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Smyrna Dunes Park

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Great place

We love to get outside, walk, and see the seashore. The park is full of very accessible... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Milwaukee, WI
Best of the Best!

Drive out to the dunes, walk the beach and boardwalk, enjoy clean facilities, and dream of living... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ocala, Florida
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“ponce inlet”(43 reviews)
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Peninsula Avenue, New Smyrna Beach, FL
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Reviewed yesterday

We love to get outside, walk, and see the seashore. The park is full of very accessible boardwalks, viewing platforms, and areas for picnics. There are also separate trails for walking with your dogs. The view of Ponce inlet lighthouse is really especially worth the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Whinny2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Drive out to the dunes, walk the beach and boardwalk, enjoy clean facilities, and dream of living nearby...

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JoeandTrish617
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went several times in our 2 weeks in NSB...a beautiful place full of wonder. Since my wife is in a wheel chair some of the time, this place is amazaing. Views of turtles, butterflies, lizards, ocean, tons of dogs, and ocean. It is so beautiful...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank GailCheryl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a wonderful park!!! Clean, well marked and pet friendly! We rode bikes there and it was just a wonderful day!!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lgrelli
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice! Went here with my sister and parents during a visit to FL and it was beautiful! Saw a bald eagle sitting on top of a pole as soon as we parked. Saw a bunch of gopher tortoises, birds, etc. Nice walk along the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bud_girl1975
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The park is nice and well maintained. The boardwalk looks practically new. It is nice and level. It seems very safe. Dogs are not allowed on the boardwalk. There are dirt trails and beach areas where you can take them. There are several spots to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LAF_20
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been here several times, I just love the views, the boardwalk, the beach... We walk the boardwalk, then take one off to the left that goes to the beach and then walk the beach around the point, past the jetties and go back...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank taz321
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

If you come in new smyrna beach ,go to the end of north peninsula av,and you have a parking ,and you can walk to the end of the beach is just beautifull,and if you have a dog is the dog beach Love it

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank captfredrobert
Reviewed 3 December 2018

We go to the Dunes quite often for walking, observing turtles, enjoying the ocean, and the wonderful peaceful experience !

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JCYogis
Reviewed 25 November 2018

we love taking our 2 dogs to this beach, it has a beautiful boardwalk, that has lots of beach access in different areas, plus the dog friendly beach section...great parking area, they have clean restrooms, for humans, plus a nice place to picnic...we get the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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2 January 2019|
Response from FlaHarlock | Reviewed this property |
The beach was open this morning. I’m pretty sure the park is open as well.
6 July 2018|
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Response from John H | Reviewed this property |
There is a parking lot at the dog park, but it requires a $5 admission. There is also a dog washing area, an entrance to the boardwalk, and beach and Inlet access.