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Blowing Rocks Preserve

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Address: 574 South Beach Road, Hobe Sound, FL 33455-2804
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Spent most of the day beach combing for shells and rocks at low tide. The only downside to the Preserve is the hours- 9 am to 430 pm. To see the blowing rocks, you have to be... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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brunswick georgia
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brunswick georgia
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Spent most of the day beach combing for shells and rocks at low tide. The only downside to the Preserve is the hours- 9 am to 430 pm. To see the blowing rocks, you have to be there at high tide. We accessed the beach after hours by a state park about a mile from the Preserve.It was a tough... More 

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Jacksonville, FL
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Blowing Rocks Preserve is a beautiful coastal area near Jupiter. The drive alone is worth it. The walk to the beach goes through a shaded sea grape area on a sand path. Once there the beach is pristine. No condos or buildings just sand, rock and waves. We were there on high tide so we saw the waves crashing up... More 

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boca raton
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a beach with rock formations. $2 entry fee goes into a locked up tube, parking for less than 20 cars. 9a-1630. Why are pets not allowed? Especially for responsible pet owners they should be allowed I understand not wanting those who do not clean up after their animal. Really wanted to take the dog here.

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Miami Beach, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

Blowing Rocks has been one of my favorite beaches since I was a teenager going to high school in Hollywood, Florida and it was my final destination when taking drives north along A1A. It has dual personalities when the tide is low one can walk along the shoreline and there are little mini caves and overhangs where one can sit... More 

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West Palm Beach
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Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Amazing views! Take good sturdy water shoes to get there. Watch for low tide to walk between water and rocks. Or If you want to see a lot of splashing go when it is high tide.

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Deerfield Beach, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed April 2, 2017

Parking can be a little tough, but nicer to get to this place when it is windy and when it is high tide to make the most of this scenic spot. There is a building where you can find a bathroom. The area has a lagoon trail and then a trail to the beach where trees arch overhead before you... More 

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Muskegon, Michigan
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Reviewed March 30, 2017

Very nice spot with a nominal entry fee of $2. I was there on a windy day and saw the water blowing through the rocks. You should be wearing a good supportive sandal or shoe as there are lots of rocks with sharp edges. You can walk a good distance without encountering lots of people. There is a short walk... More 

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3 Thank triharder2013
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Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

Although we did not hit this spot to catch the blowing rocks, I was amazed at how beautiful and unusual this beach was. It was a short walk on the beach to the actual rock formations. I have great pictures to remind me of my visit.

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Jupiter, Florida
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Reviewed March 26, 2017

If you go during high tide with rough seas, you'll see some magnificent geyser-like explosions of ocean water coming up through the rocks.

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Tarrytown, New York
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Reviewed March 23, 2017 via mobile

Go when it is high tide and you can watch the waves crash on the Anastasia Limestone Rocks! Just beautiful! Also there are beautiful trails to walk. Be sure to go across the street and visit the conservation center!

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