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

    Lower Delaware

    National Wild and Scenic River PA,NJ

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
ϑ hike and bike the scenic towpath along the river
ϑ hike in natural areas
ϑ visit historic towns along the river

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?

Markers in the ground in the oval shape of a  Native American longhouse

... the banks of the Middle Delaware River have been a home to people for 10,000 years. Such abundant archeological evidence exists of Native American habitation along the river that a 1,300-acre parcel on the Middle Delaware near Milford PA has been designated Minisink National Archeological Site. More...