Bushkill, PA 18324
Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area is a long, narrow park that sits between two major interstates, I-80 at the south and I-84 at the north. US 209 is the main north/south road through the park on the Pennsylvania side and Old Mine Road is the main north/south road though the park on the New Jersey side.
Spring: Temperatures usually range from lows of 26 F to highs of 80 F with average rainfall of 5 inches. Summer: Temperatures usually range from lows of 55 F to highs of 85 F with average rainfall of 4 inches. Fall: Temperatures usually range from lows of 30 F to highs of 83F. Fall foliage is at its peak sometime in October as daily mountain temperatures vary frequently and influence the change. Winter: Temperatures usually range from lows of 15 F to highs of 49 F.
Park Entrance Fee - $0.00
The Park does does not charge an entrance fee but does have expanded amenity fees.
Park Vehicle Season Pass - $45.00
We have season passes for $45.00 that are good for one vehicle only in this park only (DEWA); a 2nd pass for vehicles registered to same address is $25.00; a 3rd pass for vehicles registered to same address is $12.50, and 4th pass for vehicles registered to same address is $6.25. Senior and Accessible fees are 1/2 price of season passes.
Vehicle expanded amenity fee - $10.00
Daily fees are per vehicle for up to 7 adult occupants. Any additional adults are $1.00 per person. We do not charge for children 15 and younger.
McDade Trail expanded amenity fee - weekends & holidays - $10.00
Those who walk-in or bicycle-in to use the McDade Trail may do so free. If visitors park a vehicle at the fee areas to use the McDade Trail they must pay the daily fee.
Bicycle expanded amenity fee - $1.00
Those who walk or bicycle in to use the beaches are charged a fee.
Pedestrian expanded amenity fee - $1.00
Those who walk in to use the beaches are charged a fee.
Park information, exhibits, souvenir and book store, NPS passport stamp, restrooms, drinking water, view of Delaware Water Gap, Appalachian National Scenic Trail access, other trails nearby, boat launch, and canoe launch. Parking is in high demand during the spring and summer months, and can fill by 10:00 am on most weekends. Please be aware that there is also very limited RV parking at this location. Located in Columbia, NJ: GPS: 40.970188, -75.128242
Park information, exhibits, souvenir and book store, NPS passport cancellation, restrooms, drinking water, wheel chair and stroller accessible Dingmans Creek Trail to Silverthread and Dingmans Falls, guided waterfall walks. This site has limited parking. During the summer, parking can fill by 11:00 am, most weekends. Please plan your visit accordingly. There is no RV parking at this location. Some RV parking is available one mile from the visitor center, at the corner of PA Route 209, and Johnny Bee Road.
Park information, NPS passport cancellation, America the Beautiful and park passes, restrooms, drinking water, wildlife viewing platforms, McDade Recreational Trail access.
Park information, exhibits, museum shop, historic buildings and landscape, historic life-skills demonstrations, NPS passport cancellation, restrooms, trails nearby.