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Loxahatchee River Battlefield Park


ENTRANCE: 9060 Indiantown Road, Jupiter, Florida 33478
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HOURS: Sunrise - Sunset

CLASS: Historical/Regional

ACREAGE: 61.14 acres

AMENITIES
  • nature trail/area
  • The following amenities are located in adjacent Riverbend Park
    • fishing (freshwater)
    • parking
      • Equestrian Parking is available at the park. All vehicles and trailers must be out of the parking area when the park closes.
    • picnic chickees, single table - available on a first-come, first-served basis (vehicular access limited to picnic chickees located on Picnic Island; otherwise access through hiking or biking)
    • picnic pavilions - available on a first-come, first-served basis (no vehicular access to picnic areas - access through hiking or biking)
      • East Grove Picnic Area
        • sits 20-30 people, barbeque grill available
      • Big Hammock Picnic Area
        • sits 20-30 people, barbeque grill available
      • Cow Pen Picnic Area
        • sits 35-45 people, barbeque grill available
        • 8 small individual picnic shelters with grills available
    • picnic pavilion (River), reserved group (1) - located on Picnic Island (vehicular access)
    • rental concession (closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays)
    • restrooms, port-o-let - available in key locations throughout the park
    • trails
    • waterways (5 miles)

LOCATION OF
  • Second Seminole War Battles
    • Powell's Battle - January 15, 1838
    • Jesup's Battle - January 24, 1838
  • Loxahatchee National Wild and Scenic River

INFORMATION
Loxahatchee River Battlefield Park


Photo Credit: Doug Carson
An 1830 Howitzer is fired during a reenactment at the 2nd Annual Fall Muster.
 

Loxahatchee River
Battlefield Park
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