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Gorgeous state park. Great beaches!!!!!!! Lots of turtles!! The Fort is super cool too. Will... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Springfield, Missouri
Best shelling beach around

My friend was visiting from out of state and really wanted to look for shark teeth. Off to Fort... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Julie L
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This state park preserves Florida's history.
2601 Atlantic Ave, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-2203
+1 904-277-7274
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Gorgeous state park. Great beaches!!!!!!! Lots of turtles!! The Fort is super cool too. Will definitely return some day!

Thank Keysgirl00
Reviewed 5 days ago

My friend was visiting from out of state and really wanted to look for shark teeth. Off to Fort Clinch. After hours of looking near the fort, we left defeated, and with feet full of sand spurs (WARNING!). We had spotted the sign for "beach,"...More

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was very impressed with all this park had to offer. I was really impressed with the Fort, enjoyed a nice hike. The beach areas were awesome and the drive through was just beautiful

Thank Scott R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fun for the family and great for family photos but try not to go during the hot summer months unless you really want to sweat

Thank thomamarc723
Reviewed 1 week ago

This fort is amazing. Good thing the park took it over and saved it. Much history here. I think there are docents here on the weekends..

Thank chpkb
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited with family at the Egan Overlook and enjoyed the wildlife there. A bald eagle was spotted. We had plenty of seating in a shaded area to visit and bird watch.

Thank Jacquelyn B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The fort was very interesting. The history in the map was informative and insightful. Only disappointment was that due to lack of handrails for safety, we could not climb up to see the water from there

Thank sunl0vr22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been going here since moving to Fernandina Beach 10 months ago. Never too crowded and always find many sharks teeth, usually small - over 600 now. Went for a picnic this week which was nice as well.

Thank Izzydog1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Civil war era fort in a nature filled location and on the beach. The history is interesting. There are nice trails for hiking and biking and also right on a beautiful beach

Thank Mfandml
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A wonderful day trip to Fort Clinch . Aside from the history of the fort, it’s an ideal setting for campers, fishermen , people looking for just R&R and good qui. We’ll be back and perhaps with a camper

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$6 per car unless disabled vet. Hours 8am - 8pm