Delaware Canal State Park [PA]

Park Overview:

The canal towpath closely parallels the Delaware River and passes many historic homes. Six bridges over the Delaware River make loop hikes possible along canals on the New Jersey and Pennsylvania sides.

Trail Uses:Hiking, Mountain biking, X-C skiing
Dogs:Dogs on leash
Trail Miles:60 miles
Park Acreage:
Upper Black Eddy, Bucks
Park Description:

The 60-mile-long Delaware Canal towpath extends from Easton to Bristol, Pennsylvania, and has been designated a National Recreation Trail.  Once trod by mule teams pulling cargo boats along th

Trails Overview:

The towpath in Pennsylvania parallels the feeder canal of the Delaware and Raritan Canal for 30 miles.  The two trails, which are separated only by the Delaware River, are linked by six bridges. Click for map.  Consult the park's web page in Contact Information below for advisories concerning the closure of hiking areas and trails.    


There are numerous access points from Pennsylvania Routes 32 and 611.

Contact Information:Delaware Canal State Park
Region:Central Jersey
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