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Bushkill in Pike County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Delaware Water Gap

Smithfield Beach

 
 
Delaware Water Gap Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 2, 2015
1. Delaware Water Gap Marker
Inscription. Welcome to Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. This unit of the National Park system stretches along both sides of the middle Delaware River for 40 miles from Milford in the north to the scenic Water Gap in the south. The park has places to boat, fish, swim, camp, hike, and sightsee. Visitor centers are open at Kittatinny Point just off Interstate 80 at the Water Gap in New Jersey and in season at Dingmans Falls and at Bushkill on the Pennsylvania side.
 
Erected by National Park Service-United States Department of the Interior.
 
Location. 41° 1.741′ N, 75° 3.154′ W. Marker is in Bushkill, Pennsylvania, in Pike County. Marker is on River Road (CR 2028). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bushkill PA 18324, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. This National Park Is Our Home (here, next to this marker); Wild & Scenic River (here, next to this marker); Smithfield Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Old Mine Road (approx. 1.4 miles away in New Jersey); Nicholas Depuy (approx. 3.1 miles away); Dutch Settlers
Delaware Water Gap Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 2, 2015
2. Delaware Water Gap Marker
(approx. 3.1 miles away); Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area (approx. 3.4 miles away); Fort Hyndshaw (approx. 4.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bushkill.
 
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Delaware Water Gap-Smithfield Beach image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 2, 2015
3. Delaware Water Gap-Smithfield Beach
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 157 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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