The unspoiled national environment of Hobe Sound makes it one of the most beautiful nature spots on the Treasure Coast. Located toward the southern end of the Treasure Coast, Hobe Sound boasts an abundance of championship golf courses, beautiful beaches and unspoiled parks with incredible wildlife and nature trails. Guided boat tours along the St. Lucie River, Intracoastal Waterway, Indian River and Loxahatchee River provides and awesome experience for residents and visitors alike.
Hobe Sound is a very special place, ideal for raising children in “A” rated schools, or enjoying your retirement on world famous golf courses, Hobe Sound provides the quality of life that people are seeking. Residents are prideful of the community’s rich history and traditions and unlimited future. This small town Florida community has many events throughout the year including fine arts shows, festivals and a joyful Christmas parade.
The jewel of Hobe Sound is Jonathan Dickinson State Park. Located just south of Stuart, this park teems with wildlife in 13 natural communities, including sand pine scrub, pine flatwoods, mangroves, and river swamps. The Loxahatchee River, Florida’s first federally designated wild and Scenic River runs through the park. Ranger-guided tours of the 1930s pioneer homestead of Trapper Nelson are available year-round. Visitors can enjoy paved and off-road biking, equestrian, and hiking trails. Boating, canoeing, and kayaking along the river are also great ways to see the park. Anglers can fish along the riverbank or from a boat. The park offers two full-facility campgrounds and a youth/group primitive campground.