11 Fascinating Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Cape Henlopen State Park In Delaware

Cape Henlopen State Park is one of Delaware’s most popular attractions, and after spending some time in Lewes and exploring the park fully, it’s easy to understand why! With miles of trails, hidden bunkers in the hills, a gigantic dune and more to offer, there’s so much to see at Cape Henlopen State Park that you’ll want to return again and again.

Even if you consider yourself a Cape Henlopen expert, you might learn a thing or two about the park by checking out these little-known features of this popular corner of the First State.

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Enjoy the miles of beach along the Delaware Bay and Atlantic Ocean next time you stop by Cape Henlopen State Park – it makes a great day trip when you pair it with a visit to the charming town of Lewes.