Reef Bay Trail, Virgin Islands National Park
(4.6/5 based on 320+ reviews on the web)
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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  • If you're not a fan of hiking, this isn't for you! We were interested in seeing the petroglyphs, but it's a hike down to them. You realize about 1/2 way that you'll be going UP for the majority of the...  more »
  • Just to add to others, we did this hike on both ways. The descending part is easy, especially on a cloudy day (recommendable) and the resting place next to the fresh water waterfall and petroglyphs ar...  more »
  • We hiked from the road down the trail past the sugar mill and slave village ruins, then turned right onto trail to petroglyphs at the waterfall. The trail is all downhill or flat until you get to the ...  more »