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Cape Henlopen State Park, Lewes

4.7
#1 of 42 in Parks in Delaware
#State Park, #Beach, #Must See
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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  • A must go to for a laid back day at the beach. Easy access to the ocean, clean sands and beautiful views.  more »
  • Cape Henlopen Park is as beautiful in the winter as in the warmer weather.... it has fantastic walking and biking paths throughout the woods. For the brave of heart you can walk along the ocean. The P...  more »
  • One of the most beautiful beaches on the planet. This park is one of the many hidden gems in the beautiful state of Delaware.  more »

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