Valley View Group Campground

Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area

Valley View Group Campground are 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. There are 5 campsites that include a fire ring, picnic tables, bear proof trash containers, bear proof storage lockers, and 4 vault toilets. Each site can host 5 to 25 people, with 5 people being the minimum to reserve a site.   

Campers can access Valley View Campground in two ways. By vehcle down a short gravel roadway from route 209. Or campers can paddle 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. Quite hours begin at 10am until 6am. 

Need to Know

Natural Features

Located along the Delaware River, Valley View Campground is a flat camping area sprawled out beneth the shaded canopy of the hardwood trees. 

Nearby Attractions

Nearby attractions include:


An approximately 2/10 of a mile stroll up the gravel driveway from the campsites you will find the McDade Recreation Trail. The McDade Trail is a hiiking 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. Click the link below for more information on the McDade Trail.  

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:

Contact Information

Phone Number

For campground inquiries, please call: 570-426-2452

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