Florida 11 begins at the split with U.S. 17 (Woodland Boulevard) north in north DeLand. The state road joins the Volusia County seat with Bunnell as U.S. 17 veers northwest to DeLeon Springs and Palatka. Photo taken 03/21/08.
Not long after the split with U.S. 17 (Woodland Boulevard), Florida 11 leaves the built up areas of DeLand on the 30 mile drive to Bunnell. Photo taken 03/21/08.
Volusia County 15A (Spring Garden Avenue) provides a truck bypass route around central DeLand for U.S. 17 & 92. The County road becomes Florida 15A south of U.S. 17 (Woodland Boulevard). Photo taken 03/21/08.
Florida 11's first reassurance marker resides along the road beyond the Volusia County 15A north end. Volusia County 15A and Florida 15A encircle DeLand southward toward Orange City. Photo taken 03/21/08.
Another freeway style guide sign posted for Bunnell on Florida 11 north. Bunnell represents the Flagler County seat. Photo taken 03/21/08.
Florida 11 northbound at the east end of unsigned Volusia County 4030 (Arredondo Grant Road). Arredondo Grant Road becomes Spring Garden Ranch Road on the westward drive to junction U.S. 17 at DeLeon Springs. Photo taken 03/21/08.
Florida 11 South
Florida 11 enters northern Volusia County through a vastly undeveloped area of woods and wetlands. Photos taken 06/14/08.
Approaching the rural junction with Florida 40 on Florida 11 south. Photo taken 06/14/08.
Florida 40 represents a cross-state highway between U.S. 41 north of Dunnellon and Florida A1A on Ormond Beach. Locally the route serves the Barberville and Volusia Speedway area. Photo taken 06/14/08.
Florida 40 provides a link to Interstate 95 (Exit 268) at Ormond Beach to the east. Photo taken 06/14/08.
The traffic light with Florida 40 is Florida 11's only within Volusia County. Florida 40 travels west from the county to Ocala and U.S. 41, with a county road section continuing to Yankeetown and Inglis in Levy County. Photo taken 06/14/08.
Florida 11 continues 11 miles south from Florida 40 into the Volusia County seat of DeLand. Photos taken 06/14/08.
Approaching DeLand, truck traffic is diverted from the center of the city onto the Volusia County 15A / Florida 15A bypass route. Photo taken 06/14/08.
Travelers bound for U.S. 92 (International Speedway Boulevard) east should remain along Florida 11 (Perkins Highway) south in lieu of Volusia County 15A. Photo taken 06/14/08.
Volusia County 15A constitutes the northern 2.14 miles of the truck bypass between Florida 11 (Perkins Highway) and U.S. 17. Photo taken 06/14/08.
Guide sign directing traffic to Orlando via Volusia County 15A south. The sign is aimed at truckers mostly, as Florida 11 south to U.S. 17 and any number of routes will provide a way to the Interstate 4 interchanges east of DeLand. Photo taken 06/14/08.
Volusia County 15A splits from Florida 11 at an otherwise rural intersection. The county road portion of the truck bypass only carries two lanes while Florida 15A carries four overall. Photo taken 06/14/08.
Continuing south from Volusia County 15A via Florida 11. The character of the road remains somewhat rural with the addition of residential streets. Photo taken 06/14/08.