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Gordons Pond

Ocean Drive, Cape Henlopen State Park, Rehoboth Beach, DE
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Fabulous bike path!

We biked Gordon's Pond with 4 kids (ages 11-15), and it was fabulous! We were there on a Sunday... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Westport, Connecticut
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This is a must visit. Take a bike ride, walk, run ...the trail takes you through the middle of a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Annapolis, Maryland
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Ocean Drive, Cape Henlopen State Park, Rehoboth Beach, DE
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We biked Gordon's Pond with 4 kids (ages 11-15), and it was fabulous! We were there on a Sunday midday, but didn't find it to be crowded at all. We especially enjoyed the boardwalk pathway. Parking for in-state is $5 and out-of-state is $10. It's...More

Thank CTgirl77
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must visit. Take a bike ride, walk, run ...the trail takes you through the middle of a marsh where you will see spectacular views and hear exotic birds. I couldn't believe how the trail could be built so you could have infinite...More

1  Thank MDtraveling
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great way to spend a couple hours. Nice bike ride from our hotel to Gordon's Pond. Beautiful scenery.

Thank Debi B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I rode our bikes from the ferry terminal to Cape Hanelopen , taking the 3 and half mile trail to Rehoboth. The trail has a boardwalk bridge about a mile long that has amazing views of the pond. It is one of...More

Thank Kbron2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This really is one of the best cycling trails around. However, be aware of two issues. The first issue arises on sunny summer weekends, when the numbers of cyclists can reach the "too much for comfort" level during the middle of the day. Keep in...More

Thank Rehoboth5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We travelled to the Rehoboth Beach area for our family vacation this summer. We hauled our 9 year old and 6 year old's bicycles with us and they rode their bikes while my husband and I walked the trail. Really neat area. Beautiful scenery. And...More

Thank Christina H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very scenic and beautiful views. Worth a half day trip to the park for a visit. It's a nice getaway.

Thank charlienjane5151
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly people, like all Delaware Parks, very gracious surroundings. My son from New York found this place and definitely will come again

Thank pattye6912015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you have a few hours in your visit to Rehoboth or Lewes, be sure to rent a bike and tour the cape henlopen park bike route and Gordon's pond.

Thank AudreyKate2013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

These two trails form part of a 16 mile bike loop around the Cape Henlopen State Park. There is a beautiful view of the beach from the lookout point that then goes back through Fort Miles and down along Gordon Pond. That part of the...More

Thank Beth O
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Stephanie G
1 August 2017|
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Response from eirmcentee | Reviewed this property |
This should answer your question (and it is directly off of the Rehoboth beach laws website): Dogs - It is illegal for dogs to run at large at any time. The City has both a leash law and a pooper scooper law which are... More
8 July 2017|
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Response from jerzeegolfer | Reviewed this property |
There are also benches along the nature walk.
14 August 2016|
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Response from H2OSunAndFun | Reviewed this property |
Sunrise to sunset...the park rangers ride through the lot occasionally too. Make sure you're out before they lock the gates at sunset.