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Fort Clinch State Park

2601 Atlantic Ave, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-2203
+1 904-277-7274
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A well-preserved...

... reconstruction of the original by the CCC in the 1930s and 40s. we paid the extra for a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
David G
Kerrville, Texas
via mobile
A morning at Fort Clinch

We enjoyed touring the fort, and the visitor's center. There was a sign that said "stay on the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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This state park preserves Florida's history.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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2601 Atlantic Ave, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-2203
+1 904-277-7274
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

... reconstruction of the original by the CCC in the 1930s and 40s. we paid the extra for a re-enactor weekend visit, but that really wasn’t worth it. The trails and birding locations looked promising.

Thank David G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed touring the fort, and the visitor's center. There was a sign that said "stay on the trails." My husband walked off the trails to take a picture, and for the next three days, we picked tiny burrs off shoes, and they transferred to...More

Thank Z3872BXjuliec
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are many great things about this state park, the historic fort, the campground, the beach etc. Today we took a nice walk from the river campground to Willow Pond Nature Trail where we saw an armadillo, four deer, a raccoon and many squirrels and...More

Thank MaryAnn218
Reviewed 1 week ago

This park has a 5-mile (round trip) walking/biking trail, which goes through gorgeous woods and alongside a marsh. It's very twisty and rolling, which keeps it interesting. There was also a nature loop around algae-covered ponds, which were more stunningly beautiful than that sounds. The...More

Thank formershrink
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome place to visit for History, exploration, and wildlife. The staff is friendly and willing to answer any questions. Castle is a must see. If you like to camp, that option is available ocean side or riverside!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Plenty of trails and beach for all you'd want to do outside. Great place for shells at low tide, great view of the lighthouse, very nice.

Thank jap727
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place and opportunity to learn history in a different way , if you plan to do some hiking watch your surroundings as the warning signs say.

Thank romanpeter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are miles of roads and trails for hiking and biking. I heard good things about the campsites, but didn’t personally visit them. The fort is interesting with knowledgeable and friendly staff. The grounds and buildings are well maintained. There is also access to a...More

Thank fishheadWestFlorida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of four loved this and it was the highlight of our trip! I found the fort to be more interesting and enjoyable than others we visited. So much of it was accessible and that made it so much better, however, someone with difficulty...More

Thank KKPtampa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed the fort and the characters inside. Good surf fishing in many spots. Good bike paths and the park is well maintained.

Thank goirishgreen1
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28 February 2017|
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Response from Marcella101420 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I didn't see the question sooner but I would say it is worth driving through. I enjoyed looking at the trees.
12 February 2017|
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Response from brucebaugh47 | Reviewed this property |
$6 per vehicle for the park, $2 per person to enter the fort.
Karen F
23 January 2017|
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Response from Steve O | Reviewed this property |
Between exploring Ft. Clinch, taking Amelia River Cruise's Cumberland Island sightseeing cruise, strolling the shops of Centre Street, and hanging out at the beach, one can easily spend at least one night if not two nights... More