John D. MacArthur Beach State Park, North Palm Beach
(4.8/5 based on 360+ reviews on the web)
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. With our custom trip planner, North Palm Beach attractions like John D. MacArthur Beach State Park can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • We had some time to kill before a flight so we traveled here for a walk. All park employees were very friendly. The trail and bridge were well maintained. Very nice walk! We walked to the beach which ...  more »
  • When one experiences a beach one hopes to create a memory The walk to the beach is that memory and once in waters edge memories are created forever 
  • Pleasant walk out to the beach on the boardwalk. There is also a shuttle that goes back and forth regularly. Nature at it's best! The nature trail was interesting. We saw so many different birds, fish...  more »