Delaware Beach Camping 2017

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Friday, June 2nd to Sunday, June 4th

Camping right next to the beach in Delaware!

==> RSVP HERE <==

Camping at Cape Henlopen State Park, Millville, Delaware  (close to Rehoboth Beach)

Map/directions here:   CAPE HENLOPEN SP  (about a 3 hour drive from Blue Bell)

Camp website here:  CAPE HENLOPEN

We'll be camping, exploring, playing beach volleyball, fishing, crabbing, swimming at Cape Henlopen, and spending time at Rehoboth Beach, plus checking out all the fun stuff on the Rehoboth Boardwalk.  Check out some old pictures of this trip HERE (camping for the prior trip was at a different park and farther from the beach).

DEPART:  From St. John's at one of the following times (please let us know on your RSVP the earliest you're able to leave)

  • Friday at NOON - for any Scouts who don't have school on Friday
  • Friday early afternoon (say 3 or 4PM) 
  • Friday late afternoon (say 5 or 6PM)
  • Saturday early morning (7 or 8AM)

RETURN:  To St. John's on Sunday at 2PM.

  • Tent camping by patrol
  • Meals by patrol
  • Bring usual gear for a two-night campout
  • Bring swim trunks and two towels, plus sunscreen
  • Bring Scout uniform shirt in case we go out for ice cream on Saturday night
  • Trip cost is $10/Scout (plus patrol food costs).  We will bill you.
  • Bring $10 to $20 cash for spending in Rehoboth Beach and at the bait shop!
For safety (and for fun!) we need additional adults to join us on this trip. Come down to Delaware with Troop 98!

Fishing info:  A Delaware fishing license is required if you're 16 to 64 years old; cost is $20.