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Riverbend Park

#3 of 57 things to do in Jupiter Features Animals
9060 Indiantown Rd, Jupiter, FL 33478-2200
+1 561-741-1359
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Smooth, Open Trails

A surprise this close to Jupiter. My wife and I prefer more natural trails but this park impressed... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
Thomas C
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Miami, Florida, United States
Enchanted Forest right in Jupiter!

I had the most amazing birthday kayak trip today with my girlfriend and nephew. Riverbend is truly... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2017
Piperlovestravel
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West Palm Beach
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AMENITIES fishing (freshwater) parking Equestrian Parking is available at the park. All vehicles and trailers must be out of the parking area when the park closes. picnic chickees, single table - available on a first-come, first-served basis (vehicular access limited to picnic chickees located on Picnic Island; otherwise access through hiking or biking) picnic pavilions - available on a first-come, first-served basis (no vehicular access to picnic areas - access through hiking or biking) East Grove Picnic Area sits 20-30 people, barbeque grill available Big Hammock Picnic Area sits 20-30 people, barbeque grill available Cow Pen Picnic Area sits 35-45 people, barbeque grill available 8 small individual picnic shelters with grills available picnic pavilion (River), reserved group (1) - located on Picnic Island (vehicular access) rental concession (closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays) bicycle canoe/kayak restrooms, port-o-let - available in key locations throughout the park trails bicycling and hiking/walking trails (nearly 10 miles of compacted shell rock) equestrian trails (nearly 7 miles) waterways (5 miles) LOCATION OF Loxahatchee Battlefield - Second Seminole Indian War, site of Loxahatchee National Wild and Scenic River Ocean-to-Lake Trail (Florida Trail), portion of
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 19:00
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9060 Indiantown Rd, Jupiter, FL 33478-2200
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

A surprise this close to Jupiter. My wife and I prefer more natural trails but this park impressed us with the well maintained mostly paved paths that wind through some very beautiful areas of natural Florida. Hiking or biking are easy and enjoyable here. The...More

1  Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I had the most amazing birthday kayak trip today with my girlfriend and nephew. Riverbend is truly a must-see. We went to the second dam, winding around the river, enjoying the wildlife and hanging out at the big log. Went swimming by the first dam...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Step into nature. I didn't know there were alligators in Jupiter! Definitely worth a visit. Kayak & Bicycle rentals too. Picnic tables beneath little roof huts for shade. Bring a cooler & grill food. REALLY REALLY nice park to spend a couple of hours enjoying...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2017

We a family of four arrived, unsure what to expect, although we were aware that cycles and kayaks were available for rent. We easily found the cycles, and a rather jolly chap in a large van duly took our money in exchange for four bikes....More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful park with a little bit of everything to do. Walk or bike the trails. We went in July, so ran into mosquitoes! Great place for pictures.

Thank marilyns709
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

I was on a solo trip through the area and thought I would stop off at the Riverbend Park to do some hiking. Hiked several of the trails and found the paths well maintained and lots of scenery. Very nice picnic areas throughout the park...More

Thank Steve F
Reviewed 17 March 2017

My wife and I spent about two hours hiking through this lovely forest and well maintained park in Jupiter. It was calm, quiet and a gorgeous setting. We didn't see many birds, but then we were there at mid-day. This park is a great escape...More

2  Thank David P
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

It was my first time kayaking this park & it was a good experience. It's a good location & so much to offer. You can rent a kayak for double $45 & $35 for single for a whole day. You can rent a bike too...More

1  Thank Cherryberrypretty
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Was disappointed to discover that on a beautiful day, everything was closed. Unable to rent bike or kayak. Apparently park services are closed Tuesday and Wednesday. Drove around the park. Lots of construction at main entrance

1  Thank englekingl
Reviewed 1 March 2017

There is a bit of construction going on at the moment, but not a big deal. It is so fun to see the park on two wheels and feel the coolness beneath the canopy of trees even on a hot, sunny day. The park was...More

Thank cpmcr
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greg802
13 February 2017|
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Response from pbcparks | Property representative |
There is no charge for entrance or parking. This is a park that is open to the public! Thank you for your interest in our park.
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Deleveld
1 February 2017|
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Response from TJSJupiter_Florida | Reviewed this property |
Canoeing on the Loxahatchee River from Riverbend Park can be challenging at times. There are 2 "low head" dams that require portaging (taking the canoes out of the water and going around the dams). There are ramps and piers... More
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jonmosley
22 January 2017|
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Response from Teresa T | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it. There are historic sites that are protected.
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