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Lifeguard Tryouts Scheduled

Tryouts for ocean lifeguard positions begin this month. Join Our Beach Patrol Team!

Trail Closures at White Clay Creek

Possum Hill area trails are currently undergoing construction, resulting in trail closures for Whitely Farms, Bryan's Field, and Big Pond trails. All trails are scheduled to reopen in June. Call the White Clay Creek Park Office at (302) 368-6900 for more information. See the map

Ready for Spring?

Get your 2017 annual pass online or at a nearby retail location!

Summer Camps Now Registering

Popular camps are already starting to fill -- get your applications in NOW!

Get Your Business Noticed at the Beach

Lifeguard stand sponsorship opportunities now available.

Corporate Pass Program Makes Its Debut

Our new Corporate Pass Program provides discounted passes for your employees, pavilion rentals for your company picnic, and more. Perfect for year-end giving, employee incentives, or individual rewards, and it's all tailored to your business! Learn More

2017 Annual Passes Available

Annual passes are available at retail locations, park offices (with the exception of Cape Henlopen), and online.
More info

Now Accepting Applications for the 2016/2017 Veterans Conservation Corps

For more information and to apply, visit our Veterans Corps Page.

Listen To History

Listen to Delawareans talk about ways of life and activities that, in many cases, have changed dramatically or disappeared since they were first recorded. Everything from turtle progging, menhaden fishing and muskrat trapping to home canning, gospel and bluegrass music, and how to make chicken and dumplings. Listen now

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Tobacco-Free Parks

Many public areas in Delaware State Parks have been designated tobacco-free. Click the tobacco-free icon to learn more.