Jupiter Outdoor Center Blog

Self-Guided Canoe and Kayak Exploration

Hit the water at Canoe Rentals. You’ll have a great time paddling the wild and scenic Loxahatchee River. Do you enjoy paddling kayaks and canoes but don’t like the hassle of hauling the boats on your car and cleaning them afterward? Rent a kayak or canoe from Canoe Rentals! With each boat rental you get…

The Cypress Canopy

Can you guess why this is our most popular trip? How about a canopied river, an incredible array of wildlife, tropical plants and even some South Florida “whitewater” action! The Cypress Canopy trip covers the upper section of the Loxahatchee River. It’s one trip you don’t want to miss! Your adventure starts at the launch…

Corporate Events and Family Reunions

Canoe Rentals is happy to work with you to create the perfect outdoor adventure for your corporate event or family reunion. We provide canoes and kayaks at our the Park rental center that will take you down the beautiful Loxahatchee, Florida’s first Wild and Scenic River. Your group will paddle cypress-lined waterways, past heron, egrets,…

Florida’s Black Seminoles at Riverbend Park

Amidst the quiet surrender of the old cypress and historic swamps, hear the haunting song of a story not often told. Masked in history and covered with time, the voices of the Black Seminole Indian Tribe calls out to you. Their remarkable story in large part was hidden beneath the earth until 1989. Now, you…

Internship Opportunities

Our last two interns. As students continue their search for an internship throughout the semester we are looking to continue our history of taking in student interns. With our busy season coming up this winter and spring, along with a packed summer schedule full of camps, tours, and lessons, the Jupiter Outdoor Center are looking for…

More Fun in the Sun

By Sawyer Morrow June 21, 2018 We are super excited to announce that we have received new equipment from Ocean Kayak! Ocean Kayak has the highest of quality water equipment that fits the needs of everyone. No one knows kayaks better than Ocean Kayak themselves, that’s why we are thrilled to provide our customers at…

Why your kids should participate in the JOC summer camp!

By Sawyer Morrow June 19, 2018 The Jupiter Outdoor Center Summer Camp is an adventure program for kids ages 6 – 14 years old designed to get kids out from behind the glow of television and computer screens and into the outdoors. Adventure awaits!- Kids will learn to appreciate and explore our beautiful natural areas. JOC…

Top 20 Reasons to go to Jupiter Outdoor Center

Jupiter Outdoor Center

Jupiter Outdoor Center is by far the unadulterated epitome of Jupiter. Our serene yet busy spot boasts many amenities. Jupiter Outdoor Center is located directly in front of the iconic lighthouse, which is the essence of Jupiter for locals and visitors from afar. See the list below to learn just what makes Jupiter Outdoor Center…

Labor Day Weekend

Labor day weekend events activities in jupiter florida palm beach county

With Labor Day Weekend around the corner, many may be looking for some fun activities to celebrate their hard work!! Here are some of the local ways you can spend your holiday weekend: Friday, September 1st- Parents Night Out at the South Florida Science Center: From 6 to 10 p.m., children ages 4 to 12 are…