Spittal Pond Nature Reserve

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Spittal Pond Nature Reserve is the largest protected wildlife area on Bermuda, encompassing around sixty-four acres. The large area consequently means that there is a very varied ecosystem in the park, letting many people with different preferences stay entertained.

Hikers and explorers to the area will have plenty to do at Spittal Pond Nature Park. With twisting trails winding through the area, fabulous bird watching, and wonderful coastal views, hiking in at the park can easily become a full day thing.


Set on the island of Bermuda, Spittal Pond Nature Reserve invites local customers and visitors lodging on this part of the island. Regardless of whether or not you are staying in the vicinity, you should consider dropping by for some fun in the sun. Hamilton is four miles (six kilometers) to the west.

Nearby Restaurants

There are plenty of dining options to select from in the region immediately near the wildlife reservation. The most convenient restaurant to Spittal Pond Nature Reserve is Foxy's Cafe, a great location to fill up at on your way to visiting the wildlife reservation. Buzz n'Go Collector's Hill and North Rock Brewing Company are a couple other restaurant options close to this page's attraction. At North Rock Brewing Company you might try a bit of British fare and enjoy the local foods and culture of Bermuda.

Nearby Attractions

Visitors that like nature preserves, and would like to see others, should consider Winter Haven And Summer Haven National Reserve and Hungry Bay Nature Reserve; the first and closest of which is 0.7 miles to the northeast of this page's attraction. Other nearby activities include Jeffery's Cave, which is about a hundred yards away near Hamilton. Also think about making the trip to Watch Hill Park, which is another attraction in the area.

If you're looking for other nearby attractions or activity options, the most nearby attractions are in the following table.

Attractions Near Spittal Pond Nature Reserve
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Jeffery's Cave GeoFeature 0.1 mi. (6.2 km) SE 3.9 mi. East of Hamilton
Watch Hill Park -- 0.8 mi. (7.4 km) ENE 4.6 mi. East of Hamilton
Verdmont Museum 0.9 mi. (4.7 km) W Smith's Parish
Bermuda Aquarium, Museum And Zoo Other Attraction 1.1 mi. (5.6 km) NW Hamilton Parish
Devonshire Bay Park -- 1.4 mi. (4.1 km) SW 2.6 mi. East of Hamilton
Palm Grove Gardens -- 1.5 mi. (3.8 km) SW Devonshire Parish
Shelly Bay Park -- 1.8 mi. (6.2 km) NNW Hamilton Parish
Old Devonshire Church Historic Site 1.9 mi. (3.1 km) W Devonshire Parish

More Information


People are free to explore Spittal Pond Nature Reserve anytime from when the sun comes up until the time it goes down.


There is no fee for people looking to visit the park. However, tours of the reserve are available and they cost about $50.

Location: South Shore Road, Bermuda


(441) 236-6483


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