Turtle Mound Trail is a 0.2 mile trail located near New Smyrna Beach, FL that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible year-round.
Directions from Titusville, FL: Travel to the North District of the Park, near New Smyrna Beach. Take Interstate 95 to State Road 44 (Exit 84), East on SR 44 to A1A, south on A1A, seven miles. Trailhead is located just north of the Visitor Center. Trail is well marked.
The Turtle Mound Trail is an easy hike up and around a midden. It is all boardwalk and modestly high and short. The two observation decks overlooks on the ocean the East side and the West overlooks the mosquito lagoon. Bring sun screen only about half has canopy.