Paddling in Delaware State Parks

Choose Delaware State Parks for your next paddling adventure. Whatever your skill level, there is a state park that will serve your needs, from a serene trip around one of our beautiful millponds to a more strenuous paddle in the open waters of the Delaware Bay!

Paddling in Delaware State Parks

Park Location Miles Ease
Brandywine Creek Brandywine Creek 6-7 Easy to Moderate No
Cape Henlopen Delaware Bay 1-3 Easy to Moderate No
Delaware Seashore Coastal Bays Varies Easy to Moderate No
Killens Pond Killens Pond 2-4 Easy No
Lums Pond Lums Pond 1-7 Easy No
Trap Pond Trap Pond Variable    
*James Branch Water Trail 5
(one way)
Internediate to Advanced No
Racoon Pond Water Trail 2
(round trip)
Moderate No
Terrapin Branch Water Trail 2.8
(round trip)
Moderate No

*Special Notice: The James Branch Nature Preserve, from the Trap Pond Spillway downstream to the bridge at Hitch Pond Road, is closed until further notice.
Visitors wanting to paddle the James Branch Water Trail may put in at the Records Pond Boat Ramp and paddle upstream approximately 5 miles to Hitch Pond road. See map.

Boat Rentals

No boat? No problem! All types of paddling adventures await you, with boat rentals available by the hour or by the day, or through guided tours and excusions! Follow the links for information about fees and available options.

Brandywine Creek Rentals and excursions provided by Wilderness Canoe Trips
Cape Henlopen Canoe/Kayak rentals and excursions provided by Delaware State Parks
Delaware Seashore No rentals, but guided paddling tours and excursions are offered, led by Delaware State Parks staff
Fenwick Island Rentals and excursions provided by Coastal Kayak
Killens Pond Canoe/Kayak/Rowboat/Pedal Boat rentals provided by Delaware State Parks
Lums Pond Canoe/Kayak/Rowboat/Pedal Boat/Sailboat rentals provided by Delaware State Parks
Trap Pond Canoe/Kayak/Rowboat/Pedal Boat rentals provided by Delaware State Parks

 


Guided Paddling Trips

Are you nervous about paddling for the first time? Don't have a kayak or canoe? Perhaps you just want to paddle with a group. Join our state park staff on a guided canoe or kayak trip! Kayak excursions are offered at Trap Pond, Killens Pond, Delaware Seashore, Cape Henlopen and Brandywine Creek. Check out these upcoming paddling adventures! Please call the park to confirm scheduling and make reservations.

Sunset Kayak at Lums Pond State Park

Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 6 PM

Paddle into the sunset on a guided tour. Experience the change from day to night on the water. Suitable for beginner paddlers – instruction is provided. Rain date is the following day. Meet at the Boathouse in Area 2. $20 per person


Swamp Kayak Tour at Trap Pond State Park

Sunday, May 03, 2015 from 10:30 AM

Enjoy an easy two-hour, guided canoe trip of Trap Pond. Look for Great Blue Herons, eagles and other wildlife as we paddle along the pond’s edge. Basic instruction will be given at the beginning of the program. $15 per person


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park - Kayak Shack at the Fishing Pier

Saturday, May 09, 2015 from 10 AM

Naturalists and trained instructors lead you on an eco-tour of the lower Delaware Bay. These two-hour trips on sit-on-top kayaks are designed for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required - no flip flops! For ages 8 and older; children ages 8 to 13 must be in a tandem kayak with an adult. All children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Space is limited and pre-registration is required by calling 302-645-6852. $25 per solo kayak and $35 per tandem kayak


Kayak and Paddleboard Rentals at the Fishing Pier at Cape Henlopen State Park - Kayak Shack at the Fishing Pier

Saturday, May 09, 2015 from 12:30 PM

Sit-on-top kayaks and paddleboard rentals include PFD and paddle. All participants must have paddling experience. Secure shoes are required - no flip flops! For ages 8 and older; children ages 8-13 must be in a tandem with an adult. All children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Kayaks and paddleboards cannot be reserved. Call 302-645-6852 for information or weather conditions. $15 per person per hour


