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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). Touch 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); Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad (approx. 2.3 miles away in
Delaware Water Gap Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 3, 2015
2. Delaware Water Gap Marker
New Jersey); Slateford (approx. 2.5 miles away); Nicholas DuPuy (approx. 3.1 miles away); Daniel Brodhead (approx. 3.2 miles away); Nicholas Depuy (approx. 3.3 miles away).
 
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 was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 13, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 148 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 13, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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