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Beautiful

Because of a Time issue we didn't actually go to the fort. But we didn't go down to the beach which... read more

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klasykat
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atlanta, ga
A little bit of history

The Fort is in great shape. Wonderful views of the waterways. Well maintain relics. Friendly... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
KMY34109
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Naples, Florida
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This state park preserves Florida's history.
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2601 Atlantic Ave, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-2203
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Reviewed yesterday

Because of a Time issue we didn't actually go to the fort. But we didn't go down to the beach which was beautiful. There is no peer now it was taken out in the last storm. But we parked in a very nice lot there...More

Thank klasykat
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Fort is in great shape. Wonderful views of the waterways. Well maintain relics. Friendly people. The drive from the entrance is beautiful with overhanging branches filled with Spanish Moss. Bike and walking paths as well.

Thank KMY34109
Reviewed 4 days ago

Recently camped over a weekend beach-side at Fort Clinch. Sites are very level with little to no shade but the ocean and beach are the reason to camp here. The boardwalk to the ocean is only steps from most of the sites. Due to position...More

Thank stevejax99
Reviewed 5 days ago

Biking, hiking, exploring the fort, birdwatching, seeing alligators or strolling on the beach, there's a lot to do and see here. It is a beautiful outdoor experience. Many people find shark teeth on the beach too.

Thank Marcia B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Interesting history around the fort. It is larger than you might imagine. The day we were there, there were reinactments with people in military clothing from the 1890's. Cool stuff!

Thank JAPwood
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just love this beach for shelling! It never fails to deliver on shells. Today I found several shark's teeth instead of shells. It only costs $6/vehicle to enter the park. There is an actual fort you can actually visit, which is quite interesting. But...More

Thank J-K-B10_85
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting the Fort was fun. It was interesting to hear the history of the fort and be able to walk around and imagine how life was there. There were also 2 "soldiers" there to answer questions.

Thank Dawn K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pros: -Beautiful moss trees throughout -Wildlife galore -Clean facilities (bath and laundry) -Gorgeous sunsets -Fishing -Close to historic fort, restaurants, beach, and more -Friendly staff -Plenty of shade -Cheap rate Cons: -3 mile drive from entrance to campground (through a gorgeous canopy of moss trees)...More

Thank KellyW0987
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a good time walking the nature trail on the Jacksonville side of the bridge. We got to see some interesting tidal birds and an alligator. I have never seen a pink bird, but the kids and I spotted several pink colored spoonbills.

Thank Don A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So much history that encompasses numerous events in America’s history. The fort is in excellent condition with canons mounted as they were originally on the parapets. Guided in original customers are there to show what life was like. We enjoyed this visit.

Thank Fred W
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