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

    Lower Delaware

    National Wild and Scenic River PA,NJ

Motorboating

 

REGULATIONS

ϑ Valid fishing licenses are required everywhere on the Delaware River.

ϑ Special fishing regulations for the interstate waterway involving licensing, seasons, size, and creel limits should be obtained from State sources.

ϑ Proper boat registration is required.

 

MOTORBOAT ACCESS PA

Sandt's Eddy Access PA (boat launch on the Delaware River)
1 ramp, 24 parking spaces; shallow-draft light-weight fishing boats, canoes and inflatables

Frost Hollow County Park PA (picnic area with view of the Delaware River)

Easton PA

Riegelsville PA

Delaware Canal State Park, 60 miles from Easton PA to Bristol PA

Tinicum County Park, Erwinna PA
(126 acres, camping and picnic pavilions by permit, boating, fishing, hiking, events)

Nockamixon State Park PA
(1500 acre lake, boating, fishing, pool, biking, hiking, cabins and camping, youth hostel, picnic areas year-round)

New Hope PA

 

MOTORBOAT ACCESS NJ

Phillipsburg NJ

Bull's Island
(Delaware & Raritan Canal State Park NJ)

Lambertville NJ

Did You Know?

Sketch of a  hand underwater and reaching for a life vest

... the major causes of water fatalities on the Delaware River are: (1) swimming without a lifejacket (PFD); (2) trying to swim across the river; and (3) swimming after drinking lots of alcohol. Alcohol doesn't mix with boating and swimming! Don't DRINK-then-SWIM! NEVER TRY TO SWIM ACROSS A RIVER! More...