Park Rangers Providing Christmas Cheer With Your Help
The Delaware Natural Resources Police-State Parks Enforcement is partnering with the U.S. Marine Corps' Toys for Tots program this year to provide toys for less fortunate children in the local community.
New, unwrapped toys may be dropped off at Kent and Sussex County state park offices, and at the Indian River Life Saving Station, the Seaside Nature Center at Cape Henlopen State Park, and at the Killens Pond Nature Center from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.The last day to drop off unwrapped gifts is December 10 at Kent County locations and December 16 for all other locations. More Information
Last Chance for Low-Digit Vehicle Tags
Our last auction of 2017 for 2-, 3- and 4-digit official Delaware State Parks surf tags is running through December 4. The black-and-white tags make great holiday gifts! Get the details
2018 Annual Passes Now on Sale!
Our annual pass allows year-round entry to most Delaware State Parks. Makes a great holiday gift! Learn More
Delaware Seashore's Vintage Family Photo Album Now Online!
Nostalgia's on tap with nearly 200 photos of family vacations at Delaware Seashore, submitted over the summer to celebrate the park's 50th anniversary. Check out the sights and fashions of a day at the beach from the 50s through the 90s! View photos
Corporate Pass Program Available for Businesses, Non-Profits, Groups
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 or group! Learn More
Now Accepting Applications for the 2017/2018 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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