• Activities:

    Stand Up Paddle, Cycling, Chillin, Camping, Fishing, Photography, Running, Kayaking, Swimming, Hiking, Fitness

  • Skill Level:


  • Season:

    Year Round

Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Picnic Area

Pitch your tent beside historical WWII towers at the newly renovated Cape Henlopen Campground.

Located at the point where the Delaware Bay meets the Atlantic Ocean, Cape Henlopen is a 7,000 acre park which offers a unique combination of natural wonders and cultural history. During your stay, you can swim in the ocean waves, bike through the sand dunes, fish from the Bayside fishing pier, climb historical WWII towers, and more. 

The campground is located minutes from the beach and historical sites within the park. Renovated in 2017, the campground amenities now include: 

  • 50 amp electric hook-ups

 New fire rings and 

  • Picnic tables
  • Camp store, 
  • Laundry facility
  • Pull through sites 
  • Walk-in tent sites
  • Playground
  • Drinking Water

Reservations are available online, and sites book quickly.

Pack List

  • Camping Gear
  • Beach Gear
  • Firewood
  • Flashlight
  • Bug Spray
  • Camera
  • Bikes

For more information, visit destateparks.com

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