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2.5 Day backpacking hike.
(Sign up is now open for the first 2.5 day backpack hike.) Join experienced park staff on a 2.5 day, 20 mile backpack and hike through the park’s 16 different natural communities. The program begins with a review on Saturday January 5 from 1:00 – 3:00 pm, discussing the essentials of camping and hiking, safety, and how to enjoy a backpacking adventure when properly equipped. The backpacking trip will take place January 11 – 13 and will include a stay at the park’s two primitive campsites. This program follows Camping and Hiking 101 and 201 previously offered in the park, but attending these is not a requirement. Fees will be approximately $16 per person plus tax and include a park entry day-use fee for the review program and $5 per night per person for camping. Space is limited to 7 people! Registration is required by noon on Friday, January 4. Contact the park’s Kimbell Education and Visitor Center,[masked], [masked]. Thanks! Libby Reinert Park Services Specialist Jonathan Dickinson State Park Kimbell Education & Visitor Center 16450 SE Federal Hwy Hobe Sound, FL[masked] Fax:[masked] [masked]

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Jonathan Dickinson State Park

16450 Southeast Federal Highway · Hobe Sound, FL

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“This is a group for everyone interested in activities at Jonathan Dickinson State Park. All skill levels are welcome. Activities will include bike rides, hikes, happy hour celebrations, cookouts, drum circles, art shows, plant sales, canoe/kayak events, and many others.

We want to provide a variety of healthy outdoor fitness activities for people of all skill levels in the community. Most activities are free or low cost. Some require pre-registration as space may be limited.

The meetup is sponsored by Friends of Jonathan Dickinson state Park, The Friends of Jonathan Dickinson State Park, Inc. is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization.

Join Club Scrub/The Friends of Jonathan Dickinson State Park. The $40 membership fee includes 12 entries into the park for a car (up to 8 occupants) and other benefits.

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