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Fort Clinch State Park, Fernandina Beach

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With a collection of different environments, Fort Clinch State Park is both a natural and historical landmark. The actual fort, which was founded in the 18th century, is open daily for touring. You can experience a variety of outdoor activities here, such as pier fishing, hiking, and shelling. The Amelia River runs through the park, and a campground with full facilities rests near its banks. Another campground is near the Atlantic Ocean. The first weekend of every month military reenactments fill the fort with performances of historical battles. Use our Amelia Island trip itinerary planner to arrange your visit to Fort Clinch State Park and other attractions in Amelia Island.
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  • Great piece of history! Loved that it was right on the ocean. Must see fort! We had no idea this existed! Such a huge fort and tons of canons! Kids will love! 
  • Highly recommend! Educational walk and beautiful scenery. Make sure you have good walking shoes. Seen a deer. 
  • We camped here for 4 days at an ocean side site. The park was beautiful and our site was terrific. The fort was quite interesting and well restored. A nice piece of preserved American history. A must ...  more »