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Encyclopedia > Delaware Canal State Park

Delaware Canal State Park is located in Bucks County and Northampton County, Pennsylvania. The main attraction of the park is the Delaware Canal, the only canal remaining intact from the towpath canal-building days of the nineteenth century. The Delaware Canal runs parallel to the Delaware River between Easton and Bristol. A visitor's center is located at New Hope; park management in located in Upper Black Eddy. Within the park are two designated natural areas: Nockamixon Cliffs and River Islands. Recreational opportunities include hiking along the towpath, fishing, and canal boat rides. This article does not cite its references or sources. ... Location in the state of Pennsylvania Formed 1752 Seat Easton Area  - Total  - Water 977 km² (377 mi²) 9 km² (4 mi²) 0. ... Official language(s) None Capital Harrisburg Largest city Philadelphia Area  Ranked 33rd  - Total 46,055 sq mi (119,283 km²)  - Width 160 miles (255 km)  - Length 280 miles (455 km)  - % water 2. ... The Delaware Division of the Pennsylvania Canal runs from the Lehigh River at Easton, Pennsylvania to Bristol, Pennsylvania. ... A towpath is a road or track that runs alongside the banks of a river, canal or other inland waterway. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Channel (geography). ... The Delaware River is a river on the Atlantic coast of the United States. ... Coordinates: Country United States State Pennsylvania County Northampton Mayor Philip B. Mitman Area    - City 12. ... Bristol is a borough in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, 23 miles (37 km) northeast of Philadelphia opposite Burlington, N.J. on the Delaware River. ... New Hope, formerly Coryells Ferry, is a borough in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA. The population was 2,252 at the 2000 census. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ...


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