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Short hike

We travelled to this park from our condo down the road. We were interested in hiking, which we... read more

Reviewed yesterday
MariaKD37
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Massachusetts
Fabulous!

Aside from some extra movement from the water...it was fabulous! Everything was clean...showers... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
DennehyA
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Worcester, Massachusetts
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Reservations accepted the working day after Memorial Day. Groups limited to 25 people.
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10900 Jack Nicklaus Dr, North Palm Beach, FL 33408-3440
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+1 561-624-6952
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Reviewed yesterday

We travelled to this park from our condo down the road. We were interested in hiking, which we did, but there is only a short trail. Pay at the guard booth and self parking. There's a trail to follow that takes you across the bridge...More

1  Thank MariaKD37
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Aside from some extra movement from the water...it was fabulous! Everything was clean...showers, beach, parking and of course the beach! The boardwalk to the beach is a nice walk, you can jump on the golf cart limo and enjoy the ride over. Enjoy the views!...More

Thank DennehyA
Reviewed 1 week ago

Packed the car, arrived, got. On golf cart to cross bridge....once there we realized we should have have stayed at our resort. The beach was nothing special.

Thank CynthiaLane
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a place you need to visit. Its a at least half day trip. Turtles,beach, canal. Everything at the same place. You need to pay a small entrance fee (cash).

Thank JR A
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We came here years ago and were eager to get back. We rented a couple of kayaks from the wonderful staff, and paddled off to the island in the middle of the estuary. It was an effort, but worth it so experience the calm of...More

1  Thank Noisydaddy
Reviewed 28 August 2018

A treasure of nature within steps from the highway. Enjoy walking paths and water access for kayaking or just viewing. Do not miss the opportunity to visit.

Thank kahimes
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

MacArthur Park has long been a family favorite. Kayaking there is wonderful – definitely worth getting the family membership, as it comes with free kayak rentals thus pays for itself rather quickly. We have seen many ospreys during our kayak paddles and some have even...More

Thank cdelguzzi
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

This State Park is a real hidden treasure. Beautiful, well maintained park with different water activities available. We went kayaking in a double kayak. Beautiful scenary. Staff very helpful. Walked to beach area too. Very nice. We will be back. πŸŠβ€β™€οΈπŸŠβ€β™‚οΈπŸš΄β€β™‚οΈπŸš΄β€β™€οΈπŸ›Ά

Thank susiequetravels
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

They have a program set up so that you can go as a group with a guide to watch nesting sea turtles. Although we were only able to see a turtle come out of the water from a distance it was still a fun experience!

Thank Happycak
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Kayaks are available to rent on first-come-first serve. Need to get there early. we have a yearly membership and would not renew it as the kayaks are NOT comfortable to sit in for more than 2 hours with no back support. Highly suggest you bring...More

Thank mapterrell
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nward2018
13 July 2018|
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Response from 74hannibal | Reviewed this property |
Ordinarily not enough surf unless you wait until Fall and some Nor'easters come crashing in. Fall and winter would be you best time and then it is catch as catch can.
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F8164BHmariak
8 January 2018|
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Response from Laura F | Reviewed this property |
Surfing depends on the wind of the day - no way to predict that in advance
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tmh1314
3 April 2017|
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Response from Jeff J | Reviewed this property |
if you check the maps/charts you will find it to be quite a distance. I don't think the kayaking from the park would allow such a trip - but if you have your own kayak it would be possible. Watch out for the power boat... More
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