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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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Excellent restoration, narration, maintanence of true history.

We thoroughly enjoyed our hours here. Ranger personable and knowledgable, volunteer engaging... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Suzy V
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Bonita Springs
Fort is a great visit amazing condition

We visited after lunch and toured the fort first it is in amazing condition and lots of the rooms... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Gator58
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New Port Richey, Florida
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This state park preserves Florida's history.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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2601 Atlantic Ave, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-2203
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+1 904-277-7274
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Reviewed yesterday

We thoroughly enjoyed our hours here. Ranger personable and knowledgable, volunteer engaging, everything in order.

Thank Suzy V
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited after lunch and toured the fort first it is in amazing condition and lots of the rooms are set up the way they would have been. On the weekends they do more oral history we were there at an off time and still...More

Thank Gator58
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This State Park and beach is just beautiful. Clean, well maintained, professionally staffed and super affordable. The Fort (self guided tour) is very informative and can be done at any pace. The beach area was easy to get to with plenty of parking and adequate...More

1  Thank jeaniegirl
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We rode bikes through the park. It's nice tree lined peaceful 6 mile round trip ride. They have their own beach and multiple camp site. We toured the fort which is a group of buildings that are mostly empty. You do get a sense of...More

Thank Baker1085
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great way to spend an afternoon! The fort is well maintained with "actors" to help educate you on its history. The beaches are very nice with clean sand to search for shark teeth in. Did not get to hike but the hikes...More

Thank sabgkids
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We heard that you could find shark teeth on the beach here, so we went searching. Upon driving into the park, it is very heavily wooded and treed, a long but nice drive to the fort and welcome center. We parked on the west side...More

2  Thank Rachel H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just back from spending about 5 hours at Ft. Clinch. Rented bikes for 4 hours from the park service, $13.00!!! First thing we saw by the Welcome Center was a ranger filming a 2 day old fawn. Then started riding around the park, with water,...More

1  Thank marynaturelover
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love Ft. Clinch and absolutely love camping here. It is hard to get a spot. You have to book months in advance. I always camp on the river side and love it. This time there were no spots available there for Shrimp Fest weekend,...More

1  Thank Sandra O
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful place to take family and friends to tour the fort , take in some nature hikes and hunt for shark teeth. The teeth are easy to find and a fun way to explore the shore line. We saw deer crossing and there...More

1  Thank Blahblahteacher
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recently visited for the first time, despite having visited Fernandina Beach on a number of occasions, and found it both interesting and scenic. Entry to the park costs $6.00 with a further $2.50 to enter the fort. The drive into the park is under a...More

1  Thank TMOH8
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wyattrogerd2015
26 February 2018|
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Response from danytoro | Reviewed this property |
You would need to contact the Ranger station phone number tel:(904)277-7274
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Sassy11954
19 February 2018|
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Response from santa730 | Reviewed this property |
May through September.
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Kellie1066
4 February 2018|
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Response from toni175 | Reviewed this property |
you're within walking distance--I'd say about 5min
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