• 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.

  • Dingmans Falls Area and Road Closed

    Dingmans Falls Visitor Center, the boardwalk trail to the falls, and the access road are closed through while repairs to the road are made. We anticipate the area reopening in mid-November.

Volunteering for Partners & Cooperators

Partners and cooperating organizations of the park
in which volunteers can serve:

Interpretation of Natural History to the Public
Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC) PA

Interpretation of Cultural History to the Public
(Docents in historic houses, historic craft demonstrators)
Millbrook Village Society NJ (Millbrook Days)
Walpack Historical Society NJ (Van Campen Inn)
M.A.R.C.H. NJ (Montague Association for the Restoration of Community History)

Recreation
Mohican Outdoor Center NJ (Appalachian Mountain Club)
Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC) PA

 

Volunteering or interning directly for the park
Park Volunteer Coordinator (570) 426-2443 (e-mail)

Did You Know?

A series of arm patches

... that Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area includes lands which once belonged to 5 New Jersey boy scout camps. Private and religious camps also flourished along the riverbanks that are now part of the park at sites such as Turn Farm PA, Coppermine Inn NJ, and Coppermine Hiking Area NJ. More...