Smyrna Dunes Park is one of a few County parks where man's best friend may enjoy the amenities. Pets must be leashed at all times.
Visitors to Smyrna Dunes Park may arrive by land or by sea. Perched on 73 acres of pristine land at the northern tip of the New Smyrna Beach peninsula, the area is surrounded by water on three sides. Waters from the Indian River flow through Ponce Inlet and into the Atlantic Ocean providing a variety of fishing or swimming venues for park goers.
The park also provides a unique opportunity for naturalists, ecologists, students and the general public to see a wide variety of animals, birds, reptiles, marine life and vegetation in their natural habitat. There are two miles of elevated boardwalks, picnic areas, pavilions and an observation tower.Ecosystems
The park consists of five ecosystems: ocean, river, dunes, scrub zone, and saltwater marsh. Guided nature walks and educational programs are available.Fishing
Fishing is allowed throughout the park. Bathers have the right of way. All saltwater fishing regulations apply.Picnicking
Picnic pavilions may be reserved by calling the Smyrna Dunes Park office.Swimming
No lifeguards are on duty at the park. Swim at your own risk.Cost
Admission is $5.00 for vehicles of eight passengers or less. Yearly passes are available.