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Trail Section: Wy Hit Tuk Park – Theodore Roosevelt Recreation Area

Status: Obstruction within trail section, see description

Distance: 3.4

CLOSURE at Day Use Recreation Areas at Theodore Roosevelt (MILE 53.1). This site will remain closed due to ongoing cleanup efforts. Keep alert for heavy equipment and closures.

12/10/2021 Update: If you plan to use the Delaware Canal region of the D&L Trail it is highly advised that you use caution between Easton (MP 58.89) and Point Pleasant, Lock 14 (MP32.3) keeping alert for trail damage or debris. The towpath is closed in the area of Upper Black Eddy (MP 43) due to a bank collapse/washout to the river and Lumberville (MP 31) for the emergency removal of the Lumberville Aqueduct. Areas of SR 611 and River Road (RT 32) are washed out leaving areas inaccessible. The Day Use Recreation Areas at Theodore Roosevelt (MP 53.1) will remain closed due to ongoing cleanup efforts. Keep alert for heavy equipment canal dredging closures. Heed all signs for road and towpath closures. Traveling by car near the park may be difficult to navigate. Check back for status updates.

This section of trail connects Northampton County’s Wy-Hit-Tuk Park to Theodore Roosevelt Recreation Area. The D&L Trail passes the town of Raubsville (there are stairs that you have to go over when crossing Raubsville Rd) and Lock 23 (Raubsville Lock) and Lock 22 (Groundhog Lock) through this section. This section is part of over 50 miles of the D&L Trail designated as National Recreation Trail within Delaware Canal State Park from Easton to Bristol near Philadelphia. For more information specific to the D&L Trail along the Delaware Canal please refer to the Delaware Canal State Park and Friends of the Delaware Canal websites.

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Delaware Canal State Park

The Delaware Canal is the only remaining continuously intact canal of the great towpath canal building era of the early and mid-19th century. Mule- drawn canal boat rides and the Lock Tender’s House Visitor Center are at New Hope. Paralleling... More

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