Delaware State Forest

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Delaware Maps

Detailed maps can help you plan your trip. Download the public use map and other trail and recreational activity maps.


Delaware State Forest totals 83,519 acres in Pike, Monroe, Northampton, and Carbon counties. Named for the Delaware River, the forest is characteristic of the Pocono region, with remote glacial lakes and bogs rich with plants, wildlife and scenic beauty.  

2017 District Management Activity Plan
The district management activity plan is ready and available for public questions and/or feedback. View it here.

Pecks Pond Update
Find out more about the ongoing work at Pecks Pond here. View a map of the pond weed management area here.  
Maple Run Trail System Closure
Maple Run Trail System will be closed to thru traffic from July 17, 2017 until October 30, 2017. The Trail System will be open for use but not for thru traffic while three culverts are replaced with open arch structures.  
Five Mile Meadow Road Closure 
Five Mile Meadow Road will be closed to thru traffic from July 17, 2017 until October 30, 2017. The road will be open for use but not open to thru traffic while two culvert crossings are replaced with open arch structures. 

Don't Move Firewood
To help protect the forest from invasive insects that can kill trees and devastate the ecosystem, please do not transport firewood over long distances. Firewood can harbor insects such as emerald ash borer. Cut or purchase your firewood where you intend to burn it.