Fenwick Island State Park

Between South Bethany and Fenwick Island, Route 1

Three-mile stretch of barrier island, featuring 344 acres of ocean and bay shoreline. Lifeguards patrol the swimming beach daily from Memorial Day through Labor Day, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. There is a modern bathhouse, with showers and changing rooms, a gift shop and a snack food concession. Umbrellas, chairs and rafts may be rented on the beach.