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Riverbend Park

9060 Indiantown Road, Jupiter, FL
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Ranked #3 of 23 attractions in Jupiter
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Palm City
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

Beautiful and serene place to bring out of town guest. Great running location...if rainy parking can get muddy!

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palm beach county, fllorida
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55 reviews 55 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

You can launch your canoe and or kayaks from river bend great wildlife watching a good look at natural Florida

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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48 reviews 48 reviews
6 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Nice clean park. We had a surprise party in one of the pavilions. We did not reserve on in advance but there were many to chose from. Next time I look forward to canoeing around the river. It looks so nice and peaceful. Lots of families and it was a nice quiet park.

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Lake Worth, Florida
20 reviews 20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

This was my second kayak trip with the girls, and boy, I was not disappointed. The first half of the 8-mile trip started at Riverbend and meandered through a beautiful canopy of oaks, pond cypress, and flowers and fauna. It was like traveling through the "land that time forgot." I almost expected monkeys to leap from the trees! The highlight... More

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Palm Beach, Florida
5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Been there several times, it's a nice kayaking adventure. It's a smooth ride, with a great view. From the 5 times I've been there I've seen gators 4 times, turtle several. It's pretty fun, I've you like outdoors visit this place.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

We travel by RV so we can cover a lot of territory without backtracking. We bring our own bikes and kayaks and thus do not depend on places being open or convenient rentals. This river is a very easy one to navigate with or without the map. It meanders along and requires minimum effort so beginners would like it. Turtles,... More

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Top Contributor
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Not far off the interstate, and out from Jupiter, Fl. Great walking and biking trails. Also places to kayak and canoe. We even saw an alligator (well away from walking trails), plenty of birds and no problem with bugs or other pests. We walked about 5-6 miles both times we visited and had a great time

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

I went to Riverbend Park with the same intent that I go to every park in Florida - I want to put my camera to use and capture a few really good landscape and wildlife photos. Riverbend Park didn't really give me either of those, put it did make me see a place that every family in the area should... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

the river is beautiful and there are kayaks and canoes for rent.. there are a couple small waterfalls-- the first is easily navigated going downstream (we didn't get to the second). But upstream the dock ramp where you portage your kayak/canoe is too steep -- getting out and getting back in -- and we capsized trying to get back down... More

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Boynton Beach, Florida
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

I kayaked here last week. I saw lots of birds, turtles, and gators. Great workout but not too challenging if you are in decent shape. Absolutely quiet and beautiful surroundings. Seeing the gators was so cool. Best kayak trip I have ever taken in PBC - cant wait to go again!

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