Along the way, you’ll have the opportunity to encounter a variety of gorgeous greenery including rhododendron shrubs and hemlock trees. Where the boardwalk ends, the stairs begin and if you’re up for the climb, a view from the top of the stairs offers visitors a bird’s eye perspective on the falls.
The cascade gracefully drops 80 feet through a narrow chute. Past Silverthread Falls, the trail winds through rhododendron shrubs and by tall hemlock trees, a short distance to the waterfall. The boardwalk ends at the base of Dingmans Falls, the second highest waterfall in Pennsylvania with a plunge of feet. Sep 23, One Hike, Two Incredible Waterfalls. You can’t see all 67, acres of the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area in one visit, but the Dingmans Falls Visitor Center can help you hit two of the park’s most popular waterfalls, all in one easy hike.
The center serves as the trailhead for the Dingmans Creek Trail. On your trek, you’ll marvel at Silverthread Falls, an foot cascade Estimated Reading Time: 1 min. The Dingmans Creek Trail is an adventure.
From the walking bridge over Dingmans Creek to the wooden and Trex walkways and rustic benches along the way. The Dingmans Creek Trail is a great place to get away, under a canopy of hemlock and hardwood trees. This trail has benches at multiple locations along the trail where you can sit and enjoy.
Feb 09, Explore the most popular trails in my list Dingman falls with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you. Jun 25, Dingmans Falls Visitor Center opens for the season in late May and runs through the end of September, so keep that in mind when planning your trip. For more information, including Visitor Center hours and directions, click here.
Dingmans Falls is only one of the many Pennsylvania waterfalls that can be seen without having to embark on a hike.