A Gap in the Urban Map

Situated within the most densely populated region of the United States, Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area provides a unique opportunity to experience tranquil landscapes, rich human history, and striking scenery along 40 miles of the longest free-flowing river east of the Mississippi. The park offers year-round recreation including hiking, paddling, fishing, and hunting.

The Delaware River stretches for miles into the distance as seen from Mount Tammany
Top Ten Tips for Visiting the Park

These are our Top Ten Tips for a great visit to Delaware Water Gap NRA. Photo Courtesy Charlie Fineran

The Delaware Water Gap with Mount Tammany (left) and Mount Minsi (right)
Places to Go

Click here for information about specific places in the park, such as hiking trails, swim beaches, or waterfall sites.

View of Mount Minsi, Pennsylvania as seen from Mount Tammany in New Jersey
Things to do

Are you looking to meditate, hike, fish, hunt, or just explore nature? Click here for a list of things to do during your visit.

Last updated: February 2, 2024

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Mailing Address:

Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area
P.O. Box 2

Bushkill, PA 18324


570 426-2452

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