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Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area

River Rd, Delaware Water Gap, PA 18302
+1 570-426-2452
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Incredible views, and a fun hike.

Visit a few years back.. Loved the hike to the water. The absolute best views and totally worth the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Nicholas P
Cape Coral, Florida
Beautiful, scenic area; a must visit; so much to do and see!

If you are in the area you need to stop here. They have a variety of activities for many skill... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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This 70,000-acre park is named for the point at which the Delaware River cuts through Kittatinny Mountain.
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  • Average5%
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River Rd, Delaware Water Gap, PA 18302
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Reviewed yesterday

Visit a few years back.. Loved the hike to the water. The absolute best views and totally worth the trip.

Thank Nicholas P
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in the area you need to stop here. They have a variety of activities for many skill levels. Do your research, find what you like and can do, then do it.

Thank ttiottn1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have visited it many times and never get tired of its serenity. There are so many trails of different levels with creeks and Waterfalls. Would come back in a heartbeat!!!

Thank belochka25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located next to a large river it offers all sorts of water and nature activities. Families camp out especially on long weekends and you can see people floating on the water. Grilling food, playing ball and having fun. Large area available and many partake here....More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of family activities. We went to Smithfield and Turtle beaches as well as Dingmans Falls. All were great. Suggest Dingmans Falls as an alternative to the expensive Bushkill. We only stayed briefly and when kids are older would take advantage of more local amenities...More

Thank michelskt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the "Smithfield Beach" area where we parked (Fee for parking) and started walking from there. The area is well maintained and beautiful with picnic tables and very clean bathrooms. We did some hiking but we did not go into the water because the...More

Thank Alvin C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I spent a lot of time here.. on the river and hiking. It is one of the most beautiful places I have ever been and I highly recommend a lazy trip down the river. There are some small rapids but it is a fun and...More

Thank JTT201616
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This area is just beautiful. So much to see and do that you need several visits. The trails are well kept and the waterfalls will not disappoint. We will come back in the fall for the foliage. Dingmans Falls is a super easy walk and...More

Thank Anita L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really lovely picturesque place to visit. Very easy to get to. Lakes, rivers, waterfalls etc. Clean toilets. Loved the place.

Thank MalagaBill77
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

The Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area is a great place to spend the day. The hiking is more rugged towards the southern end of the park near I-80 with terrific view of the Water Gap between PA and NJ. The Appalachian trail runs for...More

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August 31, 2017|
Response from ELFDUDE | Reviewed this property |
Edge of the woods was the outfitter we used. They were very nice and the trip was great. I recommend to get on the water early if you like to avoid the crowds!
Preetha K
August 21, 2017|
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Response from ELFDUDE | Reviewed this property |
Smithfield Beach is amazing! They have a great bike path free the beach area as well!
Janice S
August 15, 2017|
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Response from nopainjoe | Reviewed this property |
Tom is correct. There is nothing close to the trails to stay. I highly recommend Cherry Valley Manor Bed and Breakfast. About 20 minute drive to the trail. Great accommodations big breakfast to get you through the ride... More