Cape Henlopen State Park, Lewes
Categories: State Parks, Beaches, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
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. Using our international travel planner, Lewes attractions like Cape Henlopen State Park can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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This a really nice family beach. To start off, a Delaware State Park, so you pay for the car load not the person. Ample parking with handicap access right on to the beach. It will get somewhat crowded... read more »
Separated from the conjested tourist beaches, this beach is great for fishing and driving your vehicle on the sand. There is a fee for non-locals, but one can ride the bike trails to the beach, for fr... read more »
Visited CHSP after Hurricane Matthew and it was spectacular. You could feel and see the power of nature in the wind and surf. This is a popular park but it is well managed and preserved. Includes many... read more »
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