John D. MacArthur Beach State Park, North Palm Beach

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See some of the best of Florida's natural beauty, both flora and fauna, at John D. MacArthur Beach State Park, situated along the Atlantic Ocean between Riviera and North Palm Beach. Home to many different species of wildlife, the park also serves as a nesting ground for rare sea turtles, such as the loggerhead, green sea turtle, and leatherback. Stop by the nature center near the entrance of the park to learn about the park's history and ecology, as well as to view live animal exhibits. Walk across the 490 m (1,600 foot) boardwalk to reach the sea, or hitch a ride on the golf-cart shuttle. You can also take a swim or explore the waters via kayak, availabe for rent at the on-site shop. To visit John D. MacArthur Beach State Park on your trip to North Palm Beach, use our North Palm Beach trip planner.
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  • I wasn't sure what to expect as we were exploring Singer Island area and stumbled across this park. It was only a $5 admission fee per car and well worth it! We parked and strolled along the paths.....  more
    I wasn't sure what to expect as we were exploring Singer Island area and stumbled across this park. It was only a $5 admission fee per car and well worth it! We parked and strolled along the paths.....  more »
  • Where is there an undeveloped natural beach in the heart of Florida? This place. Over a one mile stretch of pristine beach sitting amidst condos and resorts on either side of it. I was super... 
    Where is there an undeveloped natural beach in the heart of Florida? This place. Over a one mile stretch of pristine beach sitting amidst condos and resorts on either side of it. I was super...  more »

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