• Aqueduct and towpath, Delaware Canal (Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor)photo credit

    Lower Delaware

    National Wild and Scenic River PA,NJ

Frequently Asked Questions

Where exactly did Washington cross the Delaware?

Is Pennsylvania Dutch Country nearby?

What kind of fish are in the river?
Please link to the park bulletin at the right (pdf file) for a gallery of common fishes.

Did You Know?

A ranger takes a water sample from a creek

... that by the time the Delaware River reaches its estuary, nearly 10% of the nation's population has tapped into it. Tinicum Creek has such high water quality that it is home to several rare species of plants and animals. Sections of the Delaware actually exceed federal standards for clean water. More...