A variety of in-depth information about the park is available on the
History & Culture and Nature & Science pages.

Many of these features were first published in the park's interpretive newletter, Spanning the Gap. Use the Quick Index for Spanning the Gap or index or the search engine at the top left to find material.


This park's junior ranger program can be used by school groups. For a Junior Park Ranger Activity Booklet, contact the park. Students can also become Webrangers with the National Park Service's on line junior ranger program.

Park Bookstore

The park's bookstores are operated by Eastern National. Eastern National has also published several works specifically on this park.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1978 River Road
Bushkill, PA 18324


(570) 426-2452
This is the official telephone contact number for the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. This telephone is monitored during business hours, from Monday to Friday, 8:00 am to 4: 30 pm. Calls received after those times, will be reviewed the next available business day.

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