Hontoon Island State Park
Welcome to Hontoon Island State Park
Located in the St. Johns River in Volusia County, the island welcomes visitors to enjoy nature and history in quiet solitude.
Evidence of Native American habitation over thousands of years can be witnessed as visitors hike through the park. Walk through the impressive visitor center to learn more about the many inhabitants and uses of Hontoon Island over the years. The island is accessible only by private boat or park ferry.
Boating, canoeing and fishing are popular activities, and canoe rentals are available. Picnic areas include tables, grills and a playground.
Overnight boat slip rentals are available. The park's ferry operates daily from 8 a.m. to one hour before sunset. Hontoon Island is located six miles west of DeLand off State Road 44.
Plan Your Visit
Camping at Hontoon
Hontoon Island State Park Photo Gallery
History of the Mayaca at Hontoon Island
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