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Stroudsburg in Monroe County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Delaware Water Gap

Point of Gap Overlook

 
 
Delaware Water Gap Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 3, 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. 40° 58.034′ N, 75° 7.316′ W. Marker is in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, in Monroe County. Marker is on North Delaware Drive (PA 611). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stroudsburg PA 18360, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kittatinny Point (approx. half a mile away in New Jersey); a different marker also named Delaware Water Gap (approx. 1.1 miles away); Shawnee-Minisink Archaeological Site (approx. 2.1 miles away); Slateford (approx. 2.5 miles away); Daniel Brodhead
Delaware Water Gap Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 3, 2015
2. Delaware Water Gap Marker
(approx. 3.2 miles away); Nicholas Depuy (approx. 3.3 miles away); Edward Marshall (approx. 3.5 miles away); Col. Jacob Stroud (approx. 3.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Stroudsburg.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
Delaware Water Gap Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 3, 2015
3. Delaware Water Gap Marker
Delaware Water Gap-Point of Gap Overlook sign image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 3, 2015
4. Delaware Water Gap-Point of Gap Overlook sign
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 120 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. 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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