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Yellow Bluff Fort

New Berlin Road, Jacksonville, FL 32226
+1 904-251-2320
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Really small, don't bother

This is not what I expected from a historic state park. It's just an open space in the woods with a... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Tamara P
Den Bosch, The Netherlands
Another nice park.

Another nice area park. Dedicated to where the fort had been many years ago. Lots of history to... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2016
Bernardo F
New York City, New York
via mobile
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8 Aug 2017
“Really small, don't bother”
24 Feb 2016
“Another nice park.”
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New Berlin Road, Jacksonville, FL 32226
+1 904-251-2320
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is not what I expected from a historic state park. It's just an open space in the woods with a few canons and wooden tables and benches. We drove all the way from St. Augustine to see it and expected a guide to tell...More

Thank Tamara P
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

Another nice area park. Dedicated to where the fort had been many years ago. Lots of history to think about. This one might be a little less scared for then some of the Fort George area parks. But if you're in the area and want...More

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

Needs TLC but it is history if you wanna see Florida and learn about the area give it a chance. Please state park put some life back into this one !

Thank Travel242424
Reviewed 7 May 2015

Nice little park considering it was only used as a military troop encampment for about 350 troops. There is a few picnic tables and not much else. It's kinda weird as it sit's in the middle of a neighborhood. There is a few trails with...More

Thank NavyGuyAN
Reviewed 14 July 2014

I must say I was a little disappointed. This Historical Park is basically in a mobile home park and in a residential community. Is it just me? I feel historical places should be treated with better respect. Don't get me wrong, it's a nice little...More

2  Thank Gabrielle L
Reviewed 14 March 2014

This was a quick stop as the main attraction is a marker dedicated to the Confederate soldiers that protected Jacksonville. There are some cannons and brand new picnic tables might be nice for a family outing on the cheap side of things since its free...More

Thank Victoria R
Reviewed 10 April 2012

stopped by while in area. Its an old site with earthworks that the south used to defend the river with. It has seen better days. Very overgrown shrubs and needs a good raking of leaves. So overgrown hard to located the earthworks.some old rusted cannons...More

Thank jlantern3
Reviewed 28 January 2012

It seems to me this is an incorrect address for the fort but regardless, it is located in the residential area where I spent many years as a child. What wonderful memories I have running and playing on what use to be deep trenches, lush...More

4  Thank Norma C
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