Holts Landing State Park boat ramp to close

Holts Landing State Park boat ramp to close Monday, Oct. 12 for construction of new expanded ramp DOVER (Oct. 9, 2015) –The boat ramp at Holts Landing State Park will be closed from Monday, Oct. 12 through early next year for construction of a new double-lane concrete ramp, DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation announced…
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Beach conditions and fishing report

All drive on beaches are open except Keybox in Delaware Seashore state park, the parking lot there is closed as well.  Everywhere else is open, and the beaches are flat, with tide pools, and the water is still dirty but starting to clear up.  It gets skinny at high tide so be careful where you park.  If you cross a empty tide pool…
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Coastal Imagery Viewer From NOAA

Ever wanted to see what the coast line looks like after a storm?  NOAA has a coastal imagery viewer that is  very easy to use, "NOAA Coastal Imagery were acquired at a 37.5 degree look angle using the NOAA King Air platform ".  Just click on the grid you want to see and you can scroll the images from there.  It takes a minute to get used to…
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Update for DSSP and FI State Parks

I just spoke with Doug Long, Superintendent at Delaware Seashore State Park about ten minutes ago.  The soil and conservation crews are working diligently on the crossings for Faithful Steward, Conquest, and Key Box drive on a beaches.  They are hoping to have them ready by today at the earliest, tomorrow at the latest.   3Rs is open…
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Beach Plum Island State Park Is Open

I checked out Beach Plum Island State Park today, the beah is open to drive on.  I would not recommend driving on the beach for a little while.,   The debris is everywhere, I moved six boards with nails off the drive on access, I didn't even attempt to drive on.  The debris is thick and some areas are covered with sand, your vehicle…
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The Point Is Open But Skinny

I had to hit the point after it opened today, not just to see how it fared after the storm, but also to get a line wet.  If it weren't for the fact the beach looks different and the point has changed shape it would be like any other day.  The drive on was uneventful but a shock as to how much beach is gone and how flat it looks.  …
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Drive On Beaches in Cape Henlopen open

All drive on accesses in Cape Henlopen are open, except Navy Crossing.  Parks' enforcement evaluated the drive on accesses and all have been open except navy crossing, because the drop off is too steep for driving.  Once the beach rebuilds I am sure that will be opened but only time will tell.  That is the access I fished on Sunday and had to…
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