The Naming Of Slaughter Beach Is One Strange Delaware Tale You Won’t Find In The History Books

Delaware is one of the most underrated states in the Northeast, and plenty of people who visit the state never stray far from their accommodations in Wilmington, Dover, or the resort beach towns. If they do take the time to drive around and get to know the First State, chances are they’ll have some questions about one particular bay shore town.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

If you’re a Delaware nature lover, you’ll want to visit Slaughter Beach during the Horseshoe Crab season. Read all about this migration that’s studied all over the world, right here.

Are there any fun Delaware legends you’d like to share? Let us know what you love about your home state by clicking here.

Address: Slaughter Beach, DE 19963, USA