• The Upper Delaware's mild rapids and quiet pools are ideal for canoeing, kayaking, or rafting.

    Upper Delaware

    Scenic & Recreational River NY,PA

Places

Prehistoric archaeological sites, historic architecture, and historic engineering and industrial sites are all abundant in the Upper Delaware Valley.

Portions of the D & H Canal, including the Delaware Aqueduct, were designated a National Historic Landmark in 1968. The Delaware Aqueduct is also designated a National Civil Engineering Landmark.

 
The Corwin Farm sits nestled between the Delaware and Hudson Canal and the Delaware River
The Corwin Farm, a canal era farmstead, is now a National Park Service ranger station.
National Park Service

Did You Know?

Zane Grey looking into a canyon

Prolific western author Zane Grey lived in Lackawaxen, Pennsylvania from 1905-1918. He began his writing career relating stories of his experiences fishing along the Upper Delaware River. Lackawaxen always held a special place in his memories, and was chosen as the site of his final resting place.