River Jack Waterfall

Located off Perdu Temps Trail, River Jack Waterfall is one of the, if not the largest waterfall on Dominica. Being in the same area as many other waterfalls, it is a good side trip for any hiking trip in the Southeast part of the island.

This is a tall waterfall located in some off the toughest terrain on the island, and is a sight to be seen from a distance. However, it is an amazing sight to see the water drop from the cliff past countless layers of canopies growing up the cliff until finally disappearing into the final blanket of tree tops.


Located in , invites residents and travelers lodging in this part of Dominica. Even if you are not staying particularly close, you are free to stop by for some fun in the sun.

This is not an easy hike, as this southeast part of the island has some of the toughest terrain anywhere on the island. Frequent drops and inclines make this an intense hike. Luckily, the waterfall is not located too deeply into the forest, and is nearby other waterfalls, being nearly directly southwest of Victoria Falls. Locals in Delices should be able to give you a good idea where the waterfall is.

River Jack Waterfall is located on the island of Dominica, 0.7 miles west of Delices; it's 7.4 miles to the east of Roseau.

Nearby Restaurants

Guests visiting this waterfall will have no problem finding a meal afterword, since you can find a plentiful supply of food and drink providers within traveling distance. Jungle Pavilion Restaurant, which offers Caribbean meals, will be of particular interest to visitors looking for a convenient meal. It is maybe about a mile and a half from this waterfall, so check it out and eat up! Also close-by, you and your party will encounter options including Zandoli Dining Room and Riverside Cafe so if you're lucky, at least one of these nearby picks will humor the entire party.

Nearby Attractions

Travelers who like waterfalls, and would like to see others, should consider going to Victoria Falls and Bolive Falls; the first and closest of which is 0.3 miles to the north-northeast of this page's attraction. You'll find other places of interest nearby, including Glasse Trail, which is within driving range near Roseau. You might also consider visiting Morne Trois Pitons National Park, which is another attraction not far away.

There are options for close-by activities so you won't run out of ways to stay busy. The following table contains a list of nearby attractions.

Attractions Near River Jack Waterfall
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Glasse Trail Other Attraction 2.2 mi. (14.6 km) NE 9.1 mi. East of Roseau
Morne Trois Pitons National Park -- 2.6 mi. (10.1 km) NNW 6.3 mi. East of Roseau
Valley of Desolation Other Attraction 2.7 mi. (9.5 km) NW 5.9 mi. East of Roseau
Museum of Rum Museum 4.2 mi. (15.2 km) NNE La Plaine

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