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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

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…

From The Jetty To The Jungle

Jupiter Water Taxi Jupiter FL Eco-Tours South-Florida High Tide Rides

In the 8.5 mile stretch of the Loxahatchee River, the changes in the ecosystems along the way are enough to amaze anyone. In this relatively short distance; one can go from seeing jumping Dolphin and Tarpon, to sun bathing Alligators and Yellow-bellied Turtles. One moment you are riding along million dollar homes on crystal blue water and the…

The Time of My Life

Turtle Time at Jupiter Outdoor Center

High tide is when the moon pushes water from the ocean in towards shore. This influx of water rushes into jetty’s and channels along the coasts, causing many fish and other wildlife to come in towards the shore. High tide is the best time to fish, snorkel, and kayak for the most clarity and sightings. This is…

Jupiter Outdoor Center is Celebrating 20 Years of Eco-Friendly Fun

Jupiter Outdoor Center 20 year anniversary

In honor of Jupiter Outdoor Center’s 20th anniversary, the center will be celebrating this milestone by offering a free 3 month individual membership to the person that submits a story and picture that best illustrates the many reasons why JOC is the ultimate choice for outdoor adventure and fun! Here is our story about why…

School’s Out Day Camps Still Rockin’ Strong

School’s Out Day Camps Jupiter Kids Camp

Jupiter Outdoor Center has had a few School’s Out Day Camps since my last blog from Camp #2. Most of those camps were a combination of wind and more wind plus the added bonus of one camp on a full moon. Never the less, fun and adventure were had by the kids. Speaking of the…

Epic V5 Surfski

Epic V5 Surfski

The Epic V5 surfski opens up a whole new world to performance paddling. Excellent stability makes it easy for anybody to jump in and go. Sleek lines and Epic’s comfortable surfski cockpit make it fun for paddlers of all sizes and skill level. Our proprietary foam core construction creates stiffness unmatched in typical plastic kayaks….