Guide to Atlantic Beach Parks
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KAYAK at Dutton Island Preserve
Nautical Escapes Tours
Rent kayaks, (single, double, triple), jon boats and paddleboats. Guided eco-tours and instruction are also available. Fall and winter tours are by reservation only.
Dutton Island paddling tours and rental information. View the short video on the Parks Dutton Island page.
Contact Nautical Escapes at 904-568-0284 for more information and reservations.
Bowl Bash Contestant
Oceanside Rotary Skate Park
is located at 800 Seminole Road in Jack Russell Park. Anyone
17 years of age is required to have a
Waiver Consent Form
signed by a parent or guardian and notarized before a sticker decal is issued for admission to the skate park.
Skate park hours are 8 am to 10 pm. During inclement weather, rain or the bowl is wet, the skate park will be closed.
Sunday afternoons, 4-5 pm
Adele Grage Cultural Center
716 Ocean Blvd at 7th Street
Fee $10 per class
Instructor - Linda White
CAMPING, FISHING & HIKING
- Gather around the campfire with a few friends/family or meet a small group at the campsite, either way camping at Dutton Island will be an adventure you won't forget. Camping on Dutton Island is "primitive" - no electricity or water at campsites. Fire rings/pits are available at campsites only. Permit required to camp ($25 + tax for application fee).
Bring your fishing poles and join fellow fishermen on the pier as you take in nature's beauty at Dutton Island and catch a fish "this big!"
Contact the Recreation office at 904-247-5828 for further information.
Donner Park Courts
Clinics, leagues, and instruction at Jack Russell Tennis Courts
for junior players, ladies, mixed doubles, and cardio-tennis.
For more information, contact Brecht Catalan at Beaches Tennis Association (904) 803-7213.
Recreational Opportunities around the Beaches
The City of Atlantic Beach offers a number of recreational activities
at various parks and community centers throughout the year.
See our Calendar of Events for more information on City events.
Recreation opportunities include:
Baseball, T-ball and Softball (
Atlantic Beach Athletic Association
First Coast Soccer Association (
Camping Dutton Island Preserve (primitive group camp site)
Canoe/kayak trail (see
Intracoastal Paddling Guide
Oceanside Rotary Skate Park (Russell Park)
Racquet ball courts (Russell Park)
Soccer (Russell, Rose, Donner)
Tennis classes (Beaches Tennis Association) 241-4625
For a list of information of additional Beaches recreational programs, click
Department of Recreation Programs & Special Events
Adele Grage Cultural Center
716 Ocean Blvd, Atlantic Beach, Florida 32233
Timmy Johnson, Director
Julie Metheney, Administrative Assistant
Gail Baker, Recreation Leader Donner Community Center
Dee Davis, Recreation Leader Jordan Community Center
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