Reef Bay Trail, Virgin Islands National Park

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Weave your way through fresh water pools, tropical undergrowth and sugar mill ruins at Reef Bay Trail. Search the base of the 12.1 m (40 ft) waterfall for mysterious petroglyphs, ancient rock carvings dating back to the indigenous Taino people who walked these paths one thousand years ago. Venture both up and down the challenging 4.8 km (3 mi) trail from the Centreline Road entrance, or for the less experienced climber, make the descent on a Virgin Islands National Park tour, which includes a charter boat trip back. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Reef Bay Trail by using our Virgin Islands National Park vacation builder.
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  • We spent most of the day on this hike. It is about 2.5 miles one way. It was mostly downhill on the way down to the bay which means it is mostly uphill on the way back. We passed a waterfall which was...  more »
  • This hike is amazing and not too long for a lot of bang for your walking. I love the views and constant breeze, this is a great family hike. 
  • Four of us did the hike from the top and back up on a warm, dry December day. Overall a great hike with interesting ruins, lots of sign pointing out interesting foliage and a few critters (lizards, he...  more »