9 places to go paddle boarding in Palm Beach County


Man, it’s hot outside! And going in on cones and cones of ice cream isn’t the only way to beat the heat.

We’ve put together several guides to keep cool you cool with water activities in Palm Beach County. From a list of places to go kayaking, to diving with sharks in Riviera Beach and checking out  the largest water park in South Florida. But if you want to avoid crowds (I understand, the heat makes me cranky too), paddle boarding might be the answer. 

Here are a 9 places to try Stand-up Paddle Boarding (SUP) in Palm Beach County:


1. RIVIERA BEACH - PALM BEACH PADDLE BOARDING (PBPB)

The Riviera Beach Marina allows people to explore Singer Island, Palm Beach, West Palm Beach and the rest of Palm Beach County. There are several options at this location. 

Regular rates (per person):

  • One-hour: $30.00
  • Two-hours: $50.00
  • 1/2 Day or 4 Hours: $60.00
  • Full day (around 8 hours): $80.00

Lesson rates (per person):

Lessons are one hour and led by instructor and also include one hour of free play, learning time. 

  • One Person Lesson: $133.75 each 
  • Two People: $240.75 each 
  • Three People: $321.00 each

*Note: Lessons by appointment only.

Sunset Experience rates (per person):

  • Two-hours: $60

*Note: Must be booked in advance.

Yoga/ Fitness paddle boarding rates:

  • Standard class: $40.00 per person (5th class is free)
  • BYO-Board class: $20.00 per person.

If you go:

Where: 200 E 13th St West Palm Beach

When: Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday: 9:00 a.m. to dusk

Contact: PBPB at (561)313-6011, pbpb561@gmail.com or book online here.


2. VISIT PALM BEACH - Downtown West Palm Beach

Regular rates (per person):

  • Two-hours: $29
  • Up to six hours: $40

Guided tour rates:

  • Three-hours: $75

*Note: Minimum of 4 people. For corporate tours, call Visit Palm Beach.

If you go:

Where: Downtown West Palm Beach; 100 S Clematis St, West Palm Beach

When: 7 days a week, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Contact: 561-881-9757 or book online here: Visit Palm Beach 


3. KAYAK KING WATERSPORTS - Okeeheelee Park, West Palm Beach

Rental Rate (per person):

  • One-hour: $16

If you go:

Where: 7715 Forest Hill Blvd, West Palm Beach

Contact: Kayak King Watersports at 561-632-7969 or via e-mail kayakking@live.com.


4. COMMONS PARK, ROYAL PALM BEACH - KAYAK KING WATERSPORTS

Rental Rate (per person):

  • One-hour: $16

If you go:

Where: Commons Park at Royal Palm Beach; 11600 Poinciana Blvd. Royal Palm Beach

Contact: Kayak King Watersports at 561-632-7969 or via e-mail kayakking@live.com.


5. JONATHAN DICKINSON STATE PARK - HOBE SOUND

Rental rates (per person):

If you go:

Where: Jonathan Dickinson State Park; 16450 S.E. Federal Hwy.Hobe Sound, FL 33455

When: 7 days a week.  8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday, last rental is 3 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday last rental is 5 p.m.

Call: Jonathan Dickinson State Park; 561-746-1466. 


6. LOXAHATCHEE RIVER - JUPITER OUTDOOR CENTER

  • ½ day (four-hours): $40

*Note: Age requirement is 16 and up. 

If you go:

Where: Jupiter Outdoor Center1116 Love St, Jupiter

When: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. seven days a week.

Contact: (561) 747-0063


7. PHIL FOSTER PARK - RIVIERA BEACH 

  • One hour:  $30
  • One to four hours (half day): $40
  • four to eight hours (full day): $50

If you go:

Where: 900 Blue Heron Blvd, Riviera Beach

Who: 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Contact: Call singer Island Outdoor Center at 561-460-3048 or Visit the website here; 


8. SNOOK ISLANDS NATURAL AREA- KAYAK LAKE WORTH

Rental Rate (per person):

  • Two hours: $40 $50 $60
  • Four hours: $50
  • Eight hours: $60

*Note: You must reserve in advance and meet at the assigned location. 

If you go: 

Where: Snook Islands; Lucerne Ave, Lake Worth

Contact: Reservation only. Call Kayak Lake Worth at 561-225-8250 or visit the Reservations Page.


9. BOYNTON INTRACOASTAL PARK - PADDLEAWAY SPORTS

Rental Rates:

Summer Special:

  • Two-hours, one-person: $27
  • Two-hours, two-people: $48

Rental by the hour: 

  • One-hour, per person: $30

Where: Boynton Intracoastal Park; 2240 North federal Highway, Boynton Beach

Contact: PaddleAway Sports at 561-541-6784. 


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