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Amelia Island State Park

Visit Amelia Island State Park 

Amelia Island State Park is a beautiful place to visit on vacation. Here, you can enjoy a variety of activities that will keep you entertained for days. Hiking and biking are some of the most popular activities in the park, and there are plenty of trails to choose from. If you’re looking for something a little more relaxing, there’s also a wonderful beach where you can swim, sunbathe, and surf. Amelia Island State Park is definitely worth visiting if you’re looking for an exciting and fun-filled vacation! 

If you’re planning an entire trip to Amelia Island, grab our free Vacation Guide so that you can learn about all of the amazing things waiting for you to experience on the island. 


What to do in Amelia Island State Park 

Amelia Island State Park is the perfect place to go if you’re looking for a vacation that will keep you busy and entertained. There are tons of activities to choose from, so you’ll never get bored. 


There are a variety of different trails you can hike in Amelia Island State Park, each with its own unique features and scenery. The Amelia Island State Park Beach Loop is a great option if you want to take in the breathtaking views of the ocean. If you’re looking for a more challenging hike, the Amelia Island Trail is perfect for you. This trail leads you through a variety of different habitats, including salt marshes and maritime forests. 


If biking is more your speed, Amelia Island State Park has plenty of options for you as well. There are over 15 miles of trails to explore, so you’re sure to find the perfect route for you. Whether you want to take a leisurely ride through the park or go for a more challenging ride, Amelia Island State Park has you covered. 


And of course, no trip to Amelia Island State Park would be complete without spending some time at the beach. Here, you can swim, sunbathe, and surf to your heart’s content. The beach is also a great place to go fishing, so don’t forget to bring your rod! If you didn’t bring your fishing equipment, there are a few different places you can rent or buy a fishing rod on Amelia Island. One option is to go to the Amelia Angler Outfitters, which is located just minutes from the park. They have a variety of different fishing rods for you to choose from, as well as other fishing supplies. 

Horseback Riding 

Amelia Island State Park is one of the most unique state parks in Florida, as it is the only one that offers the chance to go horseback riding on the beach! Reach out to Kelly Seahorse Ranch to schedule a guided tour and some horseback riding lessons on the beach! 

Stay Right Around the Corner with the Addison on Amelia Island! 

You can be right near all the action in our renovated and comfortable 14-bedroom Bed & Breakfast in the heart of Amelia Island! Browse our historic accommodations and prepare for some amazing amenities for you to enjoy, like getting your day started with a homemade breakfast! Check availability and book today.