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Fun Things To Do in Jupiter – Riverbend Park

3/10/22 Things to do in Jupiter at Riverbend Park Take The Trapper Nelson Challenge! (Photo: KaneCenter.org) Anyone adventurous enough to take the Trapper Nelson Challenge with JUPITER OUTDOOR CENTER guides is following – make that paddling – in the path of one of Jupiter’s most famous and mysterious residents. To register for the things to…

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March 10, 2022

Things To Do in Jupiter – Kayaking Fun Worldwide

6/04/2021 What can be as much fun as canoeing or kayaking under the shade of the sky-high cypress trees along the Wild and Scenic Loxahatchee River or the ice-clear Jupiter Inlet waterways? How about Alaska? Kayak on the glacial waters in the Chugach Mountains. Virginia? Try the white waters along Russell Forge. Head north of…

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June 4, 2021

Things To Do In Jupiter – DON’T FEED ALLIGATORS!

4/28/2021 THINGS TO DO IN JUPITER! Another alligator is dead — again caused by people feeding the graceful reptiles. “Alligators are the true residents of the Loxahatchee River. People should respect them and all wildlife. When people feed an alligator, the alligator sees them as a food source. Don’t feed them,” said a person who…

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April 28, 2021

Things To Do in Jupiter – Get out on the water!

4/23/2021 THINGS TO DO IN JUPITER! DIVING  Reef, wreck or deep water, Jupiter offers some of the best diving around. Colorful, diverse marine life and coral reefs provide the environment for a great day on the warm tropical waters off north Palm Beach County. Ask about special dives to see 600-pound Goliath Groupers and catch…

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April 23, 2021

THINGS TO DO IN JUPITER- WILDLIFE SIGHTINGS

THINGS TO DO IN JUPITER! Wildlife is under, above and all around when you go for a paddling or bicycling adventure at Jupiter Outdoor Center. Here’s some of our favorite outdoor characters we’ve seen during Things To Do in Jupiter adventures: BIRDS, BIRDS, BIRDS Owls, great blue herons, osprey, ducks, sandhill cranes, hawks, turkeys, bald…

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April 9, 2021

THINGS TO DO IN JUPITER – WATER ADVENTURE TOURS

Things To Do in Jupiter! PEDAL & PADDLE AT RIVERBEND PARK Birds, butterflies, deer, otters, native flowers and an occasional ‘gator are part of your pedaling adventure along the Loxahatchee River at Riverbend Park. Beach cruisers with fat tires almost five inches wide are for rent from Jupiter Outdoor Center on the more than a…

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March 25, 2021

Jupiter Family Fun Activities

THINGS TO DO IN JUPITER — AND BEYOND!   Lake Trail Spend a leisurely afternoon with the family bicycling or walking along the six-mile Palm Beach Lake Trail. With picture-perfect landscaping, manicured mansions and yachts floating by, Lake Trail is about as Palm Beach as it gets. The flat trail is traffic-free, paved and hugs…

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March 16, 2021

THINGS TO DO IN JUPITER – Check List: 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 to bring your car keys. Jupiter Outdoor Center guides will gladly…

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March 16, 2021

THINGS TO DO IN JUPITER – 7 OUTDOOR ADVENTURES

  Photo Everybody’s a great photographer when you are in the vibrant, colorful Riverbend Park. Bright white swamp lillies, radiant butterflies, wild turkeys, playful otters, graceful herons and big-eyed deer are a few of the fun subjects out there. And don’t forget the sunsets and sunrises — those Pepto Bismol skies are a knockout!…

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March 11, 2021

THINGS TO DO IN JUPITER – 5 WAYS TO GO BACK IN TIME

DUBOIS PIONEER HOME  Visitors to the 1898-built DuBois Pioneer Home can get a view of how life was on the Jupiter Inlet more than 100 years ago. The DuBois’ had three sons and one daughter. All four children were born in the home. They fished, farmed, salvaged and also ran a fishing camp and later a restaurant…

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March 5, 2021