Fort Clinch State Park

2601 Atlantic Avenue, Amelia Island, FL 32034
904-277-7274   |   Visit Website

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About Fort Clinch State Park

A well-preserved Civil War era fort and beautiful natural surroundings make up Fort Clinch State Park with daily tours, trails, biking and hiking, beachcombing, sunbathing, swimming, and surf fishing. Two campgrounds, one at the beach and another at the river, offer overnight accommodations with full facilities. 
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Mar 18, 2023 by Dean C

Beach, history, wildlife-this park offers something for everyone!

I can't say enough about the natural beauty, historical interest and family time awaiting you at Fort Clinch State Park. Built during the American Civil War, this fort was never finished, but was...

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Mar 02, 2023 by rpecuch511

Fort Clinch

We didn't see the fort itself, but we paid a small fee to get into the park and take the walk/hike. Lots of armadillos but half of the walk is alongside the road and no water views. I think there...

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Feb 26, 2023 by Nancy S

Excellent fort with lots of photo ops.

So much history all in one place. Be sure to seek out the lady by the commanders building and find out why the UNION army built a fort in the the south. Yup, they sure did. It is a great story and...

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Located just off the coast of northeast Florida, Amelia Island is easy to reach, but hard to forget. With 13 miles of beautiful beaches, abundant native wildlife, and pristine waters, this barrier island has long been a beloved destination for visitors and residents alike.