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Blowing Rocks Preserve

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574 South Beach Road, Hobe Sound, FL 33455-2804
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Beautiful spot to spend an hour or a day

Even though we didn’t time our visit with high tide to see the water blowing up through the coquina... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MHCSB
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Beautiful!

Be sure to go when close to high tide. If there is no parking in the lot, don't Parkin the grass... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nancy H
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574 South Beach Road, Hobe Sound, FL 33455-2804
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Even though we didn’t time our visit with high tide to see the water blowing up through the coquina rock formations, we loved our time here. Walking through the “jungle canopy” from parking lot to ocean was an unexpected bonus. You immediately forget the cares...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Be sure to go when close to high tide. If there is no parking in the lot, don't Parkin the grass or you will be towed. Some days you have to drive past several times until parking is available.

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a very beautiful, peaceful and serene place to visit. This was my wifes idea. We packed a little picnic and got there early. There aren't many people. The place was quiet. It is the only beach in Florida that I saw "cliffs". You...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed October 5, 2017

Always fun to stop by here, surrounded by woods, the rocks all have holes so at high tide the water comes in and sort of makes blowholes, neat to see.

Thank Kenneth C
Reviewed September 18, 2017

We were very surprised to exit the nature trail and discover the rock formations on the beach. This is a beautiful piece of Florida beach. Definitely worth a visit. Highlights: - nature trails - beach - fresh water for rinsing off - parking Here's a...More

Thank Andrew21159
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Blowing Rock Preserve is a beach in Jupiter that is incredibly beautiful. The people there are helpful and nice to talk to. Most of the visitors at the beach are families, so it is a safe area to bring little kids or your family. The...More

Thank briannalburgan
Reviewed August 23, 2017

Get there early enough to enjoy the walk and time it with high tide in order to view the "blowing rocks". Wear appropriate shoes. If you miss the time you can head up the road about a mile to the state park that is open...More

4  Thank Beth S
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Water in that area is super clear. You can see marine life just swimming by (turtles, fish, dolphin). Also watching the water blow up from under the coquina rocks that have formed along the beach is spectacular. Great place to go any time of year

1  Thank Jose A
Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

What a neat place!!! Great for pictures, swimming and sunbathing. My daughter loved the rock formations. The water is beautiful as well as the scenery. People brought umbrellas and blankets. Very relaxing place. They ask for a $2.00 donation. Well worth it!!!

1  Thank RoxyAva123
Reviewed July 25, 2017

IT is absolutely beautiful. Bring water shoes, so you don't hurt your feet on the rocks, which are in the surf, and on the beach, which is made of these rocks. $2/ admission for adults, free for kids of a certain age. Parking is the...More

1  Thank Pamela P
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captstuart
December 19, 2016|
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Response from Paul T | Reviewed this property |
Its Ocean front, sorry.. There is park on west side, but no docks.
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Blv929
June 19, 2016|
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Response from Micolski2013 | Reviewed this property |
Looks like you got the answer!! It's a beautiful place to spend the day. Happy kayaking!
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lacunab1
May 22, 2016|
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Response from Suzie038 | Reviewed this property |
I really don't know, as I don't have a pet and while we were there I didn't see any. Sorry I couldn't help with your question. It really is a beautiful place.
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