​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Peanut Island Park 

 

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NOTICES:

- The boardwalk leading to the Peanut Island lagoon swim platform​ will be closed Thursday, August ​17 until further notice.​ Peanut Island will remain open to the public during this time.

- The use of balloons is prohibited at this park.

- Alcohol possession or consumption is restricted to camping permit areas only.

- Peanut Island Natural Areas Beach Camping Update: All Natural Areas Beach Camping CLOSED until further notice due to high tide. It is available for day use only.

LOCATION:
Intracoastal waterway, near the Lake Worth Inlet, Riviera Beach

MAILING ADDRESS:
Not for driving directions
6500 Peanut Island Road
Riviera Beach, Florida 33404
Google Maps

HOURS:

  • day use, designated areas: sunrise - sunset
  • reserved and limited camping in designated areas: see facility's website: Peanut Island Website Link
  • swimming area is guarded from 9:15 am - 4:45 pm, seven days a week from Memorial Day until Palm Beach County public schools begin in August; when school starts, swimming areas will be guarded only on weekends until Memorial Day

CLASS: Special Facility

ACREAGE: 80 acres

AMENITIES
  • beach frontage, guarded and unguarded swimming beaches and snorkeling lagoon
  • boat access only
  • boat docks (west and east sides) (2)
  • boat slips, day-use only (18)
  • campground, reserved tent sites (17)
    Peanut Island Campground Map
  • camping, natural areas beach (west side) SEE NOTICE ABOVE
  • chiki huts (4)
  • fishing (saltwater) in designated areas only
  • fire ring, group/community (in campground) (1)
  • intracoastal waterway frontage
  • observation deck
  • picnic pavilions, group (first-come, first-served) (2)
  • picnic pavilion, group (registered camper use only) (1)
  • picnic areas with grills, single table (first-come, first-served)
  • pier (fishing)
  • restroom facilities
  • walking path, paver block

Please note: there is NO food or rental concession located on the island. Please bring all necessary items for your safety, comfort, and enjoyment.

LOCAL ATTRACTION:
  • Palm Beach Maritime Museum and the historic John F. Kennedy Bunker. For tour information call - 561-832-7428 or 561-723-2028
    (not operated by Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation)
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