The Seaside Trail in Cape Henlopen State Park is a .6 mile trail taking visitors from the Seaside Nature Center to the Delaware Bay beach where you can continue to walk miles of beach at your leisure. This flat, loose sandy surface trail offers a glimpse of a coastal pine forest and views of the Delaware Bay, Inner Breakwater, fishing pier, and the Henlopen Lighthouse. The trail traverses the bayside location of many of the Park's nature programs.
Parking and Trail Access
From downtown Lewes, DE - follow Savannah Road and signs for the Ferry Terminal to Cape May. Turn right on Cape Henlopen Drive and follow it to the park entrance for Cape Henlopen State Park. There is an $8 park entry fee for automobiles. Parking is available at the Bath House, Nature Center, Campgrounds or Great Dune.