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Delaware Seashore State Park

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Address: 130 Coastal Highway, Rehoboth Beach, DE
Phone Number: 302-227-2800
Activities: Hiking
Description: From fishing and boating to surfing and sail boarding, this six-mile...
From fishing and boating to surfing and sail boarding, this six-mile stretch of coastline boasts a wide variety of outdoor recreation for people of all ages.
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My family stays at the camp ground every year in July. It is so nice to stay here because you are only minutes away from the beach and can easily walk there. Also you are minutes... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 4, 2015
Alyssa F
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Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania
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Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

My family stays at the camp ground every year in July. It is so nice to stay here because you are only minutes away from the beach and can easily walk there. Also you are minutes away from the bay so you can go fishing.

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69 reviews 69 reviews
26 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

This beach is exactly the opposite of the beach you'll find in Rehoboth Beach and yet it's just a short distance away. This beach is much wider, wilder and open. It's really lovely up here and a perfect getaway for when the closeness of Rehoboth Beach's beach gets you.

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Newtown, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We live part-year at RB and love visiting this park. Unspoiled and development-free natural beaches take your breath away! So nice and relaxing.

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New City, New York
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31 reviews 31 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Love this beach...untouched...natural beach...great value...Rehoboth, Bethany, Dewy are all tourist traps

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Ocean View, Delaware
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33 attraction reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

I've been hiking this park for years and started running the trails this past summer. I run and hike at the Fresh Pond part of this park off Cedar Neck Road (Hickman Road) in Ocean View which is a hop, skip, and jump away from my house. The trails are great for runners. You'll have lots of company in the... More 

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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

We like it all, and buy a season pass every year. Great fishing from the pier, walks on the beach, clamming, photo opps with the restored lighthouse and ferry boat. Day or night, every day at this park is great.

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Dagsboro, Delaware
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121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Try parking during the key summer months at Bethany, Rehobeth, and other beaches along the Delaware shore. You must become expert at stuffing parking meters regularly during the day. An alternative is the all day parking by the Indian River Inlet bridge where for $8 a day everyone stuffed into the car gets to play on the beach all day.... More 

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Midway, Ohio, United States
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30 reviews 30 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Went here with my adult children and enjoyed the experience. Loads to do with the boardwalk and it's stores. The beach loads up quickly and parking is a challenge. Beautiful town.

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Blackwood, New Jersey, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Location is great for beach lovers, fishing, and bird watchers. Its natural beauty is overwhelming. Great place to spend some time alone or for a family outing.

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York, Pennsylvania
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40 reviews 40 reviews
13 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Much better than crowded Rehoboth beach. I'll take the lesser know beaches and parks of Delaware any day! They're always clean and not too crowded.

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