Free Outdoor Expo at Point of Gap Overlook Scheduled for July 11

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Date: July 7, 2015
Contact: Michele Kuna, Special Park Use Coordinator, (570) 426-2440

Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area Superintendent John J. Donahue announced today that an Outdoor Expo will be held in the park on Saturday, July 11, 2015 from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm at Point of Gap Overlook on Route 611 just south of the borough of Delaware Water Gap. The event is free and open to the public.  

The Outdoor Expo will highlight many of the businesses and organizations that are authorized to operate within the park and the products and services they provide.  All of the groups operate under Commercial Use Authorizations (CUA's) approved by the National Park Service. They provide guide services, education programs, instruction, and equipment rentals to park visitors for rock climbing, hiking, biking, canoeing, kayaking, and other outdoor activities. Booths will be set up offering information on the services provided by each business or organization. The event will be held rain or shine.   

The following businesses and organizations plan to participate: 

Northeast Mountain Guiding
Valley to Summit Guided Wilderness Adventures
Riverview Outdoors
Edge of the Woods Outfitters
Eastern Mountain Sports
NJ Search and Rescue
Search and Rescue of Warren County
American Hiking Guide Association
Professional Climbing Guides Association
Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics
Get Outside NJ 

For more information about the event, contact Joseph Vulpis, Expo Organizer, at (480)-274-8436 or by email at josephvulpis@yahoo.com

For information about Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area and all of its programs, services and facilities, call park headquarters at 570-426-2452 (weekdays), visit the park's website, www.nps.gov/dewa,
or follow the park on www.facebook.com/DelWaterGapNPS and www.twitter.com/DelWaterGapNPS.


 



Last updated: July 7, 2015

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