nature an d histroy in the park.. (Driving directions via Google)

Trails at the Gap

Appalachian Trail | Backpacking the AT

Sunfish Pond/ Mt. Mohican (Raccoon Ridge)

Millbrook Area Trails

Walpack Area Trails

PEEC Trails
(Pocono Environmental Education Center)

Pennsylvania Waterfalls, Lakes & StreamsCliff Park Area Trails

McDade Trail (also for biking and XC skiing)

Other Trails

Hiking Safety

Did You Know?

Sketch of a dam with forests on the river banks.

... that the reservoir of the proposed Tocks Island Dam would have inundated 30 miles of the Delaware River and 30,000 acres of its river valley (now part of Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area.) The defeat of the dam was an early victory of the environmental movement in this country. More...