Delaware Beach Camping 2019


Friday, June 7th to Sunday, June 9th

Camping right near the beach in Delaware!

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.

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!
Adults driving and staying must have obtained and uploaded background check clearances. Info HERE.

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