Birding by Kayak at Lums Pond State Park

Saturday, May 09, 2015 from 8 AM

Take to the water to see the amazing diversity of birds at Lums Pond. Participants must have basic kayaking skills. Meet at the Boathouse in Area 2. Pre-registration is required. Bring your binoculars. $20 per person End Box


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park - Kayak Shack at the Fishing Pier

Saturday, May 16, 2015 from 10 AM

Naturalists and trained instructors lead you on an eco-tour of the lower Delaware Bay. These two-hour trips on sit-on-top kayaks are designed for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required - no flip flops! For ages 8 and older; children ages 8 to 13 must be in a tandem kayak with an adult. All children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Space is limited and pre-registration is required by calling 302-645-6852. $25 per solo kayak and $35 per tandem kayak


Kayak and Paddleboard Rentals at the Fishing Pier at Cape Henlopen State Park - Kayak Shack at the Fishing Pier

Saturday, May 16, 2015 from 12:30 PM

Sit-on-top kayaks and paddleboard rentals include PFD and paddle. All participants must have paddling experience. Secure shoes are required - no flip flops! For ages 8 and older; children ages 8-13 must be in a tandem with an adult. All children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Kayaks and paddleboards cannot be reserved. Call 302-645-6852 for information or weather conditions. $15 per person per hour


New Moon Kayak at Lums Pond State Park

Saturday, May 16, 2015 from 7:30 PM

Enjoy an evening of kayaking underneath a full moon. Bring water and a flashlight. Participants must have basic kayak skill and be 14 or older. Rain date is the following evening. Meet at the Boathouse in Area 2. $20 per person *Venture Outdoors Fest participants paddle for free!*


Thompson Island Kayak Trip at Delaware Seashore State Park

Saturday, May 16, 2015 from 9 AM

Explore the shorelines of Thompson Island Nature Preserve while paddling a sit-on-top kayak. A park naturalist will guide participants around the preserve while identifying wildlife and discussion the native American connections to the land. Pre-registration and previous paddling experience required. Please call (302) 227-6991 to register. $40 per person. Ages 15+


Trussum Pond Kayak Trip at Trap Pond State Park

Sunday, May 17, 2015 from 10:30 AM

Enjoy paddling picturesque Trussum Pond. Discover beaver lodges and local turtles up close. Instruction will be provided. $20 per person


Twilight Pond Paddle at Trap Pond State Park

Friday, May 22, 2015 from 6 PM

Experience the evening hours of Trap Pond from a canoe. Paddle back into the swamp with a naturalist to catch a glimpse of our wildlife. $15 per person


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park - Kayak Shack at the Fishing Pier

Saturday, May 23, 2015 from 10 AM

Naturalists and trained instructors lead you on an eco-tour of the lower Delaware Bay. These two-hour trips on sit-on-top kayaks are designed for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required - no flip flops! For ages 8 and older; children ages 8 to 13 must be in a tandem kayak with an adult. All children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Space is limited and pre-registration is required by calling 302-645-6852. $25 per solo kayak and $35 per tandem kayak


Kayak and Paddleboard Rentals at the Fishing Pier at Cape Henlopen State Park - Kayak Shack at the Fishing Pier

Saturday, May 23, 2015 from 12:30 PM

Sit-on-top kayaks and paddleboard rentals include PFD and paddle. All participants must have paddling experience. Secure shoes are required - no flip flops! For ages 8 and older; children ages 8-13 must be in a tandem with an adult. All children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Kayaks and paddleboards cannot be reserved. Call 302-645-6852 for information or weather conditions. $15 per person per hour


Kayak and Paddleboard Rentals at the Fishing Pier at Cape Henlopen State Park - Kayak Shack at the Fishing Pier

