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Blackbird State Forest Campground

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About This Campground

State Park

Open for camping 365 days a year at a cost of $25 per night per site. Online reservations only and credit card is required. Blackbird State Forest, located on the border of New Castle and Kent Counties, is Delaware's northernmost state forest. It is only a 30-minute commute from Wilmington and…

Fee Info

Minimum per night charge of $25 plus security deposit with a maximum stay of 9 nights per month.

Reservation Info

Campground is transitioning to an online, fee-based computer reservation system and all reservations must be booked using this method. Reservation system is expected to be back in operation by later in the summer of 2020, but right now the booking site is not functional and campground is not…


  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site

Stay Connected

  • WiFi
  • Verizon
  • AT&T
  • T-Mobile

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Dispersed
  • Group
  • Equestrian


For Campers

  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Firewood Available
  • Phone Service
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires


3 Reviews of Blackbird State Forest Campground

Ratings Breakdown

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Reviewed Nov. 6, 2021

Spacious and private

Only 8 sites in the campground, very spaced apart. Each site has lots of room, very much enjoyed our stay and will return! No running water- only port a potties but they were clean

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Month of VisitDecember
Reviewed Sep. 17, 2021

Wonderful time

My family had a great time here. The camp sites are spaced out a good amount so each site has good privacy. There are multiple port a potties here but some sites are a bit far from them. Each site has a fire pit, a grill, and two tables with a decent amount of space for tents. I would highly…

Month of VisitOctober
D R.
Reviewed Oct. 24, 2018

Huge Forest With A Few Designated Tent Sites

This is a good free state forest with maybe 10 (or less) designated tent-camping sites, and designated areas for deer hunting. Each campsite features a picnic table or two, and a fire pit, plus one bundle of firewood. The ground is dirt covered with woodchips and sometimes evergreen needles --…

  • One of many mushrooms found in the campgrounds.
  • Campsite #4?
Month of VisitOctober


Blackbird State Forest Campground is located in Delaware


39.373365129999996 N
75.67001307167016 W

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