Bight Road Trail

A trail that travels from the north to the south coast along the entire bluff, Bight Road Trail leads to a Dry Forest and features incredible views and birding opportunities.

The trail here is one of the best places to see land birds on the island. You're likely to encounter White-crowned pigeons, the Zenaida Dove, the Red-legged Thrush, the Cayman Brac Parrot, and more. Along the southern edge of the bluff you'll also encounter some beautiful flora including orchids and xerophytic.

Location

Bight Road Trail is situated on the island of Cayman Brac, 1.1 miles south west of Tibbetts Turn.

Nearby Restaurants

If you get hungry during your visit to Bight Road Trail, you might enjoy trying one of the restaurants close to the trail. The closest place to eat to Bight Road Trail is Tropical Delight Restaurant, which dishes out Caribbean dishes. The dining establishment is a short ways away, but out of the way enough that you might want to arrange for taking advantage of some type of transportation to get there. Kirkconnell’s Market Deli and La Esperanza offer additional nearby lunch and dinner possibilities. At La Esperanza you and your group should make it a point not to leave without taking a bite of their specialty, seafood.

Nearby Attractions

Active travelers that like hiking trails, and are interested in visiting others, should consider going to Hemmington Road Trail and Deadman's Point Bluff Road; the first of which is 2.0 miles to the west-southwest of Bight Road Trail. You'll find at least one or two additional attractions nearby, including Christopher Columbus Gardens, which is a short distance away away Cayman Brac. Also consider checking out Brac Parrot Reserve, which is another attraction in the vicinity.

There are options for close-by activities so you won't run low on things to do. The attractions nearest to this particular outdoor site are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Bight Road Trail
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Christopher Columbus Gardens Other Attraction -- --
Brac Parrot Reserve -- 0.4 mi. ( km) E
The Splits -- -- --
Captain Charlie Kirkconnell's House Historic Site 1.3 mi. ( km) W
Half Way Ground Cave GeoFeature -- --
Bat Cave GeoFeature -- --
Spellman Mclaughlin Home Historic Site 2.3 mi. ( km) NE Creek
Cayman Brac Museum Museum 2.8 mi. ( km) WSW

Location: Cayman Brac

 

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