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Nature Center Open Monday - Saturday, 9am to 3pm
Refuge Trail Open 7 days, Sunrise to Sunset

Upcoming Events

Sea Turtle Walk


HSNC Education Sea Turtle's Nesting Walks Season is here

The Hobe Sound Nature Center will be conducting nighttime sea turtle walks on a local beach to educate the public about these endangered reptiles. These walks are specially permitted by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the United States Fish and Wildlife Service. The follow strict guidelines established to avoid disturbing or harassing nesting.

Walks will be held on Thursday and Friday nights ONLY Walks are offered at the end of May-mid July. Available dates: May 29,30 June 5,6,12,13,19,20,26,27 July 10, 17,18, 24, 25

To learn more, for dates, or make a reservation check out our Turtle Walk page under Events or give us a call at (772) 546-2067

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Camp Registration


April 21, 2014 Camp Registration Opens

The Hobe Sound Nature Center's Summer Environmental Camp is designed to acquaint your child with the natural world around them. Live native wildlife presentations, nature crafts and games, netting and more are included in the one week program.

The camp is open to all students, ages 6 to 12 and will be held Monday through Firday, 9 to 12 noon. No transportation is provided. Your choice of sessions are as follows:

Registration will open April 21st.
*June 9-13
*June 16-20
*June 23-27
*June 30- July 4
*July 7-11
*July 14-18

Registration is $85.00 per student ($80.00 for additional siblings).

To learn more or download the registration form online check out our Summer Camp Page under Events

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HSNC Earth Day


Saturday, April 26

Come out and celebrate the Earth, our home! Scheduled activities include our annual “Hook Kids on Fishing Clinic,” co-sponsored by Anglers for Conservation from 9-11 a.m. The clinic is open to all kids ages 5-14 with a parent and reservations are required. Students receive fishing poles, tackle and attend mini-sessions to learn fishing basics from local experts. Their newly acquired skills are then put to good use by fishing along the banks of the Indian River Lagoon.

The Center’s exhibits and gift shop will also be open all day for this free event. Contact us for reservations and details!

Call (772) 546-2067 or Book a Reservation Online.

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