Sunday, May 24, 2015 from 10 AM

Sit-on-top kayaks and paddleboard rentals include PFD and paddle. All participants must have paddling experience. Secure shoes are required - no flip flops! For ages 8 and older; children ages 8-13 must be in a tandem with an adult. All children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Kayaks and paddleboards cannot be reserved. Call 302-645-6852 for information or weather conditions. $15 per person per hour


Swamp Canoe Tour at Trap Pond State Park

Sunday, May 24, 2015 from 10:30 AM

Paddle among the cypress trees on this two-hour guided trip. Instruction provided. $15 per person


Swamp Canoe Tours at Trap Pond State Park

Sunday, May 24, 2015 from 9:00:00 AM

Enjoy an easy two-hour, guided canoe trip of Trap Pond. Look for Great Blue Herons, eagles and other wildlife as we paddle along the pond’s edge. Basic instruction will be given. $15 per person


Swamp Canoe Tour at Trap Pond State Park

Monday, May 25, 2015 from 10:30 AM

Paddle among the cypress trees on this two-hour guided trip. Instruction provided. $15 per person


Swamp Canoe Tours at Trap Pond State Park

Monday, May 25, 2015 from 9:00:00 AM

Enjoy an easy two-hour, guided canoe trip of Trap Pond. Look for Great Blue Herons, eagles and other wildlife as we paddle along the pond’s edge. Basic instruction will be given. $15 per person


Thompson Island Kayak Trip at Delaware Seashore State Park

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 from 9 AM

Explore the shorelines of Thompson Island Nature Preserve while paddling a sit-on-top kayak. A park naturalist will guide participants around the preserve while identifying wildlife and discussion the native American connections to the land. Pre-registration and previous paddling experience required. Please call (302) 227-6991 to register. $40 per person. Ages 15+


Sunset Kayak and Campfire at Lums Pond State Park

Friday, May 29, 2015 from 6:30 PM

Stick around after an evening paddle and roast marshmallows around a fire. Minors must be accompanied by an adult. Meet at the Boathouse in Area 2. Pre-registration required. $15 per non-camper; $12 per camper


Couples Kayak Trip at Killens Pond State Park - Nature Center

Friday, May 29, 2015 from 7 PM

Couples Kayak Friday, May 29 7 p.m. Enjoy a beautiful view from the pond with other active couples in the area. Whether it is your first date or your scheduled date night, you both won’t want to miss this romantic evening on the water in tandem kayaks. 18 and over $15 per couple Space is limited - please call 302-284-4299 to register


Thompson Island Kayak Trip at Delaware Seashore State Park

Sunday, May 31, 2015 from 1 PM

Explore the shorelines of Thompson Island Nature Preserve while paddling a sit-on-top kayak. A park naturalist will guide participants around the preserve while identifying wildlife and discussion the native American connections to the land. Pre-registration and previous paddling experience required. Please call (302) 227-6991 to register. $40 per person. Ages 15+


Full Moon Kayak at Lums Pond State Park

Saturday, June 06, 2015 from 8:00:00 PM

Enjoy an evening of kayaking under the moonlight. Bring water and a flashlight. Participants must have basic kayak skill and must be 14 or older. Rain date is the following evening. Meets at the boathouse in Area 2. $20 per person


Guided Canoe Trip at Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, June 13, 2015 from 9:30:00 AM

Meet at the Brandywine River Museum Each of these trips is supervised by an American Red Cross canoe-certified trip leader to guide you, your friends and family down the tranquil Brandywine. A naturalist will help with canoe instruction and nature identification. Ages 15 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. Please be aware you and a partner will need to carry your canoe a short distance to the river. Equipment will be provided, be sure to bring plenty of water and a snack; be prepared to get wet! Space is very limited; advance registration and payment are required and must be received no later than two days before the program. Call the Nature Center at (302) 655-5740 to register. $20 per person, a third person in a canoe is $10 (700 lb. maximum capacity)


