The Best Camping in Lewes

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Top camping spots in and near Lewes

  • Lewes, Delaware

    Camp at Cape Henlopen State Park

    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, c...
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  • Bethany Beach, Delaware

    Camp at Delaware Seashore State Park

    4.0
    Delaware Seashore State Park offers stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean to the east, and Rehoboth and Indian River Bays to the west. the campground is located beside the iconic Indian River Inlet Bridge, only a short walk from the beach. Be sure to visit the Indian River Life-Saving Station, a h...
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  • Georgetown, Delaware

    Camp at Redden State Forest

    3.5
    Redden State Forest, located in central Sussex county, is Delaware's largest state forest with over 12,400 acres. The forest offers 44 miles of trails for hiking, biking, and bird watching.  A limited number primitive campsites are available for no charge. Reservations are required, and the maxim...
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  • Laurel, Delaware

    Camp at Trap Pond State Park

    Camp within the enchanting forest of Trap Pond State Park and explore the northernmost natural grove of baldcypress trees on the east coast. Be sure to take out a kayak or canoe and paddle among the ancient baldcypress swamp to discover native birds, turtles, wildflowers, and other incredible spe...
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  • Harrington, Delaware

    Camp at Killens Pond State Park

    The Killens Pond Campground is tucked in a section of forest overlooking the 66-acre millpond. During your stay, you can explore the woodland trails, grassy fields, disc golf course, game courts, ball fields, picnic areas, water park and the nature center. Be sure to take a kayak out to explore t...
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  • Berlin, Maryland

    Camping at Assateague

    4.7
    This is the perfect getaway if you are on the East Coast! Assateague Island is a 37-mile long barrier island along the coasts of Maryland and Virginia that is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean on the east and the Sinepuxent Bay on the west. The state and national parks offer the chance to explore ...
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  • Woodbine, New Jersey

    Camp at Belleplain State Forest

    4.0
    A fun place for all things nature, from a easy nature walk to camping! Entrance fees are charged per vehicle from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day. Lake Nummy is available for swimmers. There are picnic tables and grills and a concession stand (open in summer) on the beach. Camping is open a...
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  • Berlin, Maryland

    Camp at Assateague Island National Seashore

    This an absolute must for anyone looking for a beach getaway. There are beautiful white beaches, marshes, and a dark night sky to see the Milky Way. However, to secure a camping spot in the National Seashore can be difficult if you want to do it during the prime months. A disclaimer from their we...
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  • Berlin, Maryland

    Assateague Island Trail

    9.62 mi / 151 ft gain
    Assateague Island Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you past scenic surroundings located near Ocean City, Maryland.
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  • Ridgely, Maryland

    Pee Wee's and Tuckahoe Valley Loop Trail

    9.41 mi / 413 ft gain
    Pee Wee's and Tuckahoe Valley Loop Trail is a loop trail that takes you through a nice forest located near Ridgely, Maryland.
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  • Smyrna, Delaware

    Hike Tybout Tract Trail

    1.9 mi / 22 ft gain
    Tybout Tract Trail is a 1.9 mile loop hike where you may see beautiful wild flowers located near Townsend, Delaware.
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  • Smyrna, Delaware

    Hike Tybout Tract Blue Trail

    4.5 mi / 62 ft gain
    Tybout Tract Blue Trail is a 4.5 mile loop hike where you may see beautiful wild flowers located near Clayton, Delaware.
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