Seaside Amelia Inn

Fort Clinch State Park

During your Amelia Island vacation, you might enjoy spending a day in one of our beautiful local state parks, Fort Clinch. Fort Clinch State Park is the site of Fort Clinch, a pre-Civil War fort dating back to 1847. The park encompasses 1,121 acres and is located at the northern tip of Amelia Island, where Cumberland Sound and the Saint Mary's River meet the Atlantic Ocean.
Activities at Fort Clinch include living history programs, Civil War reenactments, campfire programs, guided walks, fishing, swimming and camping. Visitors also enjoy the nature trails, coastal hammock, dunes and a salt-water marsh.

Fort Clinch State Park Highlights:

Located on the North end of the island
1,086 acre outpost of pristine beaches, nature trails and salt marshes
Civil War fort with interpreters
Monthly re-enactments
Candlight tours available
Fishing Pier 11 miles of paved and unpaved biking trails

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Thursday April 24, 2014