Trap Pond State Park Maps

Laurel, Sussex County, Delaware

Trap Pond State Park Description

Delaware's Cypress Swamp;Freshwater wetlands once covered a large portion of southwestern Sussex County. Trap Pond State Park retains a part of the swamp's original beauty and mystery, and features the northernmost natural stand of baldcypress trees in the United States. The pond was created in the late 1700s to power a sawmill during the harvest of large baldcypress from the area. The Federal Government later purchased the pond and surrounding farmland during the 1930s and the Civilian Conserva

Coordinates
: 38.526; -75.476
Area
: 3,653 acres (14.78 km²)
Official Link
: Trap Pond State Park

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Trap Pond Campgrounds
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