Fort Clinch State Park, Fernandina Beach

With a collection of different environments, Fort Clinch State Park is both a natural and historical landmark. The actual fort, which was founded in the 18th century, is open daily for touring. You can experience a variety of outdoor activities here, such as pier fishing, hiking, and shelling. The Amelia River runs through the park, and a campground with full facilities rests near its banks. Another campground is near the Atlantic Ocean. The first weekend of every month military reenactments fill the fort with performances of historical battles. To visit Fort Clinch State Park and other attractions in Amelia Island, use our Amelia Island road trip website .
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  • Nice trails to ride. Quiet. A lot of interesting history in museum. Very small gift shop. The entire park was nice.  more »
  • This is my family's favorite spot on A.I. It is simply beautiful. The bike trails, fishing pier, campsites... everything! The fort is beautiful and often has reenactors there. There is so much to see....  more »
  • The first full weekend of every month the Fort has Federal Garrisons Events. This was a particularly good day for the soldiers to be dressed in wool because it was very cold out. You could smell fires...  more »
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