Travel Blogs from Fernandina Beach
Beautiful park ! Many places to fish.
Not dog friendly.
Half campsites were on the beach and half on the river.
Riverside has one bathhouse / Air conditioned but not close to all the sites.
Large sites overall.
Rained the first day, flooded 95% of the riverside sites, ours (#54) was the worst with at least 4" of standing water.
No vacant dry spots. Refund issued returned home.
Will try again during dry season. (maybe)
... there is only ONE Starbucks that is miles from my gate. So I'm relying on sheer willpower alone to keep myself up until I get to Chicago.
This whole wifi thing is also going to be pretty tricky. Airport wifi sucks and using my LTE hotspot is going to eat up a HUGE chunk of my data plan so we'll see just how often I'll be able to blog while in transit.
Spirits are high! Until Chicago--
... you more cautious and humble. And, mother ocean demands respect.
It probably needs to be mentioned that the ICW was now basically a marked channel through tidal river systems, meaning we would be far more protected from winds. And for this day's journey, the ICW would follow the Indian River and later the Halifax River, taking us through multiple cities and towns, many of them intimately connected and dependent upon the space industry. It was a thrill to pass through ...
... many cycle paths on the Island. These are in great condition and so I meander through wooded routes and skirt past well prepared golf courses. There are cycle lanes on the main roads too.
At the bottom (South) of the Island are 2 bridges, which cross the Nassau Sound. The old bridge is no longer used by cars, but is a favoured spot for anglers. There's loads of them. So with the old bridge behind me I head ...
... we were in luck and on the first of each month the do a reenactment. In 1842 the US Government purchased a tract of land on the northern end of the island, at the Florida-Georgia border. A military installation was to be built on the property, to guard the mouth of the St. Mary's River, protect coastal and interior shipping, and defend the deepwater port of the ...