Description

This place is like a scene from The Neverending Story. Trap Pond was one of Delaware’s first state parks and the last remains of a once-extensive wetland. And the campground? Straight up magical. Most of the campsites are suitable for RVs and tents. There’s also walk-in tent sites and several cabins and yurts to rent. The adjacent, swampy Trap Pond is home to the mythical-looking bald cypress trees, which are adapted to the calm and shallow water. Embrace your inner eco-geek and pay a visit the nature center. And if you paddle through this prehistoric setting, keep your eyes peeled for gnomes and unicorns.
Campsite area
Bring your own Tents, Vans and truck campers, Trailers, RV & Motorhomes, Cabin
149 sites
Up to 8 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Toilet available
Amenities
Showers available
No picnic table

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Trap Pond Campground.

Beach
Forest
Swimming hole
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The vibe at Trap Pond Campground

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October 24th, 2018

Bath houses are cleaned for one hour in the morning, be sure to check the time.

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July 19th, 2018
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September 19th, 2018
Hipcamper Mary M.
recommends this listing.
July 23rd, 2017
Park
Trap Pond State Park
State
Delaware
Country
United States
Phone Number
(302) 875-5153
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
38.525° N, 75.466° W
Unknown price
Tent Only: 12 Sites
(Up to 8 people per site)
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Cabin & Lodging: 10 Sites
(Up to 4 people per site)
Unknown price
Tent / RV / Trailer: 127 Sites
(Up to 8 people per site)

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  2. Practice physical distancing
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  2. Travel and camp on durable surfaces
  3. Dispose of waste properly
  4. Leave what you find
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