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Mechancial Fuel Reduction Notice
This natural area will be closed Thursday August 6, 2020.
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Natural Areas Have Re-Opened
HOWEVER THIS DOES NOT MEAN RECREATION AS USUAL.
All visitors to the natural areas must follow Center for Disease Control Guidelines and the County’s Emergency Order 2020-005.
FAMILIARIZE YOURSELF WITH BOTH AT THE LINKS PROVIDED BELOW AND
Wear face coverings, recreate in groups less than 10, maintain social distance of at least 6 feet apart while on the trails, and avoid touching common surfaces such as handrails, benches, etc. to be safe while visiting.
1800 South U.S. Highway 1, Jupiter, FL 33477
A quiet stop along Riverwalk - 2.5 mile multiuse corridor south of Jupiter Inlet
Open Sunrise to Sunset, 365 Days a Year
At a Glance
Longest Shoreline along the Intracoastal Waterway
Over 270-acres of scrub, scrubby flatwood, mesic flatwoods, depression marsh, and mangrove swamp ecosystems are located in this natural area. Take a walk down the path to "Ski Beach" where you might be lucky enough to see a manatee swim past as this site has the longest shoreline along the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway of any other natural area in the County.
- Little Blue Heron Trail
(Paved) 0.2 miles
- Scrub Lizard Trail (Sandy) 1.7 miles
- Pawpaw Trail
(Sandy) 0.6 miles
- Observation platform overlooking tidal swamp channels of
Old Lake Worth Creek
- Canoe/kayak access from Ski Beach
- Part of the
Great Florida Bird and Wildlife Trail