If you are coming to Milford, we recommend a number of local businesses and excursions to complete your day:

Wineries Nearby

Villa Milagro, Finesville, NJ

Alba Vineyards, Alpha, NJ

Sandcastle Winery, Erwinna, PA

Unionville Winery, Ringoes, NJ

Foodstuffs and Curiosities

Visit Bobolink Farm, an artisan cheese and bread maker on Stamets Road in Milford.

Visit Allen’s Antiques (next door). Then visit other antique stores. Then go back to Allen’s.

Exceptional raw honey from Tassot Apiaries on Rick Road in Milford.

Pick your own fruit, buy local produce at Philips Farm  on Church Road in Milford.



Walk the canal path in Upper Black Eddy. Just walk over the bridge and straight back behind Swamp’s Auto.

Rent a bike for the day from The Cycle Corner, Frenchtown, NJ (3 minutes drive: you can rent bikes and ride the scenic canal path). 908 996 7712

Walk in a boulder field in Ringing Rocks State Park, Upper Black Eddy, PA (a neat boulder field and waterfall) 5 minutes away. Thank you David Hanauer for the great site!

Hike Milford Bluffs, just 5 minutes away.

Have walk along our beautiful canal and stop for a cup of locally roasted coffee at Homestead Coffee Roasters, 1650 Bridgeton Hill Rd Upper Black Eddy, PA 18972 (just across the bridge)

Visit Dvoor Farmers Market in Flemington on Sundays.

Play frisbee golf or have a picnic in Tinicum Park, Upper Black Eddy, PA4 minutes away


Visitor Guides

Skylands Visitor Guide A superb regional area guide and tourism magazine detailing local attractions and events for Northwest NJ also known as the NJ Skylands region.

River Road Business Alliance: A new website that showcases LOCAL lodging, dining, and other points of interest along our beautiful river


Local Places to Stay

Chestnut Hill on the Delaware
Church St, Milford, NJ 08848, (908) 995-9761: It’s within walking distance from The Ship

Bridgeton House
525 River Rd., Upper Black Eddy, Pa. 18972, (610) 982-5856: It’s within walking distance from The Ship

The Frenchtown National Hotel
31 Race St  Frenchtown, NJ 08825, (908) 996-3200

The Woolverton Inn
8 Woolverton Rd, Stockton NJ, 1 (888) 264-6648: 15 minutes drive

Widow McCrea
53 Kingwood Avenue, Frenchtown, N.J. 08825: 5 minutes drive from The Ship

The Golden Pheasant

Route 32, Erwinna, PA: 10 minutes drive from The Ship.