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Amelia Island State Park, Amelia Island

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Amelia Island State Recreation Area is a state park in Florida, United States. Its location is 7 miles (11 km) north of Little Talbot Island State Park on SR A1A, and 8 miles (13 km) south of Fernandina Beach on Amelia Island along the Atlantic coastal plain. This park consists of 200 acres (0.81 km2) of beaches, salt marshes and coastal maritime forests.
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  • Neat place to go drive out on beach in a truck. It was mostly people fishing. Fun to just walk around and see what they are catching. We did see someone reel in a shark even. A nice and relaxing...  more »
  • So my husband and I needed a getaway from a turbulent 2020. Came to Amelia Island and booked the horseback on the beach. We took the 10 am ride as our guide/owner Robin said the weather was...  more »
  • I came here on a whim and was impressed. This is more of a fishing park but it's got a great setup. The fishing pier is a nice long walk even if you aren't fishing, and most of the people on it are very friendly. You get some great views. It was also pretty good for bird watching!
  • Quiet beach on the south end of the island. Popular past times are fishing, 4-wheeling and horse back riding. Be respectful though because much of the beach is closed, protected wildlife habitat. This beach is not good for collecting seashells. For that I would suggest the north end of the island.

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