Amelia Island and its surroundings offers endless activities for everyone. The possibilities are endless starting with biking, hiking, horseback riding, carriage rides and so much more. Here are just a few…
Kelly Seahorse Ranch
The Kelly Seahorse Ranch is the premier beach horseback riding outfit for Amelia Island and greater Jacksonville, and because of the uniqueness of our services, has become a destination attraction across the globe.Guided horseback riding tours on the beach. For more information, visit them online or call (904) 491-5166.
Ft. Clinch State Park
Located on the North End of Amelia Island, Fort Clinch is one of the most well-preserved 19th century forts in the country. Daily tours with period reenactments depicting garrison life bring the fort to life for visitors. Hikers and bicyclists can enjoy a six-mile trail through the park. Self-guided nature trails are available. A full-facility campground and a youth camping area provide overnight accommodations. For more information visit their websiteor call (904) 277-7274.
Egan’s Creek Greenway
The greenway has 238 acres of “environmentally-sensitive” property and is located in the center of the island, extending from Atlantic Avenue to Sadler Road. Great place walk or bike to explore the nature of the island and get the chance to see some of the wildlife. For more information visit the website.
Amelia Island State Recreation Area
Located at the south end of the island, the area contains 200 acres of untouched beaches, salt marsh and forest. For more information, call (904) 251-2320 or visit their site.
Big Talbot and Little Talbot Island State Parks
Located south on A1A, these beaches offer natural sand dunes and undisturbed salt marshes, as well as overnight camping. For more information, visit the website of Big Talbot Island or the one from Little Talbot Island.