Fort Miles Historic Area at Cape Henlopen State Park, Lewes

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Fabulous ocean AND bay front state park with 9,000 acres of sand dunes and pinelands and great fishing, biking, hiking, camping for families and for groups, overnight facilities, meeting and conference space, accommodations for large events such as Scout Jamborees, nature programs, Armed Forces history and tours, water sports and kayaking, frisbee disc golf and more!
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  • We took the self walking tour and then the guided tour. The self tour lets you visit the living quarters of the soliders that served there during WW2. The guided tour takes you into the underground bu...  more »
  • Fort Miles takes one back to the role it played in WW II keeping an eye out for enemy ships in order that oil and other supplies could make it safely out of Delaware Bay into the Atlantic on its way t...  more »
  • We visited Fort Miles to learn more about its history and see the remnant of the fort. It's located along the Atlantic Shore and was used in WWII for defensive purposes. There are a few barracks build...  more »
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