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Thursday, June 18, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Friday, June 19, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, June 20, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Sunset Kayak at Lums Pond State Park

Saturday, June 20, 2015 from 7:30:00 PM

Paddle into the sunset on a guided tour. Experience the change from day to night on the water. Suitable for beginner paddlers – instruction is provided. Rain date is the following day. Meets at the boathouse in Area 2. $20 per person


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Sunday, June 21, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Sunset Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Tuesday, June 23, 2015 from 6:30:00 PM

Paddle Delaware Bay while looking for evening wildlife and enjoying a paddle at dusk. Similar conditions as our Breakwater Kayak Tour (see above). All paddlers must be at least 13 or older. Children under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Thursday, June 25, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Friday, June 26, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, June 27, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Guided Canoe Trip at Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, June 27, 2015 from 9:30:00 AM

Meet at the Brandywine River Museum Each of these trips is supervised by an American Red Cross canoe-certified trip leader to guide you, your friends and family down the tranquil Brandywine. A naturalist will help with canoe instruction and nature identification. Ages 15 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. Please be aware you and a partner will need to carry your canoe a short distance to the river. Equipment will be provided, be sure to bring plenty of water and a snack; be prepared to get wet! Space is very limited; advance registration and payment are required and must be received no later than two days before the program. Call the Nature Center at (302) 655-5740 to register. $20 per person, a third person in a canoe is $10 (700 lb. maximum capacity)


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Sunday, June 28, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Raccoon Pond Canoe Trek at Trap Pond State Park

Sunday, June 28, 2015 from 10:30:00 AM

Looking for some adventure? Join us as we paddle our way deep into the cypress swamp on our way to Raccoon Pond. This is a strenuous paddle with numerous muddy portages, recommended for intermediate to experienced paddlers. Meet at the boat house and brin


Sunset Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 from 6:30:00 PM

Paddle Delaware Bay while looking for evening wildlife and enjoying a paddle at dusk. Similar conditions as our Breakwater Kayak Tour (see above). All paddlers must be at least 13 or older. Children under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Wednesday, July 01, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Thursday, July 02, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Friday, July 03, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Full Moon Kayak at Lums Pond State Park

Friday, July 03, 2015 from 8:00:00 PM

Enjoy an evening of kayaking under the moonlight. Bring water and a flashlight. Participants must have basic kayak skill and must be 14 or older. Rain date is the following evening. Meets at the boathouse in Area 2. $20 per person


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, July 04, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Sunday, July 05, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Morning Kayak at Lums Pond State Park

Sunday, July 05, 2015 from 9:00:00 AM

Start the day off right with a relaxing kayak tour. Wake up with the pond and all of the wildlife. Suitable for beginner paddlers – instruction is provided. Rain date is the following day. Meets at the boathouse in Area 2. $20 per person


Sunset Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Tuesday, July 07, 2015 from 6:30:00 PM

Paddle Delaware Bay while looking for evening wildlife and enjoying a paddle at dusk. Similar conditions as our Breakwater Kayak Tour (see above). All paddlers must be at least 13 or older. Children under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Wednesday, July 08, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Thursday, July 09, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Friday, July 10, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, July 11, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Sunday, July 12, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Trussum Pond Kayak Trip at Trap Pond State Park

Sunday, July 12, 2015 from 10:30:00 AM

Enjoy paddling the picturesque Trussum Pond on this guided tour. Discover beaver lodges and local turtles up close. Instruction will be provided. $20 per person


Sunset Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 from 6:30:00 PM

Paddle Delaware Bay while looking for evening wildlife and enjoying a paddle at dusk. Similar conditions as our Breakwater Kayak Tour (see above). All paddlers must be at least 13 or older. Children under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Thursday, July 16, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Friday, July 17, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, July 18, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Sunset Kayak at Lums Pond State Park

Saturday, July 18, 2015 from 7:30:00 PM

Paddle into the sunset on a guided tour. Experience the change from day to night on the water. Suitable for beginner paddlers – instruction is provided. Rain date is the following day. Meets at the boathouse in Area 2. $20 per person


