Map & Directions

Map & Directions

2 miles from the beach & 3 hrs from all major cities.

From Wilmington, DE and points North:

  • Take 95S to Route 1 exit at Christiana Mall.
  • Stay on Route 1 to Bethany Beach.
  • Take Route 26 West to Central Avenue.
  • Turn left and proceed one mile to Bear Trap Dunes entrance on your left.

From Washington D.C.:

  • Take US 50 to Route 404 East (Route 18).
  • Route 18 to US 113 South to Route 26 East.
  • In Ocean View, Delaware, make a right on Cedar Dr., across from the Food Lion.
  • Go to stop sign and make a right on Central Avenue.
  • Bear Trap Dunes is located approximately one mile on the left.

From Ocean City, MD:

  • Take Route 1 North to Bethany Beach.
  • Take Route 26 West to Central Avenue.
  • Turn left and proceed one mile to Bear Trap Dunes entrance on your left.