Trap Pond State Park – Laurel DE

Description

Trap Pond State Park is a 2,109 acre (8.5 km²) Delaware state park located near Laurel, Delaware. It is one of the largest surviving fragments of what was once an extensive wetland in what is now southwestern Sussex County. The state park features an extensive patch of second-growth baldcypress trees…

In the 1930s, the federal Civilian Conservation Corps listed the pond as a place of recreation development. The Delaware legislature took over the land and named it as a state park in 1951.”

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trap_Pond_State_Park

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Location Info


33587 Bald Cypress Lane
Laurel, DE 19956

Coordinates: 38.5210564954138, -75.47621369716796

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