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Sunday, July 19, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Guided Canoe Trip at Brandywine Creek State Park

Sunday, July 19, 2015 from 9:30:00 AM

Meet at the Brandywine River Museum Each of these trips is supervised by an American Red Cross canoe-certified trip leader to guide you, your friends and family down the tranquil Brandywine. A naturalist will help with canoe instruction and nature identification. Ages 15 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. Please be aware you and a partner will need to carry your canoe a short distance to the river. Equipment will be provided, be sure to bring plenty of water and a snack; be prepared to get wet! Space is very limited; advance registration and payment are required and must be received no later than two days before the program. Call the Nature Center at (302) 655-5740 to register. $20 per person, a third person in a canoe is $10 (700 lb. maximum capacity)


Sunset Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 from 6:30:00 PM

Paddle Delaware Bay while looking for evening wildlife and enjoying a paddle at dusk. Similar conditions as our Breakwater Kayak Tour (see above). All paddlers must be at least 13 or older. Children under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Wednesday, July 22, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Thursday, July 23, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Friday, July 24, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, July 25, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Guided Canoe Trip at Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, July 25, 2015 from 9:30:00 AM

Meet at the Brandywine River Museum Each of these trips is supervised by an American Red Cross canoe-certified trip leader to guide you, your friends and family down the tranquil Brandywine. A naturalist will help with canoe instruction and nature identification. Ages 15 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. Please be aware you and a partner will need to carry your canoe a short distance to the river. Equipment will be provided, be sure to bring plenty of water and a snack; be prepared to get wet! Space is very limited; advance registration and payment are required and must be received no later than two days before the program. Call the Nature Center at (302) 655-5740 to register. $20 per person, a third person in a canoe is $10 (700 lb. maximum capacity)


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Sunday, July 26, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Swamp Kayak Tour at Trap Pond State Park

Sunday, July 26, 2015 from 11:30:00 AM

Take and easy two-hour, guided kayak trip of Trap Pond. Instruction will be provided. $15 per person.


Sunset Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 from 6:30:00 PM

Paddle Delaware Bay while looking for evening wildlife and enjoying a paddle at dusk. Similar conditions as our Breakwater Kayak Tour (see above). All paddlers must be at least 13 or older. Children under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Moonlight Canoe Tours at Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 from 7:30:00 PM

Paddling Trap Pond is a whole new experience after dark. Explore cypress stands by canoe and experience the sights and sounds of the dark swamp. $20 per person


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Thursday, July 30, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Moonlight Canoe Tours at Trap Pond State Park

Thursday, July 30, 2015 from 7:30:00 PM

Paddling Trap Pond is a whole new experience after dark. Explore cypress stands by canoe and experience the sights and sounds of the dark swamp. $20 per person


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Friday, July 31, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Full Moon Kayak Tour at Killens Pond State Park

Friday, July 31, 2015 from 8:00:00 PM

Join us as we paddle by the light of the Full Moon. We will meet at the Nature Center and then head to the boats. All experience levels welcome. Please bring a headlamp or borrow one of ours. Paddle lasts about 1 ˝ – 2 hours. $15 per paddler


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, August 01, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Full Moon Kayak at Lums Pond State Park

Saturday, August 01, 2015 from 8:00:00 PM

Enjoy an evening of kayaking under the moonlight. Bring water and a flashlight. Participants must have basic kayak skill and must be 14 or older. Rain date is the following evening. Meets at the boathouse in Area 2. $20 per person


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Sunday, August 02, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Sunset Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Tuesday, August 04, 2015 from 6:30:00 PM

Paddle Delaware Bay while looking for evening wildlife and enjoying a paddle at dusk. Similar conditions as our Breakwater Kayak Tour (see above). All paddlers must be at least 13 or older. Children under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Wednesday, August 05, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Thursday, August 06, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Friday, August 07, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, August 08, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Guided Canoe Trip: Canoe with Butterflies! at Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, August 08, 2015 from 9:30:00 AM

