Dog Friendly Activities in De Leon Springs, FL

There are 3 dog friendly activities in De Leon Springs, and 13 more nearby. Use the links below to get an overview of each one, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in De Leon Springs.

Pet Friendly Fountain of Youth Eco/History Tours
Fountain of Youth Eco/History Tours Fountain of Youth Eco/History Tours will take you and your pooch on a tour of De Leon Springs State Park. Join this pet-friendly tour to experience the wildlife and history of the park's waters and enjoy the preserved Eco-System of the St. John’s River. The Fountain of Youth Eco/History tour departs four times daily and lasts 50-minutes. Please call to make a reservation on their boat, the Acuera. Tour prices do not include entry into the park and start at $14 for adults. See Details
Pet Friendly De Leon Springs State Park
De Leon Springs State Park De Leon Springs State Park is pet-friendly. This historic Florida park is home to cool clear waters that are popular with anglers and swimmers and winding trails through a lush subtropical forest. You can even grab a bite to eat at Sugar Mill Restaurant and eat it at one the picnic tables in the park. Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners on the trails throughout the park, as long as all mess is cleaned up after them. De Leon Springs State Park is open every day of the week from 8am to 6pm. See Details
Airboat & Gator Charters Airboat & Gator Charters is a pet-friendly tour company based in De Leon Springs. They offer airboat rides for groups up to 6 passengers on some of Central Florida's most beautiful lakes and rivers. Located within easy driving distance of Orlando and Daytona Beach, there's plenty of outdoor places to explore on the water with this fun company. Airboat charters start at $225. They are open every day of the week from 6am to 9pm. Contact them directly to set up a charter time. Leashed dogs are welcome on board, as long as they are well-behaved and don't bark too much. See Details
Michael Crotty Bicentennial Park Volusia County opened a four-acre dog park at Bicentennial Park in 2010. The dog park includes separate areas for large and small dogs, watering stations, benches and shade trees. See Details
Barkley Square Dog Park Barkley Square Dog Park encompasses more than 14 acres and provides areas for large dogs, small dogs, training events, and time-out spaces. The dog park is situated on a parcel of land with many trees and even a small, lined pond in the large dog area. Parking is plentiful and amenities include a modern restroom, benches, dog watering stations, and attractive vinyl-coated fencing. The Barkley Square Dog Park is the fifth of its kind in Volusia County, the second owned and operated by Volusia County Government. The park opened in spring 2007 with a howling celebration. See Details
Halifax Humane Society Dog Park The dog park’s prime location off I-95 makes it a premier destination for pet-centric travelers and community members alike. The park features areas for both small and large dogs on and off a leash. The project, built by Coleman Goodemote Construction, includes agility courses, fenced & shaded areas, walking trails, and water stations for pet owners and their animals. In addition to increasing traffic at the shelter, Halifax Humane Society plans to offer opportunities such as agility & training at the dog park, special events, and much more, to strengthen the human & animal bond in the community. See Details
Riviera Oaks Dog Park The Riviera Oaks Dog Park is a haven for your pet that allows it to romp with other dogs in a fenced setting that's surrounded by natural beauty. The park provides an area where dogs can be free from the leash, while enjoying a source of fresh water that is provided by the park. Owners must also clean up after their pets, although the park does provide garbage cans and doggie bags for that purpose, making it very convenient. See Details
Gemini Springs Dog Park The Gemini Springs Dog Park is a 4.5-acre fenced area of Gemini Springs Park with two sections -- one for small dogs 25 pounds and under and another for large dogs over 25 pounds. The park includes shaded areas, dog wash stations, water fountains for dogs, benches and picnic tables. See Details
Keysville Dog Park This fenced, off-leash dog park includes separate small dog area, doggie rinse station and water fountain, and waste bags. Restrooms located nearby. See Details
Central Park at Ormond Beach Central Park at Ormond Beach is pet-friendly. Although not strictly a dog park, there are lots of trails to weave around with your pooch. The park is 149-acres in size, has a lake, a fishing pier, and lots of places to stop off and eat lunch along the trails. Central Park is open every day of the week from 8am to 6pm. See Details
North Peninsula State Park North Peninsula State Park is pet-friendly. Unfortunately, Fido isn't welcome on the beaches, in any buildings, or in the water at this park, but they can still enjoy the bike path along State Road A1A or the two-mile Coastal Strand Trail, which, for the wildlife-lovers, is home to the gopher tortoise and the Eastern indigo snake. North Peninsula State Park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Hontoon Island State Park Hontoon Island State Park is a pet-friendly island. You and Fido can only access this park by public ferry or private boat, so your pooch must be have their four sea legs ready. Once you're back on dry land, you can check out the eight miles of trails that weave around the island, including one that leads to Bear Tree Landing, the location of one of the largest oak trees on the Island. There are a number of picnic areas to enjoy on the island as well. Hontoon Island State Park is open every day of the week from 8am until sunset. See Details
Santa's Christmas Tree Forest Santa's Christmas Tree Forest is pet-friendly. Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners at this farm to help choose the tree for your home this Christmas. Whether you're looking for a huge tree or a smaller pine, you'll find something that fits at this well-stocked farm. They are open November 23 through December 22. Santa's Christmas Tree Forest hours are Friday from 3pm to 7pm and Saturday to Sunday from 10am to 6pm. See Details
North Lake Community Park North Lake Community Park is pet-friendly. This popular park offers recreational sports fields, a dog park and trails for dogs and their owners to enjoy together. Formerly an orange grove, many citrus trees still make up its property boundaries and the landscaping is all Florida natives. The dog park section is fenced-in and offers 1.5-acres of recreational area for pups. See Details
Santa's Farm Santa's Farm is pet-friendly. Dogs are welcome to join their owners for a day of fun at this awesome farm. Pick a pumpkin together, sniff your way out of the maze and join in the fun and games at Santa's Farm. If you plan on bringing Fido, make sure he's leashed and well-behaved, and keep him out of the way of the farm animals. General admission starts at $8 and pups play for free. Their schedule changes every year. This year, their fall event is scheduled for September 28 through October 31. They are open weekends from 10am to 3pm and select weekdays during this time. See Details
Ormond Beach Family YMCA Dog Park Bring your dog to play off-leash at the 1.5-acre Ormond Beach Family YMCA Dog Park. People don't have to be members of the YMCA to enjoy the facility, but dogs must be registered with the YMCA to use it. Registered dogs will have special YMCA dog tags. See Details