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Woodland Beach

100 Beach Ave, Smyrna, DE 19977-3238
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Hidden Hide away

Not a bad little hidden beach of Delaware. Never swam there but I go to relax. its quiet and not a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Elkton, Maryland
Relaxing view!

Very enjoyable ride to the beach.Very nice pier for viewing the Delaware river or fishing 🎣 o... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
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“fishing” (6 reviews)
100 Beach Ave, Smyrna, DE 19977-3238
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Not a bad little hidden beach of Delaware. Never swam there but I go to relax. its quiet and not a lot of people go there. The flies can be bad at times but tother than that its a nice place to go fishing as...More

Thank Foodjunkie2004
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Very enjoyable ride to the beach.Very nice pier for viewing the Delaware river or fishing 🎣 o crabbing

Thank phillipr692
Reviewed 13 February 2017

What a great beach to visit when you really want to unwind! You can fish or just sit and enjoy the beach. This is not a "touristy" place, so bring your own food and be prepared to use one of the porta potties when nature...More

1  Thank Lynn T
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Small beach and I've never tried swimming here, but there is a terrific pier that extends into the Delaware River (or is it the Bay at this location?) great for fishing, watching the sun rise, or just the boats passing by. Never crowded. It's also...More

Thank DelMarVaJohn
Reviewed 2 January 2017

I have started several bike rides here. There is a huge parking lot, porte-potties, and lots of bike friendly roads near woodland beach. Route 9 is lovely as are the surrounding roads. It's an easy bike ride to Leipsic, which is an adorable small town....More

Thank mekopp
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Beach area is small but good enough to take a stroll, very scenic along the coastline and the roadside . Living in Wilmington, this is the closest spot for sunrise/set in place of other Dover beaches.

2  Thank sphinx1214
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Lots of history at this beach. Good walking beach for people and animals. Clean with a nice parking lot and plenty of portajohns (hey its better than nothing). Plenty of treasure to be found arrowheads, pottery, sea glass, flint etc.. Good fishing with a beautiful...More

Thank Cheryl V
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

This was a fun place to go with kids to collect Sea Glass and cool rocks. We had a good time, but it can be mucky, so be aware of that. Also, wear footwear. There is enough glass that hasn't been worn down that you...More

Thank fricassee2000
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

This a little beach and not much else. It is nice for walking. Back in the day there was an amusement park here but like so many other things ---it's gone all that remain are some wood pilings. Sometimes after a storm,sea glass will wash...More

Thank Heather L
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Very small beach. If tides are in then there is no beach. Small fishing/walking pier which is nice. Also at the other end of parking lot there is a nice sitting area. Ducks and seagulls too. Alot of horse flys! No trash bins. The road...More

Thank renee7177
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Can kids play in the water here?
13 June 2017|
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Response from Lynn T | Reviewed this property |
This is not a swimming beach, but the kids really have fun playing in the water. Have them wear water shoes to protect their feet from sea glass and pebbles. They can splash around in the water, fly a kite, build sand... More
What are the rules for pets?
30 October 2016|
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Response from fricassee2000 | Reviewed this property |
I think it's just clean up after them. we saw people with dogs, but just know that some of the area is muddy, not sandy.
Yvette M
Are there any hotels near this beach
20 August 2016|
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Response from Cheryl V | Reviewed this property |
Lots of hotels in Dover also which is only 15 minutes away!