Plan Your Visit
The lower Delaware River is situated within two hours drive of the New York City area, and is immediately north of Philadelphia. Along the river you can
ϑ fish, boat, and canoe
You can contact the visitor & information centers in the park for information about the park, and also for including commercial services such as restaurants and lodging.
On this website you can find information on outdoor activities in the park, and on the park's historic sites.
Did You Know?
... experienced mules did not need to be driven by someone on the towpath; they would slack off and speed up on signal from the boatman. A new mule or "greenie," though, might turn out to be a "sitdowner" -- a reaction understandable to those hiking all of the Lower Delaware River's 60-mile towpath. More...