Palm Beach Relocation Guide

SPR-SUM 2016

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160 P A L M B E A C H R E L O C A T I O N G U I D E – S P R I N G | S U M M E R 2 0 1 6 L E I S U R E A N D R E C R E A T I O N a permit/fee-only campground that is surrounded by the Intracoastal Waterway near the Palm Beach/Lake Worth Inlet and is ideal for fishing and boating campers and snorkeling. The South Bay RV Campground in the western part of the county is a spacious, fully-equipped site that includes boat ramp access to Lake Okeechobee. CANOEING AND KAYAKING A wonderfully scenic paddling experience is the 7.6-mile stretch of the Loxahatchee River from Riverbend Park in Jupiter downstream to Jonathan Dickinson State Park. Whether you're looking for a one- or two-hour kid-friendly trip or prefer to embark on an all-day adventure, the Loxahatchee offers a variety of options. And even if you rent a canoe or kayak, it's an inexpensive form of outdoor exercise and fun. For more information, check out the website, canoeoutfittersofflorida.com. SURFING The Atlantic Ocean forms the entire eastern boundary of Palm Beach County, but it's not always conducive for great surfing, especially during the summer months, unless there's a tropical storm or hurricane brewing offshore. However, what it lacks in wave consistency, it makes up for in quality. When the waves are good, such as when winter low-pressure systems deliver fairly consistent groundswell toward the beaches, there's some good spots for surfers, most notably Reef Road which is tucked away in the north end of the county's riches real estate, as well as, off the Jupiter Inlet , and Juno Beach Pier. Check out www. surfline.com for the latest surf reports and live video web cams. TENNIS Most of the numerous private country clubs have tennis courts, as do 12 of the county parks (go to pbcgov.com/parks for loca- tions). One of the nicest full-service public tennis facilities is the Delray Beach Tennis Center near the bustling downtown Atlantic Avenue in the heart of the city. It has 14 clay courts, six hard-surface courts and an 8,200- seat stadium, and offers a variety of adult and junior programs, clinics and camps. The center hosts the ATP World Tour's Delray Beach Open tournament in February each year. There's also the Delray Swim & Tennis Club that has 24 clay courts. WATER SKIING Okeeheelee Park just west of West Palm Beach has a nationally recognized compet- itive water ski venue that offers five courses for traditional, barefoot, wakeboard and kneeboard skiing, including one course that is lighted for night skiing. Only USA Water Ski-approved boats are permitted. There's also the Intracoastal Waterway that stretches the entire north-south length of the county, as well as numerous canals throughout the county. Just be sure to obey the no-wake zones. MARINA AND YACHT CLUB RESOURCES Blowing Rocks Marina Tequesta 561-746-3312 blowingrocksmarina.com Bluffs Marina Jupiter 561-627-6688 thebluffsmarina.com Cannonsport Marina West Palm Beach 800-627-8328 cannonsportmarina.com Castaways Marina Jupiter 561-575-0252 squaregrouper.net Gateway Marina Hypoluxo 561-588-1211 gatewaymarina.net JIB Yacht Club & Marina Tequesta 561-746-3312 jibmarinajupiter.com Jupiter Pointe Club & Marina Tequesta 561-746-2600 jupiterpointe.com Jupiter Yacht Club Marina Jupiter 561-741-3407 jycmarina.com Lake Park Harbor Marina Lake Park 561-881-3353 lakeparkmarina.com Loggerhead Marina Jupiter 561-747-8980 loggerheadjupiter.com Loggerhead Marina Lantana 561-582-4422 loggerheadlantana.com Loggerhead Marina Palm Beach Gardens 561-627-6358 loggerheadpbg.com Loggerhead Marina Riviera Beach 561-840-6868 loggerheadrivierabeach.com Marina Delray Delray Beach 561-276-7666 marinadelray.com North Palm Beach Marina North Palm Beach 561-626-4919 opch.com Palm Beach Yacht Center Hypoluxo 561-588-9911 palmbeachyacht.com Palm Beach Yacht Club West Palm Beach 561-655-8711 pbyc.com Palm Harbor Marina West Palm Beach 561-655-4757 palmharbor-marina.com PGA Marina & Boating Center Palm Beach Gardens 561-626-0200 pgamarina.com Royal Palm Yacht & Country Club Boca Raton 561-395-2200 rpycc.org Rybovich Marina West Palm Beach 561-840-8308 rybovich.com Sailfsh Marina & Resort Palm Beach Shores 561-844-1724 sailfshmarina.com Soverel Harbour Marina Palm Beach Gardens 561-691-9554 soverelmarinal.com The Yacht Club at Delray Beach Delray Beach 561-272-2700 theyachtclubatdelraybeach.com

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