Current Conditions

Park Closure

  

  • Smithfield Beach and McDade Recreational Trail Closure

    Smithfield Beach, and the McDade Trail through that area, will be closed Monday-Friday until further notice for pavement improvements. The area will be open on weekends and holidays.

Information

  • Park Visitor Sites are Reaching Maximum Capacity Early in the Day

    On weekends, high use visitation areas such as swim beaches, visitor centers, and water falls reach parking capacity by 10:00 am causing up to 90-minute wait times and temporary area closures. Please plan accordingly and have alternate plans.

  • Dingmans Falls Visitor Center is Closed to RVs and Trailers on Weekends, and holidays.

    Due to the heavy volume of traffic and long wait times, Dingmans Falls Visitor Center is closed to recreational vehicles and trailers on both weekends and holidays.

  • Pavement Along Parts of Old Mine Road is Rough and Pitted Due to Storm Damage

    The pavement along Old Mine Road between Flatbrookville and Worthington State Forest is rough and pitted due to storm damage. Drive slowly and use caution.


Seasonal Road Closures

  • Blue Mountain Lakes Road (in New Jersey) above the Blue Mountain Lakes trailhead parking area – closed January 1 until snow has melted in the spring (usually mid-April)
  • Skyline Drive (in New Jersey) – closed January 1 until snow has melted in the spring (usually mid-April)
  • Access road to Dingmans Falls (in Pennsylvania) parking area – closed at first significant snowfall until snow has melted in the spring (usually mid-April)
  • Hialeah Picnic Area – closed at first significant snowfall until snow has melted in the spring (usually mid-April)
  • George W. Childs Park – closed at first significant snowfall until snow has melted in the spring (usually mid-April)

For more info visit the park website:  Delaware Water Gap NRA

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