Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area
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Vast forested preserve featuring hiking trails, campsites & water sports on the Delaware River.
Outdoor recreational activities include canoeing, hiking, camping, swimming, cycling, cross-country skiing, horseback riding, and picnicking. Fishing and hunting are permitted in season with valid state licenses.
Waterfalls, hiking, swimming, canoe/kayak, fishing. One of the most beautiful national recreation areas in the USA! Spectacular views too.
Bordering Milford to the south is the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. This 70,000-acre protected area contains 40 miles of the Delaware River, nine impressive waterfalls, and roughly 150 miles of trails maintained by the National Park Service, including 28 miles of the Appalachian…
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“This is the closest grocery store but it can be on the high end as far as prices go. Check out Weis if you are going to stock up for the week!”
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“Like the place your grandparents would take you in the country, good steaks and fish, lovely view.”
- 12 locals recommend
“An educational adventure of an underground mine. You get to visit two museums, go inside the mine itself, see the mining equipment, a demonstration of the drilling and blasting and the world famous fluorescent “Rainbow Tunnel””
- 5 locals recommend
“Truly a hidden gem, pun intended! This is a great place to explore on a rainy day. ”
- 8 locals recommend
“Bagels, Breakfast, Baked Goods & Lunch - Camp Umpy’s, in nearby Honesdale, PA, has an endless supply of those freshly baked goodies just waiting for you. Enjoy countless toppings and cream cheeses as well as breakfast and lunch sandwiches, salads, and more. Camp Umpy’s bakes, boils, and brews their bagels in house and offers gluten-free and low-carb options so everyone can find something to love. They also buy local from friends whenever they can and make lots of good stuff right in-house. Need to cater a special event? Camp Umpy’s has got you covered. Stop by, join the fun and become a happy camper.”
- 5 locals recommend