Canoe/Kayak Liveries

Van with canoes on a trailer on a river beach
Taking out at Kittatinny Beach

Liveries bring a canoe for you to the put-in location and pick it up from you take-out location. Liveries provide paddles and life jackets. Most liveries rent canoes, kayaks, rafts, and tubes. The following liveries are permitted to operate within the recreation area:

South end of park near Interstate 80
Adventure Sports Inc, Marshalls Creek, PA
Chamberlain's Canoes, Minisink Hills, PA
Edge of the Woods Outfitters, Delaware Water Gap, PA
Shawnee River Trips, Minisink Hills PA
Delaware River Rafting & Canoeing, Delaware, NJ

Within the park
Dingmans Campground, Dingmans Ferry PA
Kittatinny Canoes, Dingmans Ferry PA

North end of park near Interstate 84
Indian Head Canoes, Barryville, NY

Other Services
Kayaks East, (guided kayak trips) East Stroudsburg, PA
Paddle-Boarding in the Poconos, (stand-up paddle board) Minisink Hills, PA 570 422-1993

More Information
Overnight camping along the river
River safety
Current river conditions

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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