Loop Trails for Hikers and Bikers

Loop-Trail-800For 30 miles the towpath trails of  Pennsylvania’s Delaware Canal State Park and New Jersey’s Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park parallel the Delaware River. This unusual proximity – combined with six River bridges that connect the two canals – offers especially easy and interesting trips.

  • Hike or bike one loop – or combine loops
  • Explore river towns
  • Enjoy the outdoors
  • Take in the River views
  • Immerse yourself in history
  • Have fun!

You can download a PDF of loop maps here, and to add interest to your trek, find more information on landmarks and mile markers.

PA NJ Loop Trails

You can connect to the even more extensive Delaware Canal and Delaware and Raritan Canal towpath trails, as well as the 165-mile-long D&L Trail with its terminus in Wilkes Barre, PA. For more information:

Delaware Canal State Park

Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park

Delaware and Lehigh National Heritage Corridor