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RV camping at Lums Pond State Park - summer camping discount

Plan Your Summer Camping Trip

Camp under the stars at our pond parks this summer! Stay beside the baldcypress swamps at Trap Pond, within minutes of the waterpark at Killens Pond, or at the renovated campground at Lums Pond. Spend your days hiking, biking, kayaking, or fishing throughout the parks. June - August, stay Sunday - Thursday and get 25% off RV and tent sites at Lums Pond, or 25% off standard and tent sites at Killens and Trap Pond. Book Your Stay!

Shipwreck Drill at Indian River Lif-Saving Station

Experience a Shipwreck Rescue Drill!

Visit the Indian River Life-Saving Station on select dates to see an authentic reenactment of the breeches buoy drill used by surfmen to rescue shipwreck victims from the shore, including the firing the Lyle gun (a small cannon), and a rescue from the “wreck pole.” Delaware Seashore State Park is one of THREE locations in the nation that does this drill! Learn more

Buy your Delaware State Parks annual pass online

Get Your Annual Pass to Adventure

Get your pass to the great outdoors from Delaware State Parks! Your annual pass is good for unlimited year-round entry to 14 state parks featuring scenic beaches, newly-renovated campgrounds, hundreds of miles of trails, historical sites, summer concerts, rock climbing, kayaking, and so much more! Buy your pass online

Summer Concert at Bellevue

Sing along at summer concerts!

The 2019 Summer Concert series is here! Bring a picnic blanket or a chair and relax while enjoying some live music at our FREE concerts throughout the state! Music ranges from oldies and big band to classic rock and country. Whatever your taste in music, you don't want to miss these summer celebrations! This year’s concert series is sponsored by Arrive Alive Delaware Learn more

Girl on bicycle - Statewide Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan

Statewide Recreation Plan Now Available

This valuable planning and policy document identifies needs in outdoor recreation throughout the state of Delaware. The document includes tools and references for a variety of recreation partners. See the plan

front of Auburn Heights Mansion

Introducing Auburn Valley State Park

We are excited to be the first to welcome you to our newest Delaware State Park: Auburn Valley State Park! Featuring new hiking and paved biking trails, the historic Marshall Mansion, and the Marshall  Steam Museum, this park truly has much to discover. Learn more about this exciting addition to our award-winning state park system.

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