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THINGS TO DO – No Tix to Spring Training? Here’s Outdoor Fun around Jupiter

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Shutout in your plans for spring training at Jupiter’s Roger Dean Stadium to watch the St. Louis Cardinals? Here’s another way to watch the redbirds. Take a birdwatching tour at Riverbend Park and see cardinals, blue herons, roseatte spoonbills and more along the Wild & Scenic Loxahatchee River. Grapefruit League fans may have a tough…

THINGS TO DO – Love Street Outdoor Center Teams Up with Charlie + Joe’s at Love Street

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text Step aboard the 27-foot PonTiki for a boat tour on Jupiter Inlet’s pristine waterways when you visit Charlie + Joe’s at Love Street, opened Thursday by NFL icon Joe Namath and his pal Charlie Modica…

Things To Do: Adventures in Recovery in Jupiter

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Adventures in Recovery at Riverbend Park is geared towards rehab centers with patients in recovery that are seeking a higher power to aid in their recovery. a bridge over a body of water Paddling…


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  a person standing posing for the camera (Photo: (Top photo: Anyone adventurous enough to take the Trapper Nelson Challenge with JUPITER OUTDOOR CENTER guides is following – make that paddling – in the path of…

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 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…

COVID 19 Brings Awareness to Importance of Local Natural Areas

Are you up for the Trapper Nelson Challenge at Jupiter Outdoor Center?


Anyone adventurous enough to take the Trapper Nelson Challenge is following – make that paddling – in the path of one of Jupiter’s most famous and mysterious residents. Your six-mile voyage on the Loxahatchee River to the Jupiter Inlet relives the weekly trip for supplies taken by the Legend of the Loxahatchee in the early…