The Perks of Island Living
Whether you’re into outdoor adventures or just relaxing while watching the sunset over the water, join an enthusiastic community surrounded by beaches, waterways and maritime forests.
Created to exist in harmony with surrounding nature, AIP offers endless outdoor activities, including paddling, fishing, golfing and more. There’s also no shortage of shopping, galleries and music events, if you’re looking for more of a social atmosphere.
An Abundance of Activities
- Walk, swim or sunbathe on our sunny beaches that span 3.5 miles.
- Walk, run, or cycle on more than 8 miles of winding trails.
- Kayak or paddleboard in the ocean, on Red Maple Lake or through picturesque saltwater marshes.
- As a member of the Amelia Island Club, enjoy beach club amenities, 36 holes of the best championship golf in Florida, a 10-hole short course and clay-court tennis shaded by majestic live oaks.
- Try your hand at both fresh and saltwater fishing within a single day.
- Take in the beauty of Walker’s Landing, Aury Island, Drummond Point Park, Willow Conservancy, Sunken Forest and other green places.
Ready for your next outdoor adventure? Download the AIPCA Navigator app for exploring AIP’s trails, parks and amenities and check out Canopy Crossing’s detailed, color-coded map for help navigating the community’s most treasured pathways.
Embrace AIP’s beachfront lifestyle, where you can have your feet in 3.5 miles of Florida sand at a moment’s notice. Treat yourself to a relaxing ocean sunrise, yoga on the beach or an evening stroll whenever you desire. Grab the kids and create a sandcastle they’ll always remember, spy on the seabirds, or swim in the surf.
Perfect for walking, jogging, and cycling, our shaded, well-paved trails weave from one end of AIP to the other, making them great for getting around as well as recreation. Explore 8+ miles trails with views of the community’s maritime forests, pristine beach and marsh waterways.
If pickleball is your jam — and it should be — you’ll be happy to find the fastest growing sport in America is available right here. You can play this blend of tennis, badminton and ping-pong in Drummond Point Park. Amelia Island Club also has courts where its members may join lessons and fun matches.
With miles of navigable marshes and waterways accessible from AIP, your kayak or stand-up paddleboard will be put to good use. Launch into adventure from your marshfront home, or from Walker’s Landing or Red Maple Lake. You can also book a guided kayak or stand-up paddleboard tour with the Omni at the Amelia Island Nature Center.
Drummond Point Park
Tucked away on the northwest side of AIP, Drummond Park features several nature trails, walkways and boardwalks extending deep into the salt marshes. Bring neighbors, kids and loved ones over to grill out, have a picnic, or play in this beautiful park suited for all ages.
Whether you’re new to throwing the boules or you’re a high-scorer in this classic French lawn game, you’ll enjoy the convenience of having a perfectly manicured pétanque court right in your own community. And since AIP has some real pétanque enthusiasts, you’ll find it’s easy to get a game going.
Despite its tranquil ambience, Aury Island is brimming with things to do. Whether you take the kids over to the pirate-themed playground, gaze at the placid waters of lagoon, or settle in for some stellar fishing with neighbors, Aury Island is a peaceful little oasis perfect for residents and guests of all walks of life.
You’ll soon think of The Oaks as your second home, a place to keep your mind and your social life active. Stroll over and enjoy planned events, card games, Thoughtful Thursday presentations, traveling art exhibits, Food Truck Nights and more fun happenings.