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Owning a boat can come with a lot of expensive fees. Luckily for us there are plenty of boat clubs that you can join to avoid the hassle and responsibility of owning a boat. For a membership fee you can access a boat’s club wide range of boats for every boating adventure. 

Here is a guide to the local boat clubs to consider joining.

Jupiter Pointe Club and Marina

Located in Tequesta, this marina has a wide variety of options from an annual membership to a limited plan where you can rent a boat for half a day. All new members are required to take a boating class prior to going out on the water. Jupiter Pointe is also home to the popular Blue Pointe Bar and Grill to grab a bite to eat before heading out on the water for the day. 


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Jupiter is famous for its stunning natural beauty and diverse ecosystems. Among its many hidden treasures, the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Area stands out as a captivating destination for nature enthusiasts and history lovers alike. And within this enchanting landscape lies Cato's Bridge, providing an outstanding experience in the heart of Jupiter. While Cato's Bridge itself is primarily just a bridge, the Indian River and Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Area around the bridge offer opportunities for snorkeling and swimming, paddleboarding and kayaking, fishing, and wildlife spotting.

Start With the Lighthouse:

Cato's Bridge, named after Jupiter's first lighthouse keeper, Samuel Cato, holds significant historical

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First of all: people unfamiliar with the area will ask, “Is there good surfing in West Palm Beach?” not understanding that West Palm Beach doesn't really have a beach. Palm Beach surfing is a different story, but the only kind of West Palm Beach surfing is wakeboarding at Shark Wake Park. Our Palm Beach County slice of paradise is not only renowned for its stunning beaches and dreamt-about lifestyle, but also usually has the best surfing in all of South Florida (except for that late September 2022 blast from Hurricane Ian that pretty much bypassed the Palm Beaches completely and blew up in South Beach). So, in a strange, but particular order, let’s look at the best Palm Beach surfing, and other surf spots near West Palm Beach.

palm beach surfing in peak season
First, let’s talk seasons.

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When it comes to natural wonders, Florida may not be the first place that comes to mind. However, hidden along the state's southeastern coast lies a gem that is truly unlike anything else you will find in the Sunshine State.

Blowing Rocks Preserve is a 73-acre conservation area located on Jupiter Island. What makes it so special is the fact that it is the largest exposed section of Anastasia limestone on Florida's east coast. This unique geological formation creates a mesmerizing spectacle when waves crash against the rocks, shooting up to fifty feet in the air. It is a breathtaking natural phenomenon that leaves visitors in awe.

But Blowing Rocks Preserve is not just about its stunning scenery. The preserve also boasts a rich ecosystem, making it a

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Saturday mornings, join others and help keep our beautiful beaches clean. The Loggerhead Marinelife Center in Juno Beach hosts a Self-Guided Beach Clean Up on Saturday mornings. 

No registration or payment is required to participate in the event. Simply just show up to the beach with gloves and a bucket and help keep our beaches clear from trash and debris. The Beach Clean Up happens at the beach near the Loggerhead Marinelife Center.

The Self-Guided Beach Clean Up has become such a popular event that the Loggerhead Marinelife Center has added it to their events calendar once a week. Helping to take part in keeping our beaches clean helps protect our beautiful blue ocean, intracoastal, and help to protect our marinelife. 

Beach Clean Up Details:

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Are you looking for a refreshing way to start your weekend? Look no further than The Seagate's sunrise beach yoga class in Delray Beach. Held weekly on The Seagate Beach Club's private beach, this 60-minute Vinyasa yoga flow class promises to be a rejuvenating experience that will leave you feeling energized and ready to take on the day no matter what comes your way. Whether you're a seasoned yogi or a beginner looking to start your journey, this class is open to all levels.

This sunrise beach yoga class offers the perfect opportunity to connect with nature and soak up the beauty of the ocean while engaging in a mindful and holistic exercise routine. Taking place every Saturday morning from 8:00 am to 9:00 am, this class allows you to greet the day

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With the summer weather fast approaching, getting out on the water is one of South Florida’s most popular outdoor activities. Since 2010, the State of Florida has required anyone born after January 1st, 1988, to obtain their Boater Safety Identification Card by taking an approved state course if they wish to get behind the wheel of a boat. 

Florida does not have a “boating license” but a Boating Safety Education Identification Card. The card is proof of a successful completion of the course and a pass on the exam.  The Identification Card is valid for life and no renewal fees or continuing education course is required once the course is completed and the exam is passed. However, you are asked to continue to review and follow the current boating

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As Memorial Day approaches, boat owners in Palm Beach County eagerly anticipate hitting the water and making the most of the long weekend. With its stunning coastline and interconnected waterways, Palm Beach County offers a plethora of options for boating adventures. Here are just a few destinations to consider when planning your Memorial Day boat trip.

Peanut Island, a captivating tropical paradise bursting with natural beauty. Surrounded by crystal-clear turquoise waters, this small island offers a range of recreational activities, including snorkeling, swimming, and picnicking. It also boasts historic landmarks, such as President Kennedy's bunker, adding a touch of intrigue to its allure.

Guanabanas is a laid-back restaurant nestled in Jupiter.

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The Juno Beach Fishing pier is a popular destination in northern Palm Beach County for locals and visitors. 

The fishing pier is a 990-foot-long T-shaped pier that offers great saltwater fishing. The Pier is home to a full-service Pier House that features a friendly Guest Service Team, bags of ice, snacks, drinks, various fishing gear, tackle, fishing poles available for rentals, and much more.

The Fishing Pier is managed by the Loggerhead Marinelife Center in Juno Beach. The Pier is part of the sea turtle research and rehabilitation center’s Responsible Pier Initiative which is the first of its kind. The program is designed as a tool to work directly with fishing piers and fishermen to promote a healthy Pier environment for sea turtles and

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Every Saturday morning, the Loggerhead Marinelife Center partners with local organizations to help keep our beautiful beaches clean.

The Self-Guided Beach Clean Up requires no reservations or pre-requirements. Simply just show up with gloves and a bucket and begin. The Beach Clean Up happens on the beach near the Loggerhead Marinelife Center.

The Self-Guided Clean Up was added to their calendar every Saturday morning in 2020 due to its popularity. The weekly event asks for volunteers to help in doing our part to keep our beaches clean and to help protect our oceans and Marinelife. 

Beach Clean Up Details:

When: Saturday mornings

Time: 8:30 am to 11:30 am at your convenience

Cost: Free

Location: The beach located near or around the

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