Phillips Landing

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Directions: For directions, please visit this map

Use: Motor boats, canoes, and kayaks

Water: Tidal

Current: Strong.  Going against the current can make for a difficult paddle.

Depth: Deep.  The launch is located on the mainstem of Broad Creek.

Parking: Yes, large paved lot.

Restrooms: Seasonally

Fees: Motorboats must be registered in Delaware or have a valid ramp certificate (non-motor boats are exempt). A fishing license is required to fish. 

Managed by: Delaware Division of Fish and Wildlife

Accessible: Yes, floating dock.

Boat Ramp or Pier: Three (3) boat ramps.

Picnic Area: Yes, picnic tables throughout.

Swimming: No

Special Notes: Bank fishing is permitted. Additional information about this access site, provided by DE Fish and Wildlife, is available here.

NRWT image This access site is also included in DNREC’s Nanticoke River Water Trail Interpretive Maps set, Map Segment 4 and Map Segment 5.

 
Accessible boat ramps

Accessible boat ramps

  
Floating dock between two boat ramps

Floating dock between two boat ramps

 

 
Picnic tables are placed along the bank

Picnic tables are placed along the bank