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Address: St. Lucia
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A trail cutting through thick forest and, along the way, offering panoramas...

A trail cutting through thick forest and, along the way, offering panoramas of the Caribbean Sea and Atlantic Ocean.

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Good as far as it went

Fine rainforest walk but has been truncated since mudslides and is really only a walk of an hour or so. At $25ECD (paid at hut opposite) it is pricey. Some wildlife and terrain a... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 February 2016
Ewan C
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Cary, North Carolina, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Finally found the place on top of the ridge as the sign was covered by branches. Had a trail guide (Shaun) and he informed us of the local flowers and plants as we went along. For us it was a pleasant walk for about 1.5 hours - if you're expecting a hike through the tropical rain forest then this will... More 

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Chicago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

This is a ridge trail that is moderately strenuous on well maintained trials. As it follows a ridge, in goes up and down so is equally strenuous in both directions. We had great weather so excellent views of the sea, the ocean, Mt Jimmy and local valleys. A more misty day might result in the mixed reviews on this site.... More 

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London
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016

We wanted to do a bit of rainforest walking while in St Lucia and found this marked on our tourist trail. It was fairly easy to find as the trail head is directly on the main east code highway about 25 mins drive from Castries. We parked on the roadside and found the ranger's hut. It costs EC25 each to... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Fine rainforest walk but has been truncated since mudslides and is really only a walk of an hour or so. At $25ECD (paid at hut opposite) it is pricey. Some wildlife and terrain a bit tricky in places.

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Thank Ewan C
Ormskirk, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2015

An interesting walk through the rainforest. Quite challenging in parts due to the muddy ground and with few views. Worthwhile if you want a rainforest experience but there is no wildlife to see.

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Chichester Uk
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2014 via mobile

After we paid 100 ec dollars ( 25 per person park entry and 25 per person for mandatory guide) they mention part closed so no climb of mt la combe (no longer 3 hour circuit so now 2 hour there and back). Bit disgruntled but set off. Guide answered questions about plants but offered little spontaneously. After 35min we had... More 

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Newark, Delaware
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2012

This trail is not far at all from Dennery, 10-15 minutes tops, and 15-20 from Castries. There are some one-lane sections of road in the area due to Hurricane Tomas, but there are barricades on the side and it was not scary. The trail has a sign, but it is pretty much facing towards traffic coming from Castries so it... More 

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