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Things To Do: 5 Healthy Reasons to Spend Time In Nature

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  a group of people sitting at a dock   SUNSHINE — THE BEST SOURCE FOR VITAMIN D Vitamin D is gasoline for our bodies. The pump is right up there in the sky….

Things To Do: 5 Fun Spots for Brown Bag Lunch in Jupiter

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Looking for a relaxing — and Covid-safe — spot to eat el fresco in Jupiter? Here are my five brown bag favorites. No charge for admission. And parking is free at all of ’em!   a sign on the side of a tree

Things To Do: 5 Ways to Start the New Year Right in Jupiter

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a store filled with lots of graffiti SHOP LOCAL Patronizing local businesses — dive shops, restaurants, entertainment, bike shops — is a great way to help your community and your Jupiter friends. When you spend money…

Things to do – 5 Fun Attractions in Jupiter for Kids during Christmas Break

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a group of people sitting at a table JUPITER RIVERWALK Take the family for a scenic bicycle ride or stroll along Riverwalk, Jupiter’s waterfront walkway. Mangrove Bay, Jupiter…

Things to do : 5 Top Ways to Celebrate the Winter Solstice in Jupiter

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Let’s hear it for Dec. 21, the Winter Solstice, the shortest day of the year! That’s the day afternoon shadows, early darkness and long nights start reversing. On Dec. 22, the sun begins its annual climb higher in the sky. That’s more hours for bicycling, stand-up paddle boarding, exploring — all that fantastic outdoor stuff….

Things to do – 5 Best Christmas gift spots in Jupiter

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  ONE WORLD — ZERO WASTE Satisfy that sustainability person on your gift list with something from the Tequesta store that promotes a healthy lifestyle. Organics foods, dishwashing liquid and laundry detergent. washable sponges, cloth bowl and plate covers, cloth snack and food storage bags, stainless steel food containers are all for sale at the…

Things to do – 5 Eco-tourism adventures in Jupiter

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Kayaking, bicycling, diving, exploring history and visiting manatees and sea turtles — here’s a fun bucket list of eco-tourism adventures in Jupiter.   DIVING At Carlin Park, divers don’t have to go far offshore to find a reef full of blue angels, butterfly fish, rays and grunts. Don’t be surprised if you see a pod…

THINGS TO DO IN JUPITER – 5 Essentials for outfitting your next trip on the Wild and Scenic Loxahatchee River


DRY BAG Towels, sunscreen, extra clothing, safety equipment like a whistle and first aid kit, energy bars, bottled water — keep them all safe and ready for use in a dry bag during your trip. And one more thing. Don’t take a chance bringing your car keys. Jupiter Outdoor Center guides will gladly keep them…


Paddle Board Classes Jupiter FL

5 Things To Do on a First Date at Jupiter Outdoor Center Full Moon on Jupiter Inlet waterways. Part the moonbeams glittering on Jupiter Inlet waters as you paddle past the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse, alongside spindly-fingered mangrove trees and under Cato’s Bridge. Jupiter Outdoor Center guides will time the tour so that the moon rises…

COVID 19 Brings Awareness to Importance of Local Natural Areas