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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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Get back to nature

This is a great place for a picnic or to see a little bit of natural Florida. I ride my bike there... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Robert C
We go bike riding there 2 or 3 times a week. Great trails!

My husband and I go bike riding at Riverbend every chance we have. Sometimes we walk the trials... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Josie P
Jupiter, Florida
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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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9060 Indiantown Rd, Jupiter, FL 33478-2200
+1 561-741-1359
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place for a picnic or to see a little bit of natural Florida. I ride my bike there all the time.

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I go bike riding at Riverbend every chance we have. Sometimes we walk the trials. There is an old wood mill that I found very interesting and and old Seminole village. There are lakes and a river that go through the park...More

Thank Josie P
Reviewed 10 June 2017

This is a hidden park in the middle of Jupiter, FL's suburbia sprawl...in 10 minutes you feel like you're in the middle of the Everglades! Currently going under some amazing renovation, the park is a great place to bike, ride horses, and explore. We like...More

Thank Rhonda H
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Love the park. Used to take my bike to the park. Only way to go. Take a bit of lunch and sit under one of the huts and think about what happened 100 years ago. Battles with soldiers, indians and run away slaves. Great place...More

Thank lonettraveler7
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Wow one could easily spend a full day here at this park. My friend and I spent 4 hours kayaking the waterway through the dense canopy of cypress trees, palms and other native vegetation. The twisting waterway trail had a spectacular view of the native...More

Thank Jimbilly
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We come here often mainly for hiking around the park with the kids. We rented the canoe once and had a blast!! Spend the day and pack a picnic whether you're hiking, biking, riding your horse or canoeing. Beautiful park.

Thank Katarina L
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Huge tropical park great for walking, biking, horse riding, kayaking and picnics. Breathtaking views of the river. Stay hydrated, it's South Florida.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We love to bike ride (rentals available) for miles on wonderful trails that lead back into areas that have deer and other wildlife, especially at dusk. There are picnic areas, canoe and kayak rentals (short excursions (back and forth on the river) or a longer...More

Thank Kathy W
Reviewed 10 May 2017

The kayak/canoe ride is really good, you can go all the way to Jonathon Dickinson park if you are in good shape.

Thank 949donh
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

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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.
31 January 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
22 January 2017|
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Response from Teresa T | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it. There are historic sites that are protected.