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Riverbend Park — Wildlife Paradise in Jupiter

3/23/2022 RIVERBEND PARK – Look, Listen & Smell the Wildlife   Paddling down or bicycling along the Wild & Scenic Loxahatchee River, you’re likely to see scampering raccoons, yellow-bellied turtles basking in the sun and great blue herons prancing in the shallows as they seek out a meal in Riverbend Park. Sign up here for…

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March 23, 2022

Spring Things To Do in Jupiter – Full Moon, Paddle, Yoga

3/16/22 Things to do in Jupiter FULL   MOON     TOUR The next full moon, March 18, is known as the “worm moon.” Why? Warm weather brings earth worms to the top of the soil. That sounds the dinner bell for robins, cardinals and other hungry birds. Join JUPITER OUTDOOR CENTER expert guides for…

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March 16, 2022

RIVERBEND PARK & Recreation – SPRING BREAK HEADQUARTERS

3/2/22 Outdoor Spring Break activities are available for students of all ages at Riverbend Park. PADDLE! A kayak or canoe trip on the shimmering waters of the Wild & Scenic Loxahatchee River is a fantastic way for students to learn about nature and have a fun time. After explaining safety and paddling instructions, JUPITER OUTDOOR…

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March 2, 2022

Things To Do in Jupiter – Meet Up for Adventure

2/8/22 Things To Do in Jupiter SAWFISH BAY PARK – PADDLE TO TURTLE COVE The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse is straight ahead when you shove off in a kayak or stand-up paddle board from this mangrove-surrounded public park. JOC expert guides can help you spot manatees, sea turtles, birds and tropical fish. Or you can paddle out…

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February 8, 2022

Things To Do in Jupiter – 5 Fab Outdoor Photo Stops

1/26/22 Things To Do in Jupiter   AAAH….The Air Conditioned Part of A1A! Wide, tall and shady, the “tunnel of trees” lining Bridge Road bring welcome relief to bike riders on a warm day. Take a guided bicycle tour with JUPITER OUTDOOR CENTER and see the sights along A1A on beautiful Jupiter Island. To make…

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January 26, 2022

Things To Do in Jupiter: Mangroves! Mangroves! Mangroves!

1/20/22 Things To Do in Jupiter What is a mangrove? (Photos/Bill DiPaolo) Fingerlike, spooky, tough and loved by wildlife, mangroves are salt-tolerant plants that hug the shore along Jupiter Inlet waterways. You’ve likely seen their seedlings, greenish sticklings bobbing in the waves. They float horizontally for a month or so after dropping from the tree….

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January 20, 2022

Things To Do in Jupiter – County Leaders Take JOC Tour

1/14/22 Things To Do in Jupiter SADDLE UP! Wildlife, history, botany and just plain fun were all part of Thursday’s bicycle tour through the shady, windy trails of Riverbend Park with about 30 high school juniors from Leadership Palm Beach County. The students are recommended to the program by their schools. Each month, they spend…

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January 14, 2022

Things To Do in Jupiter – Outdoor New Year’s Events

12/31/21 Things To Do in Jupiter Catch The Sunrise (Photos/Bill DiPaolo) Head down to the beach, park your bicycle or vehicle along A1A, paddle out a kayak or stand-up paddle board, go out in your backyard — 7:08 a.m. Saturday is the moment the sun rises to start the New Year.     Start your…

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December 31, 2021

Things To Do in Jupiter — Full Moon Fun Weekend

12/17/21 Things To Do in Jupiter CHECK OUT THE NIGHT TIME SKY ON THE JUPITER INLET (Photos/Bill DiPaolo) Love Street Outdoor Center offers 30-minute and 60-minute boat tours along Jupiter Inlet waterways, leaving and coming back at Charlie and Joe’s at Love Street. Sit back, relax and enjoy the tour with our experienced boat captain…

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December 17, 2021

Things To Do in Jupiter — Top Outdoor Christmas Lights

12/10/21 Things To Do In Jupiter Glittering Tree in Harbourside Place (Photos/Bill DiPaolo)   Santa’s Elves Take a Break at Abacoa Golf Club   Take a Sleigh…er, Boat Ride at LOVE STREET OUTDOOR CENTER       Santa’s Elves Are Checking Lists at Lighthouse Cove Mini Golf   Christmas Wreaths Above Main Street in Abacoa

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December 10, 2021