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.

Location

Situated on the island of Bermuda, Spittal Pond Nature Reserve always welcomes residents and tourists rooming on this part of the island or close by. Even if you aren't staying nearby, you should feel free to stop by to check out the sights. Hamilton is four miles (six kilometers) to the west.

Nearby Restaurants

There are several picks of restaurants to choose from in the neighborhood nearby the wildlife reservation. The most nearby restaurant to Spittal Pond Nature Reserve is Foxy's Cafe, a great restaurant to fill up at on your way to checking out Spittal Pond Nature Reserve. Buzz n'Go Collector's Hill and North Rock Brewing Company are some more restaurant choices nearby. At North Rock Brewing Company you and your party should test out British fare and enjoy the culture of Bermuda.

Nearby Attractions

Those who are a fan of nature preserves, and have the energy to view some others, might consider seeing Winter Haven And Summer Haven National Reserve and Hungry Bay Nature Reserve; the first is 0.7 miles to the northeast of this nature preserve. Other kinds of nearby activities include Jeffery's Cave, which is about a hundred yards away near Hamilton. Furthermore, you can think about visiting Watch Hill Park, which is another attraction close by.

Nature preserves are one type of attraction you can visit, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The following chart includes some other attractions closest to Spittal Pond Nature Reserve.

Attractions Near Spittal Pond Nature Reserve
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location Island
Jeffery's Cave GeoFeature 0.1 mi. (6.2 km) SE 3.9 mi. East of Hamilton Bermuda
Watch Hill Park -- 0.8 mi. (7.4 km) ENE 4.6 mi. East of Hamilton Bermuda
Verdmont Museum 0.9 mi. (4.7 km) W Smith's Parish Bermuda
Bermuda Aquarium, Museum And Zoo Other Attraction 1.1 mi. (5.6 km) NW Hamilton Parish Bermuda
Bermuda Railway Museum Museum 1.4 mi. (5.3 km) NW Hamilton Parish Bermuda
Devonshire Bay Park -- 1.4 mi. (4.1 km) SW 2.6 mi. East of Hamilton Bermuda
Palm Grove Gardens -- 1.5 mi. (3.8 km) SW Devonshire Parish Bermuda
Shelly Bay Park -- 1.8 mi. (6.2 km) NNW Hamilton Parish Bermuda

More Information

Hours

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

Cost

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

Address

South Shore Road, Bermuda Bermuda

Phone

(441) 236-6483

 

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