Smyrna Dunes Park
IMPORTANT PARK ACCESS INFORMATION
Please be aware beach access walkway no. 3 is currently closed due to beach erosion.
Please use walkways 4, 5, 6 ,7 and 8 to access the Atlantic Ocean beaches.
Location: 2995 N. Peninsula Ave., New Smyrna Beach
Open daily: February 1st through Daylight savings time start: 6:00a.m. - 7:30p.m. Start of Daylight savings time through September 30th: 6:00a.m. - 9:00p.m. October 1st through November 30th: 6:00a.m. - 7:30p.m. December 1st through January 31st: 6:00a.m. - 6:00p.m.
Admission: $10 per vehicle. $20 annual inlet parks pass. Free for Handicapped and Disabled Veteran registered vehicles. Additional discounts available for surviving spouses or children of first responders whom died in the line of duty.
Pets are allowed on the inlet shore beach area and must be leashed at all times. Pets are not allowed on the Altantic Ocean beach or elevated park boardwalks after 10am.
Alcohol and Trailers are not permitted in the park.
Smyrna Dunes Park is a 184 acre inlet park located along the southern shoreline of Ponce de Leon Inlet. The park has over 2 miles of wide, elevated, handicapped accessible boardwalk capped with recycled lumber that is both comfortable and durable. Multiple scenic overlooks allow breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean, the Indian River and Ponce de Leon Inlet. Special park features include a 300’ handicapped accessible fishing pier and dog-friendly swimming beach areas located along the park river shore. Restrooms and picnic pavilions are also available at this very popular coastal park. The park property is jointly owned by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management and the State of Florida, Department of Environmental Protection. Volusia County manages the park under leases it maintains with these federal and state agencies.
Fishing license requirements and salt-water fishing regulation information is available at the links listed below:
Park pavilions are available on a first-come first served basis and cannot be reserved.