Valley View Group Campground comprises five primitive group campsites nestled along the Delaware River located within the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. Its close proximity to the Delaware River allows campers to enjoy the peacefulness of nature with easy access to outdoor recreational opportunities. Each of the five 5 campsites include a fire ring, picnic tables, bear proof trash containers, bear proof storage lockers, and vault toilets. Each site can host a minimum group size of five and up to 25 people.
Campers can access Valley View Campground in two ways: by vehicle down a short gravel roadway from Route 209 or by paddling in by boat on the Delaware River. Once you reach the shore line for Valley View Campground there is short path that will lead you from the riverbank up to the campsite area. Along with the seclusion of your campsite there is a common area centrally located with benches and a flag pole. This area is great to mingle or conduct group activities.
Pets are not permitted at Valley View Campground. The use or possession of alcoholic beverages is prohibited. Quiet hours begin at 10:00 a.m. and end at 6:00 p.m.
Campers can access Valley View Campground by vehicle or by paddling in on canoes or kayaks.
The use or possession of acoholic beverages is prohibitted.
Pets are prohibited. Only bona fide service animals are welcome. Groups violating these rules will have their group camping privileges revoked and must leave the camping area immediately.
Dead and Down Wood Only. The destruction or defacing of any trees or shrubs is prohibited. Firewood may be gathered from dead and down wood in the vicinity of the campground.
Chainsaws Prohibited. The use of a chainsaw to make firewood is prohibited.
Do Not Bring Firewood! Due to possible infestation of firewood, it is prohibited to bring firewood into the park.
Generators Prohibited. The use of a generator is prohibited.
Check in/Check out. Check in time is 12pm. Checkout time is 11am.
Quiet hours. Quiet hours are from 10:00pm until 6:00am.
Keep the beach area clear from boat congestion. Please take your boats to your assigned site for the duration of your stay.
Located along the Delaware River, Valley View Campground is a flat camping area sprawled out beneath the shaded canopy of the hardwood trees.
Nearby attractions include:
An approximately 2/10 of a mile (.3 km) stroll up the gravel driveway from the campsites you will find the McDade Recreation Trail. The McDade Trail is a hiking and biking trail. The McDade Recreational Trail (MRT) is a packed gravel path that parallels the Delaware River on the Pennsylvania side of the park for 32 miles (51 km).
A Lifejacket Can't Save Anyone If All People Onboard Don't Wear One
Some helpful tips when it comes to any incident on the Delaware river during your visit:
For campground inquiries, please call: 570-426-2452