Meet at the Brandywine River Museum Each of these trips is supervised by an American Red Cross canoe-certified trip leader to guide you, your friends and family down the tranquil Brandywine. A naturalist will help with canoe instruction and nature identification. Ages 15 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. Please be aware you and a partner will need to carry your canoe a short distance to the river. Equipment will be provided, be sure to bring plenty of water and a snack; be prepared to get wet! Space is very limited; advance registration and payment are required and must be received no later than two days before the program. Call the Nature Center at (302) 655-5740 to register. $20 per person, a third person in a canoe is $10 (700 lb. maximum capacity)


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Sunday, August 09, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Swamp Kayak Tour at Trap Pond State Park

Sunday, August 09, 2015 from 11:30:00 AM

Take and easy two-hour, guided kayak trip of Trap Pond. Instruction will be provided. $15 per person.


Sunset Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 from 6:30:00 PM

Paddle Delaware Bay while looking for evening wildlife and enjoying a paddle at dusk. Similar conditions as our Breakwater Kayak Tour (see above). All paddlers must be at least 13 or older. Children under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Thursday, August 13, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Friday, August 14, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, August 15, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Sunset Kayak at Lums Pond State Park

Saturday, August 15, 2015 from 7:00:00 PM

Paddle into the sunset on a guided tour. Experience the change from day to night on the water. Suitable for beginner paddlers – instruction is provided. Rain date is the following day. Meets at the boathouse in Area 2. $20 per person


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Sunday, August 16, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Sunset Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 from 6:30:00 PM

Paddle Delaware Bay while looking for evening wildlife and enjoying a paddle at dusk. Similar conditions as our Breakwater Kayak Tour (see above). All paddlers must be at least 13 or older. Children under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Thursday, August 20, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Friday, August 21, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, August 22, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Guided Canoe Trip: Celebrate the End of Summer at Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, August 22, 2015 from 9:30:00 AM

Meet at the Brandywine River Museum Each of these trips is supervised by an American Red Cross canoe-certified trip leader to guide you, your friends and family down the tranquil Brandywine. A naturalist will help with canoe instruction and nature identification. Ages 15 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. Please be aware you and a partner will need to carry your canoe a short distance to the river. Equipment will be provided, be sure to bring plenty of water and a snack; be prepared to get wet! Space is very limited; advance registration and payment are required and must be received no later than two days before the program. Call the Nature Center at (302) 655-5740 to register. $20 per person, a third person in a canoe is $10 (700 lb. maximum capacity)


Delaware Breakwater Kayak Eco-Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park

Sunday, August 23, 2015 from 10:00:00 AM

Take a guided eco-tour in sit-on-top kayaks and learn about the local history and wildlife. Trips are for beginner paddlers, but can be strenuous depending on weather conditions. All equipment is provided. Bring drinking water and sunscreen, and be prepared to get wet. Secure shoes are required. No flip-flops. Solo paddlers must be at least 13. Children must be 8 or older, and all paddlers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Limit 10. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $25 for solo-kayak, $35 for tandem


Moonlight Canoe Tours at Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 from 7:30:00 PM

Paddling Trap Pond is a whole new experience after dark. Explore cypress stands by canoe and experience the sights and sounds of the dark swamp. $20 per person


Moonlight Canoe Tours at Trap Pond State Park

Thursday, August 27, 2015 from 7:30:00 PM

Paddling Trap Pond is a whole new experience after dark. Explore cypress stands by canoe and experience the sights and sounds of the dark swamp. $20 per person


Full Moon Kayak at Lums Pond State Park

Saturday, August 29, 2015 from 7:00:00 PM

Enjoy an evening of kayaking under the moonlight. Bring water and a flashlight. Participants must have basic kayak skill and must be 14 or older. Rain date is the following evening. Meets at the boathouse in Area 2. $20 per person