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The waters under the Blue Heron Bridge at Phil Foster Park are world-famous among scuba divers and snorkelers for their variety of marinelife. The snorkel trail is located just south of Phil Foster Park’s beach, 200 feet offshore, and is accessible for every level, ranging in depth from 6 to 10 feet.

For beginners, who are taking to the water with just a mask, snorkel and fins, the trail is a true treasure—not too taxing of a swim and shallow enough to ease anxiety but populated enough to get a sense of Phil Foster Park’s biodiversity. For SCUBA divers, it’s shallow enough to stay underwater for up to two hours—plenty of time to capture a shot of some of the rare fish species scurrying about. The design of the reef trail mimics a barrier reef,…

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Palm Beach County is home to some of the most fun bike trails in the state. Here are a few that you and your kids can enjoy

Lake Trail

Lake Trail along the Intracoastal offers the perfect scenery of the historic Palm Beach homes and a glimpse of downtown West Palm Beach from across the water. The trail is easy to follow and traffic-free, though some areas of the trail intersect with intersections in residential areas with little traffic. Along the trail, you can stop at the historic section of Worth Avenue and Henry Flagler Museum. Both are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Many shops and restaurants are located nearby to stop for food and drinks. Access to the bike trail is located across Royal Poinciana Way near the water’s…

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Now is the perfect time to visit the Jupiter Outdoor Center to go kayaking or paddle boarding.

The Jupiter Outdoor Center is a great place to rent kayaks, paddleboards, and canoes. The center has two locations in Jupiter, one on Love Street directly across from the Lighthouse, and the other in Riverbend Park. Jupiter has evolved into the community it is today based largely on our amazing waterways. There is no better way to enjoy a view of what Jupiter has to offer than to rent a kayak or stand up paddleboard and venture into these pristine environments on your own adventure.

Whether exploring the inlet and lighthouse area for a quick hour-long paddle or setting off on a full-day outing with family and friends, the Jupiter Outdoor Center can get…

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The waters off of the coast of Palm Beach County are filled with fish, sea life and coral reefs. For those new to snorkeling but looking for an interesting place to snorkel, here are a couple of great places to get started. 

Phil Foster Park

Phil Foster Park snorkeling trail is made up reef rocks, beautiful statues, and manmade reef modules. The average depth of the trail is only about 8 feet, making it the perfect spot for those of us who do not have our scuba certification or beginning divers. The snorkeling trail spans 800 feet, winding its way around the Blue Heron Bridge. With such a great expanse of a protected reef, this snorkeling trail makes the perfect place to take beginning divers and youngsters. The waters are often calm and the…

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One of the many nice things about living in Palm Beach County is that even in Winter you can spend time on the water. Here are a few fun things that you are sure to enjoy.

Kayaking

Kayaking is seen as nice and relaxing water activity. Kayaks can hold up to one or two people depending on the type and size of the kayak. You can come and explore Florida’s nature by gliding down the waterway and getting a good workout in while doing it. Several parks, as well as the Intracoastal, offer a nice adventure. Here is a list of some of the local parks to kayaking through Peanut Island, Okeeheelee Park, Jonathan Dickinson State Park, Loxahatchee River, John D MacArthur State Park, and much more. 

Snorkeling

Come swim through the reefs and see a number…

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There’s a reason legendary golfers gather in Jupiter. The Palm Beaches are the golf capital of the world with more than 160 public and private courses. We have some of the most acclaimed golf courses and resorts in the world, here are just a few:

Abacoa Golf Club

105 Barbados Dr. Jupiter, FL 33458

561-622-0036

Abacoa Golf Club is one of the finest public golf courses in South Florida.  It was the last course designed by renowned course architect Joe Lee before his death.  In typical Joe Lee style, Abacoa’s lakes and bunkers meet its sloping fairways with little obstruction, and you’ll find scenic views with 14 of its 18 holes surrounded by water. All of these features make the tees, greens, and fairways a pure pleasure to play. The new TIF…

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There is a daily golf clinic offered every day at the Abacoa Golf Club 10 AM to 11 AM. The Instructors at the Abacoa Golf Club cover a variety of topics including Full Swing with Irons, Hybrids, Fairway Woods or Driver and Short Game skills including Putting, Chipping, Pitch Shots or Bunker Shots. 

The Sunday Game Improvement Clinic focuses on the variety of shots encountered in a typical round of golf.

Cost: $30 per clinic.

Open to ages 16 and above.

Meet at the bag drop 15 minutes prior to the start of the clinic.  We highly recommend that you SIGN-UP in advance, but we also welcome walk-ups on the day of the clinic. If for some reason you cannot attend please let the pro shop know by calling them at 561-622-0036

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Thanksgiving is over and now, for at least a few weeks, it’s back to business as usual. The only difference between this Monday and last Monday? Several pounds, mostly around the waist. If you live in the Palm Beaches and are looking to shed some of that Thanksgiving weight, here are a few fun ways you can exercise and make room for Christmas!

Lake Trail Biking

Lake Trail is a paved biking trail in Palm Beach that is over 9 miles long, it’s also one of the most scenic places to exercise in all of South Florida. Totally traffic-free, Lake Trail hugs the shore of Lake Worth, with views of statuesque royal palms lining the waterway as sailboats and yachts glide by.

Jogging in Jupiter

With miles of beaches and a variety of natural parks,…

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Join the “Healthy for Good” movement this Saturday by participating in Palm Beach County’s annual “Heart Walk” starting at the Meyer Amphitheatre.

By participating in the Heart Walk, you’re joining a million Heart Walk Heroes from across the nation raising funds for lifesaving science that can teach us all how to live longer and be Healthy for Good.

Funds donated to this event will go to life-saving research and care for those affected by heart disease.

Click here for more information.

When: Saturday, November 16, starting at 8:00am

Where: Meyer Amphitheatre - 105 Evernia Street, West Palm Beach, FL 33401

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Florida has beautiful oceans, and waterways. Although there isn’t a fresh spring in Palm Beach County, within a short drive you could be dipping your toes in a natural wonder. Magnificent springs abound the state.  Florida's fresh springs are hidden jewels to visit and explore.

There are more than 700 natural springs sprinkled throughout the state that offer boundless activities in the setting of nature. Florida’s natural and crystal-clear springs are perfect for swimming, scuba diving, tubing and kayak or canoe sightseeing. The springs offer vital life support to the many diverse ecosystems. Springs support a variety of life found in and around a spring.

The Florida Aquifer system acts as an organic underwater formation creator with a great deal of…

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