Delaware Canal State Park


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Delaware Canal State Park


Location:Park follows the Delaware River from Easton to Bristol, paralleled by PA Routes 611 and 32.
Facilities:Picnic area, multi-use trails (60 miles), boat launch, visitor center.
Activities:Boating (electric motors only), canoeing, fishing, hiking, nature and historic programs.
Special Features:The Delaware Canal is the only remaining continuously intact remnant of the great towpath canals of the early and mid-19th century. Today, nearly all of its features remain as they were during its 100 years of commercial operation. A walk along the towpath is a trip back in history. Park contains the historic canal and towpath, shoreline, and 11 river islands.
Address:11 Lodi Hill Rd
Upper Black Eddy, PA 18972

Phone:610-982-5560
Web: www.dcnr.state.pa.us/stateparks/parks/delawarecanal.aspx
Size: 60 miles as it follows the canal.

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For more information, contact Nockamixon State Park at (215) 529-7300, or Delaware Canal State Park at (610) 982-5560.
The existing Delaware Canal Aqueduct and Tow Path Bridge are located over Brock Creek in Delaware Canal State Park, Yardley Borough.
The competitive and timed 10K and 5K course will begin at the Washington Crossing Historic Park along the towpath in Delaware Canal State Park.
Appalachian Mountain Club at Delaware Canal State Park and Nockamixon State Park - No cost activities include a bike ride and picnic; intro to family camping; kayaking; and a nature hike at Mariton Nature Preserve.
Department of Homeland Security, reviewed more than 200 project worksheets and focused on 25 large and three small projects, most of which were completed at Delaware Canal State Park.
For information, contact Nockamixon State Park at 215-529-7300, or Delaware Canal State Park at 610-982-5560.
For more information, contact Nockamixon State Park at 215-529-7300, or Delaware Canal State Park at 610-982-5560.
23, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Department of Conservation and Natural Resources and New Hope officials today gathered at the Ferry Street Bridge over the Delaware Canal to celebrate reopening the span to residents and tourists in the historic Bucks County borough, as well as visitors to adjoining Delaware Canal State Park.
For information, contact Nockamixon State Park (215) 529-7300, or Delaware Canal State Park (610) 982-5560.
April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Two officials of a company that operates a parking lot and concessions at the popular Delaware Canal State Park in Bucks County have been charged with fraud for failing to make contractual payments to the commonwealth, state Inspector General Don Patterson said today.
June 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) Secretary Michael DiBerardinis was at the Delaware Canal State Park to help celebrate the completion of the only working lock on the historic Delaware Canal.
Best, former assistant manager at Delaware Canal State Park, has been named manager at Oil Creek State Park, Venango County.

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