• Sunrise over the Fort George River in the Timucuan Preserve.

    Timucuan

    Ecological & Historic Preserve Florida

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  • Road Closure

    Palmetto Avenue, the main road to Kingsley Plantation will be closed April 28th-May 5th, 2014. Please take the Fort George Road detour to enter the site. Be advised large buses and RVs may not clear the low tree canopy of Fort George Rd.

Water Activities

One of the best ways to explore the park is by water. Listed below are ways in which you can experience the waters of the Timucuan Preserve.

Boat Ramps - Florida Times-Union article listing NE Florida & SE Georgia ramps

Long Island Outfitters - rent kayaks and canoes, guided tours available

Bring your own kayak! Print out your own copy of "Kayaking the Timucuan Preserve" (pdf) by clicking the link on the right.

Enjoy at day at the beach at Huguenot Memorial Park or one of the Talbot Islands State Parks.

Did You Know?

16th century French flag

The flag that flies over Fort Caroline is a sixteenth century French flag with “fleur de lis” heraldic symbols in gold on a blue background. The "fleur de lis" is an unoffical symbol of France. More...