• Fulmer Falls at George W. Childs Park

    Delaware Water Gap

    National Recreation Area NJ,PA

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  • 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.

  • River Road Closure

    Starting on Monday, September 8, River Road will be closed from Park Headquarters to Smithfield Beach while contractors complete pavement repairs. Access to Smithfield Beach will still be possible. More »

  • 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.

Visitor Centers and Information

Dingmans Falls Visitor Center

Dingmans Falls Visitor Center

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Pennsylvania

Dingmans Falls Visitor Center | Directions
(570) 828-6125
2014 Hours: May 10 & May 17, 10 am - 4 pm
May 23 - September 1, daily 9 am - 5 pm
October 3 - 26, weekends 9 am - 5 pm
The boardwalk trail to the falls is closed for September 2014; anticipated reopening October 2014.
Access road: Closed for repairs September 2014; anticipated reopening October 2014.
Services: Information, exhibits, brochures, ranger programs, NPS passport cancellation, America the Beautiful and park passes, restrooms, water; boardwalk trail through shaded ravine and access to Dingmans and Silverthread waterfalls

 
Narrow elevated boardwalk crossing a swampy pond

McDade Trail crosses the pond at Headquarters on a boardwalk.

Pennsylvania

Park Headquarters | Directions
(570) 426-2452
Hours: Year-round, Monday - Friday, 8 am - 4:30 pm, closed federal holidays
Services: Information, brochures, NPS passport cancellation, America the Beautiful and park passes, restrooms, water; access to the McDade Recreational Trail; wildlife viewing platforms overlooking wetlands.

 
Millbrook Village General Store

Millbrook Village General Store

Photo by Dan Mohr

New Jersey

Millbrook Village | Directions
2014 Hours Select Buildings: May 23 – August 31, Friday – Sunday, 10 am - 4 pm
Grounds open daily during daylight hours
Services: Recreated village evoking the feeling of an 19th century hamlet; costumed volunteers demonstrating period skills; information, restrooms, water, trailheads for Coventry Pond, Donkey Hollow, Pioneer, Hamilton Ridge, and Orchard trails

 
Kittatinny Point Visitor Center

Kittatinny Point Visitor Center

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New Jersey

Kittatinny Point Visitor Center | Directions
(908) 496-4458
2014 Hours: May 11 & May 18, 10 am - 4 pm
May 23 - September 1, daily 9 am - 5 pm
September 2 - October 26, Thursday - Monday 9 am - 5 pm
Services: Information, exhibits, brochures, NPS passport cancellation, America the Beautiful and park passes, restrooms, water, canoe/kayak launch; view of the Delaware Water Gap; trailhead for the Appalachian and Red Dot/Blue Blaze trails

Did You Know?

Sketch of a shiny, silvery, oval shaped fish with smallish fins

... that shad have made a comeback in the Delaware River, due to pollution control. This member of the herring family lives its adult life in the ocean, but travels up rivers and streams to spawn. Each spring, anglers follow the "shad run" up the Delaware River to catch these hard-fighting fish. More...