Meagre Bay Pond Animal Sanctuary

The small protected area of Meagre Bay Pond is home to a large number of waterfowl that use the shallow salt water to hunt and wade, especially waterfowl like ducks.

Visitors to the area will have no problem finding their way around the few trails in the area. While the sanctuary is for all animals, you will see mainly birds, as they enjoy both the lagoon and the forest that surrounds it.

Location

Located on the island of Grand Cayman, 9.2 miles east of Georgetown, Meagre Bay Pond Animal Sanctuary welcomes visitors who are rooming on this part of the island. Even if you are not staying in this location, you are free to drop by for some fun in the sun. In case you're wondering, Bodden Town is two and a half miles (four kilometers) to the west-southwest.

Nearby Restaurants

Of course, one of the most enjoyable options while spending an afternoon exploring the area could be sharing fare at a restaurant within traveling distance of Meagre Bay Pond Animal Sanctuary. The nearest restaurant to Meagre Bay Pond Animal Sanctuary is Arthur Treacher's Fish & Chips, an ideal locale to enjoy a meal at on your way to spending some time at this nature preserve. Chester's and The Lighthouse Restaurant at Breakers are some more restaurant options within reach. At The Lighthouse Restaurant at Breakers you and your companions will be able to sample Italian food and enjoy the culture of the Cayman Islands.

Nearby Attractions

Active travelers that like wildlife reservations, and would like to see others, ought to think about Mastic Reserve and Governor Gore's Bird Sanctuary; the first and closest of which is three miles to the east-northeast of this page's attraction. Additional nearby attractions include Mission House, which is a mile and a half away Grand Cayman. Also consider heading to Bodden Town Guardhouse Park, which is another attraction in the area.

Nature preserves are a great attraction to visit, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The following table includes other attractions close-by.

Attractions Near Meagre Bay Pond Animal Sanctuary
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Mission House Historic Site 1.5 mi. (2.1 km) SW 1.3 mi. East of Bodden Town
Bodden Town Guardhouse Park Historic Site 2.5 mi. (0 km) WSW Bodden Town
Mastic Trail GeoFeature 3.5 mi. (9.5 km) NE 5.9 mi. Northeast of Bodden Town
Pedro St. James National Historic Site Historic Site 4.1 mi. (2.5 km) SW 1.5 mi. South West of Bodden Town

More Information

Location: Bodden Town Road, Grand Cayman

 

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