Top Adventures in Walpack Township

  • Hike to Buttermilk Falls

    The parking lot is a big dirt lot, so if it's raining or has rained, be prepared. The immediate falls are located mere steps from the parking lot, so on holiday weekends, be prepared for crowds. But if you walk around, up the stairs and over the b...

  • Hike to Hornbeck's Creek Waterfall

    GPS Coordinates: 41.187148,-74.885454Driving Directions: From 209, enter into the Delaware Water Gap and in between the 10 and 11 mile markers you will see a sign for Hornbecks Creek with a gravel road adjacent to it. Follow the road back until yo...

    1.2 miles

  • Hike to Indian Ladder Falls Along Hornbecks Creek

    For some time, the trail was eroded above the first falls on Hornbecks Creek, not allowing hikers to access the creek's upper falls if they were coming upstream from Route 209. I am writing this in June 2017 and that is no longer the case! You can...

    2 miles 400 ft gain

  • Hike to Bushkill Falls

    Bushkill Falls offers visitors a choice of 4 different trails to explore. All trails are very well maintained, making this trip safe for the whole family.The most rewarding trail is the Red Trail. This route brings you to all 8 of Bushkill's water...

    2 miles

  • Canoe and Camp in the Delaware Water Gap

    This is one of those easy, simple and truly relaxing adventures you can embark on this summer. Thanks to outfitters such as Kittatinny Canoes you'll have everything ready for you when you arrive, minus of course your camping gear. They will pick y...

  • Kayak/Camp in the Delaware Water Gap

    Take a multi-day kayak or canoe trip in the Delaware Water Gap! Starting at the launch area at Milford Beach, you can kayak downstream in remote waters for 12-13 miles before you reach campsites for your first night of camping on the water. The ne...

    15 miles

  • Explore Dingmans Falls

    The waterfall is about 0.2 miles into the hike. I would recommend going to the very top of the biggest waterfall towards the end of the hike, there are steps leading up to it! There's also a hidden water hole at the very top of the waterfall about...

    0.4 miles

  • Hike the AT to Culvers Lookout Tower

    Start your journey in Stokes State Forest at the Culver Gap Parking Lot, located at 41.180239, -74.787954. From the parking lot, jump on over to the Appalachian Trail and hike Northbound. You know you're headed the right way if you are going away ...

    3.2 miles

  • Explore George W Child's Park

    Once parked, enter the trailhead and follow the trail down Dingmans Creek to the first set of falls. Try taking pictures from off the trail to the right of these falls. Continue on to the second waterfall and again step off the trail to take pictu...

    1.4 miles 144 ft gain

  • Camp at Dingmans Campground

    Dingmans Campground nestles into Pennsylvania's Pocono mountains. Find time for reflection during walks and hikes through the quiet forest, go fishing or explore the Delaware River by canoe or kayak, and take in the open sky from the heart of a sw...

  • Camp at Stokes State Forest

    The variety of hiking trails is a main attraction here, including a stretch of the Appalachian Trail that runs up Sunrise Mountain, and the opportunity to explore Tillman Ravine. For the same views at Sunrise Mountain without the uphill climb, the...

  • Hike the Coppermines Trail

    Start out on the Coppermines Trail (red blazes), across Old Mine Road. For a short excursion, head left on an unmarked trail for 0.2 mile to see a few small waterfalls, then turn around when the trail ends at a closed mine entrance. Continue on Co...

  • Nearby camping, hotels, and more

    • Middle Smithfield Township, Pennsylvania

      Alosa Campsites

      Overview The Alosa Campsites are boat-in only sites located on the west (Pennsylvanian) shore of the Delaware River near Bushkill, Pennsylvania. The side of the river with the campsites will be on ...

    • East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania

      Delaware Water Gap / Pocono Mountain KOA

    • Sparta, New Jersey

      Camp Lake Grinnell

      Campsite on secluded property and an extremely short walk to the lake where you can kayak (bring your own). There are horses on the property nearby and we own a restaurant where you are welcome to ...

      From $150/night

    • Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania

      Uncle Willie's

      Enjoy this campsite on our beautiful 280 acre property located near the Appalachian trail. The site is very accessible and secluded with great views and flat areas. There are small creeks and plent...

      From $100/night

    • Matamoras, Pennsylvania

      Barkley's Resort

      Spectacular one of a kind 45 acre property with the Bushkill Creek meandering throughout, offers waterfalls and rushing water wherever you look. Just minutes to the bridge to New York and I-84, als...

      From $160/night

    • Mount Bethel, Pennsylvania

      Riverhouse Farm

      Welcome! This premium site provides a unique opportunity to enjoy the wonders of nature while relaxing by the river on our 40 acre farm. Swim, kayak, canoe, inner tube, fish or just enjoy communi...

      From $120/night

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