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Cape Henlopen State Park, Lewes

4.7
#1 of 75 in Parks in Delaware
Must see · Beach · State Park
With a 24-hour fishing pier and nearby campgrounds, Cape Henlopen State Park attracts seaside nature enthusiasts. The rest of the park has set hours, morning to sunset, for activities like playing disc golf, horseback riding, kayaking, and swimming. Head to the northern beach, which features a modern bathhouse with showers, changing rooms, and a snack bar. You can also explore the park on one of the many bicycle and walking paths. If you'd like to get up close to local fish and learn more about the park's habitats, stop by the Seaside Nature Center. Entrance to the park is free in the off-season, and a fee is charged per vehicle during the peak summer months. Plan to see Cape Henlopen State Park and other attractions that appeal to you using our Lewes trip itinerary planner.
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  • Awesome park with biking/hiking trails, great tent camping and beaches. You can take your dogs to the beach at Herring Point (on leash), and on most trails. Absolutely fantastic park.  more »
  • If you have kids and want a really fun fishing day head to Delaware’s Cape Henlopen State Park Fishing Pier. $10 for car/truck non-Delaware residents. The park gets crowded so go early or late...  more »
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