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.

Traveling by Plane
Major airports are located in Allentown, PA, Wilkes Barre, PA, Newark, NJ, and New York City, NY.

Traveling by Bus
Martz-Trailways provides bus service from New York City to Delaware Water Gap, PA. Shortline provides bus service from New York City to Milford, PA. The Monroe County Transit Authority provides regular county-wide bus service. Stops are located in Delaware Water Gap, PA and Bushkill, PA.

During the summer, free bus services is provided on Saturdays and Sundays to select beaches, trailheads, and river accesses on the Pennsylvania side of the park. The shuttle will also transport bikes, canoes, and kayaks. Visit the Monroe County Transit Authority website for more information about the
transit in the park program

map of the park and surrounding area

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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