Upper Delaware Scenic & Recreational River, Beach Lake

#17 of 24 in Nature in Pocono Mountains Region
Must see · National Park · Hidden Gem · Water Body
A part of the National Park Service, Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River stretches 73.4 miles along the New York-Pennsylvania border. The clean water of the Delaware, the last major undammed river in the eastern United States, supports a healty ecosystem, offers family friendly river trips and is one of the finest fishing rivers in the northeastern United States.
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  • Located on NY-NJ border, to see the scenic drive you have to go from NY down to NJ direction. If not you will be inside of road and not good idea to U-turn on 2 lanes path. The section is not long...  more »
  • My husband and I drove the Upper Delaware Scenic Byway to escape and try to find a mini-vacation locally. The views from the road were beautiful and there are places to stop along the way that offer.....  more »
  • Wr kayak this (or rent a raft) every year. We usually stick with Indian Head rentals as we've always had a good experience. The river is beautiful and we usually see half eagles there.
  • Really a beautiful place. The weather is always great in the summer months and the river is never too choppy. Great place to camp out, unwind, lose your glasses in the river, puke on the way out, make friends, lose friends, plan a coup de tat, and take over the world.

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