Paddlers slip down the river between low forested mountains; anglers wade the trout streams; hikers scan the valley from the ridge or peer into the 1000-foot-deep Water Gap. The valley has known human hand and voice for 10,000 years. Floodplains nourished the Native farmer; waterfalls drew the Victorian vacationer. Today, a 70,000-acre park welcomes those who seek the outdoors close to home. Read More
The River, the Valley, and You
Mountains in Progress
The Delaware Water Gap is still forming today, a testament to the power of flowing water.
Historic roads and structures provide insights into a previous way of life
Hiking The Appalachian Trail
Trek 28 miles of the Appalachian Trail along the "endless mountain - the Kittatinny Ridge