Provides access to the Fort George River, 1 picnic pavilion, unimproved ramp suitable for launching kayaks - jet skis - jon boats, Not ADA accessible, 7am - 10pm, no fees, no docks or fixed structures for ramp.
Signs indicate plans for a water taxi from this location in the future, this seems to be centered around giving a unique perspective of the Timucuan Preserve. As of October 2013 the water taxi facility construction was halted.
Watch for strong currents here and shifting shoals.
Sitting on 30 acres the Arlington Lions Club boat ramp offers access to the St. Johns River. Amenities include; 2 boat ramps, 2 boat docks, 60 boat trailer parking spots, hand launch, parking for 40 cars, 3 picnic shelters, grills, picnic tables, benches and a children's playground. Fishing pier is on site also.
A wooden walkway along the shoreline links Arlington Lions Club with Blue Cypress Park.
Boat ramp, 13 boat trailer parking spots, loading and unloading dock, security lighting, Port-O-Let and trash barrel. Arlington Road ramp provides easy access to the St Johns River downtown area of Jacksonville.
Beach Boulevard Ramp ~ AKA ~ Pottsburg Creek Boat Ramp ~ SMALL BOATS
8505 Beach Boulevard
Jacksonville, FL 32216
GPS 30° 17'13.66" N 81° 34'11.02" W
( Waters edge at ramp )
Beach Boulevard boat ramp sits on .5 acres along Big Pottsburg Creek and amenities include; Boat ramp, 13 boat traler parking spots, 3 car parking spots, trash receptacles and Port-O-Lets.
Due to the limited clearance at the Beach Boulevard bridge this ramp is only for small boats.
The Bert Maxwell boat ramp on the banks of the Trout River in Jacksonville offers; 2 boat ramps, 3 boat docks, restrooms, 45 boat trailer parking spaces, 17 car parking spaces, pavilion, grills, picnic tables and benches.
The Curtis Lee Johnson boat ramp is located along the Cedar River a short distance from the Ortega River and offers; single lane ramp, courtesy docks, parking for 16 boat trailers, small waterside picnic pavilion, trash receptacles and restrooms.
Haulover Creek Hand Launch
Closest intersection is:
Hecksher Drive and Fort George Road
Jacksinville, FL 32226 From the above intersection go north on Hecksher Drive for 4/10ths of mile to the entrance on left, watch for potholes when entering.
The Intercoastal Boat Ramp sittingg on almost 2 acres along Pablo Creek offers; 2 wide launching lanes, courtesy dock, 37 trailer spots, 7 car spots, a couple shaded tables near water and portable restrooms. This facility fills up quickly on weekends, get there early to secure your spot.
2 large boat ramps into Sisters Creek ( very close to St Johns River ), 94 boat trailer parking spaces, 360 vehicles parking, wash down faucets for boats, loading and unloading docks, security lighting, picnic tables, grills, restrooms at pier and boat ramp areas, trash barrels, fishing pier, playground near pier, kayak / canoe launching and home to Greater Jacksonville Kingfish Tournament.
Great ocean access from this ramp approx. 3 miles to open water. Access to the Mayport jetties, Ramp is at capacity during Kingfish tournaments.
75 trailer parking spots ~ Do not let this fool you though, these spots fill up quickly due to this ramps location. Some overflow parking is available.
Picnic area, restrooms, 4 floating docks, 6 ramps, This is an A unlimited rated ramp, ADA accessible, open 24 hours a day 365 days a year, swift currents and wakes from large ocean going vessels can make this ramp challenging at times.
The St Johns River marina boat ramp in the downtown of jacksonville offers; 2 launching lanes, courtesy docks, restrooms, 15 trailer parking spaces, a pedestrian dock, museums close by ( science and history), a planetarium very close by ( Alexander Brest Planetarium ). Please be aware of shoaling around the ramp and a steep drop-off at the end of ramp, currents can also be swift here.
Redfish ( fall and winter seem best time of year as the Redfish persue the mullet and shrimp), Flounder ( gets better as we go into the fall months ), Tarpon, Crapie, Largemouth bass, Bluegill, go after Ladyfish, Jacks
Timucuan Preserve Cedar Point Boat Ramp
This ramp is at the end of Cedar Point Road on the left. About 1.3 miles from the intersection of:
Cedar Point Road & Sawpit Road
Jacksonville, FL 32226
GPS 30° 26'39.48" N 81° 27' 42.06" W ( Waters edge at ramp )
NOAA Fort George Island, FL 8720186
The Timicuan Preserve Cedar Point boat ramp offers; a single launching lane, courtesy dock, parking for about 20 boat trailers, picnic table and restrooms. Locals say there is a large boulder straight out from the ramp, use caution.
The T.K. Stokes boat ramp sits on 3 acres along the Ribault River and offers; 1 single wide launching lane, courtesy dock, 7 boat trailer parking spaces, benches, small picnic pavilion and portable restrooms.
On the Ortega River, a decent amount of parking, restrooms, recently renovated and dredged, fishing, hand launch of canoe or kayaks, 5 ramps, 1 grill, 2 picnic tables, 3 boat docks, 49 boat trailer parking spots, 27 car parking spots, 4.2 acres, 2 benches, species include; white catfish, redear sunfish.
Knight Boat Ramp ~ Clay County
1485 River Lane
Green Cove Springs, FL 32043
GPS 30° 02' 21.72" N 81° 42' 27.93" W ( Waters edge at ramp )
NOAA Red Bay Point, St Johns River, FL 8720503
The Knight boat ramp in Green Cove Springs offers; 2 launching lanes, courtesy docks, small picnic pavilion and restrooms. This ramp gives very easy access to the St Johns River. Fishing pier on site also.
Salt & Brackish Water Boat Ramps in Duval County, Florida
Areas in Duval County, Florida Include; Atlantic Beach, Arlington, Baldwin, Englewood, Jacksonville, Jacksonville Beach, Mayport, Mandarin, Neptune Beach, Pecan Park and Mayport Naval Station.
Bodies of Salt & Brackish Water in Duval County, Florida Include; Arlington River, Atlantic Ocean, Big Pottsburg Creek, Back River, Big Fishweir Creek, Boathouse Creek, Broward River, Browns Creek, Burton Creek, Butcher Pen Creek, Caney Branch, Cedar Creek, Cedar Point Creek, Chicopit Bay, Christopher Creek, Clapboard Creek, Craig Creek, Dames Point Fulton Cutoff, Deep Creek, Deese Creek, Drummond Creek, Dunn Creek, Durbin Creek, Edwards Creek, Fishing Creek, Fitzpatrick Creek, Fort George River, Garden Creek, Goddby's Creek, Gunnison Cut, Hannah Mills Creek, Horseshoe Creek, Intracoastal Waterway, Julington Creek, Little Clapboard Creek, Little Pottsburg Creek, Mill Cove, Mill Creek, Miller Creek, Mink Creek, Moncrief Creek, Mud River, Nassau River, Nassau Sound, Nichols Creek, Ninemile River, Old Bull Bay, Ortega River, Pablo Creek, Plummers Cove, Pottsburg Creek, Pumpkin Hill Creek, Ribault River, Rushing Branch, Samples Creek, San Carlos Creek, Sawpit Creek, Seaton Creek, Shad Creek, Sherman Creek, Simpson Creek, Sisters Creek, St. Johns River, Strawberry Creek, Terrapin Creek, Thomas Creek, Trout River and Williamson Creek.