Eating & Sleeping

tent nestled amoung trees
Are you looking to camp? The park has great opportunities for camping. Please take time to educate yourself on what is available and the rules for visiting these areas. We want you to have a safe and memorable visit.

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Parking your car overnight? Start Here!

If you are going to park your car overnight in any of the Delaware river or Appalachian Trail (AT) access parking lots for authorized activities such as Appalachian Trail overnight camping, or river trips lasting more than one day, you must register personal information with the park Emergency Operations office.

This allows our law enforcement rangers to better assist you in the event of an emergency. Your safety is our top priority. Proper planning is your best way to have a safe and memorable camping experience. Help us to be there for you.

Register Your Vehicle Information Here for Overnight Camping

If you are unable to use our registration system, please call the park Emergency Operations office at: 570-426-2457. (Note: This line is monitored 24/7 and should only be used when unable to register online)

The park superintendant has directed that those who are parked or at a location past regular visiting hours must be, as stated in the Superintendent's Compendium of Park Regulationsengaged in activities associated with authorized overnight trips on the Appalachain Trail (AT) or Delaware River, or engaged in hunting or fishing in accordance with federal and state law.” Educate yourself on the specific requirements related to overnight stays in the park prior to your trip to avoid any problems.


Camping is only permitted in designated locations. The park offers several different types of campsites.

Campsite Types

More Information on Camping

Camping outside the park in New Jersey
Camping outside the park in Pennsylvania

Lodging and Eating

Mohican Outdoor Center, cabins with bunk space located along the Appalachian Trail; limited meal service

More Information on Dining in the Area

The links below will take you to tourism websites for New Jersey's Skylands Region, and the Poconos of Pennsylvania. The area around the park might be appear rural, but the variety of local dining allows for a world of flavor right at our doorstep. From traditional American cuisine to the finest Asian, Indian, and Spanish food anywhere, we have it all here for you to enjoy. Take a moment to find the taste that's right for you! Bon Appetit.

New Jersey Dining Information

Outside the park in New Jersey
Dining in North West New Jersey

Pennsylvania Dining Information

Outside the park in Pennsylvania
Dining in the Poconos

Last updated: June 10, 2021

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Mailing Address:

1978 River Road
Bushkill, PA 18324


(570) 426-2452

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