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Smyrna Dunes Park

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Awsome Beach walking

I love to walk the loop around the park either on the brautiful new boardwalks or down on the dog... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
New Smyrna Beach, Florida
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Fishing off the rock breakwall. Surfers nearby. Watch out for protected areas. We came by bike off... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Marysville, Michigan
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All reviews dog beach ponce inlet dogs are allowed gopher tortoises long boardwalk fishing pier beautiful walk great boardwalk great dog dog loves board walk light house annual pass great place for a walk ocean side the north end beach area
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love to walk the loop around the park either on the brautiful new boardwalks or down on the dog beach around the point onto the beach then backdwalk

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank susanhesssnape
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fishing off the rock breakwall. Surfers nearby. Watch out for protected areas. We came by bike off the beach and note; no bikes allowed on the raised walkways. Nice view of the Lighthouse across the Inlet.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful park on the south side of Ponce Inlet. There is a long boardwalk with a small observation tower. In addition to seabirds there are tortoises in the dunes as well as manatees that often pass through the inlet. This appears to...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank AJOhio
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have not had the opportunity to visit this park this year due to health problems, but this was one of my favorite parks to walk when I was able to. The boardwalk is awesome and the views spectacular. Close encounters with native tortoises is...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Michele M
Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

Surprised at how nice this dog friendly beach was! The boardwalk is long and pristine. Beautiful views of New Smyrna Beach and the boardwalk stretches out for over a mile. Very clean and so many sweet dogs everywhere. People really respect it, we were there...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank beansmommy
Reviewed July 26, 2019

I come every year to this wonderful park right on the river and ocean. We usually bring our lunch and just sit on the sand and enjoy the beautiful view of the lighthouse and watch the boats go by. This time we even saw a...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank glenncaracas
Reviewed July 7, 2019 via mobile

The walk is lovely on elevated boardwalks. The is also a foot trail along the way. There is a dog beach area & dogs are allowed on the beach on leash. Nice tidal pools with fish & crabs. The beach is snuggled along the jetty...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank dawnstar561
Reviewed July 2, 2019

Wind swept off the Atlantic, Sea oats, salt air, no crowds. Never swam here but used to love to take walks barefoot in the sand on a breezy winter day. There are no bad beaches in Florida. Visited here in the '80's and early '90's...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank john7002017
Reviewed July 2, 2019 via mobile

Historically I only ever went to Ponce Inlet- it’s opposite the New Smyrna Dunes at the inlet. I’d go for this small section of the beach where animals were allowed. There’s a few places by Ponce to grab a bite, but only one option in...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Alitrnr
Reviewed July 2, 2019 via mobile

Staying in Orlando, short drive to Smyrna Beach. Cool refreshing not over populated break from heat!

Date of experience: June 2019
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August 21, 2019|
Response from Farawayeyz | Reviewed this property |
It's been a long time since I've been but i wanna say less than a mile to the inlet area where most dogs are off leash and play....
March 4, 2019|
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Response from 956annp | Reviewed this property |
Either weekend day is busy. Get there early before 9 to setup and get a parking spot. Great fishing pier and then a rock break-wall if you like ocean fishing.
January 1, 2019|
Response from FlaHarlock | Reviewed this property |
The beach was open this morning. I’m pretty sure the park is open as well.