Delaware Water Gap


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Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Delaware Water Gap

(dĕl`əwâr, –wər), scenic gorge, 2 mi (3.2 km) long, cut by the Delaware River through Kittatinny Mt., on the N.J.–Pa. line; located in a mountain resort area around Stroudsburg, Pa. The gap, parts of wooded Kittatinny Mt., several islands, and c.40 mi (64 km) of river bank (the Delaware National Scenic River) are included in Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area (see National Parks and MonumentsNational Parks and Monuments

National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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A trackway of a horseshoe crab was found in the Bloomsburg Red Beds at Buttermilk Falls in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area of northwestern New Jersey (41[degrees]08'05" latitude, 74[degrees]53'11" longitude, Fig.
The project team also conducted early coordination with NPS regarding the boundaries and regional significance of the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area.
The latter lawsuit alleged the National Park Service, which manages the national recreation area, did not follow the correct procedures before allowing the hunt to take place in the Delaware Water Gap.
Students will better understand the change in the artist's work if they compare some of his paintings of the Delaware Water Gap four years earlier with the one reproduced here.
It was the warmth and airiness of the stone and hand-split cedar shingled cottage, and its expansive surroundings that attracted Freddie to the spot near the Delaware Water Gap.
Situated on 423 hilltop acres adjacent to Blairstown in one of New Jersey's most scenic counties, Blair is just 10 minutes from the Appalachian Trail and the Delaware Water Gap, only 60 miles from New York City, and 2 hours from Philadelphia.
Within Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, two pair have been observed defending natural high-cliff nesting territories.
A series of historic homes in Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area is now being used as artist housing, studios, and retail space at the Peters Valley Craft Center, which occupies the buildings for free in exchange for performing regular maintenance.
In my own state of Pennsylvania, there is a stretch of Route 611 that runs through the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area.
The Delaware Water Gap is on the point where the Delaware River cuts through the Appalachian Mountains on its way to the sea.
He has found ancient oak forests growing along the bluff line at the Delaware Water Gap in northern New Jersey, trees that were already mature during America's westward expansion.
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