Peterson Cay National Park

One of the most popular cays in the Bahamas, Peterson Cay has some undisturbed reefs just off its shores, making this a great base for snorkelers.

Location

Positioned in the vicinity of Freeport, 3.1 miles east of Garden of the Groves, Peterson Cay National Park happily welcomes residents and vacationers who are rooming in this part of Grand Bahama Island. Whether or not you are staying very close, you are free to drop by to enjoy a great time. If you're curious, Port Lucaya is eight miles (12 and a half kilometers) to the west-southwest.

Located just south of Grand Bahama, this small island is easy to reach by boat, seaplane, or even by a kayak for those skilled and strong enough.

Nearby Restaurants

You need not go hungry after spending time at this wildlife reserve; you can find a broad selection of food and beverage places in the general vicinity. Garden Cafe, which dishes out International food, will be of particular interest to visitors looking for a convenient meal. It's only around three miles away from the nature preserve, so stop in and place your order. Also nearby, you will come across restaurants including Outriggers Native Restaurant and Tony Macaroni's Conch Experience where you and your group will be able to try out Caribbean dishes and enjoy the Bahamas scene.

Nearby Attractions

Vacationers that enjoy nature preserves, and would like to see others, ought to think about Patterson Cay and Lacayan National Park; the first and closest of which is less than a hundred yards to the east-northeast of this nature preserve. Additional local activities include Garden of the Groves, which is three miles away Garden of the Groves. Also think about heading to Grand Bahama Labyrinth, which is another attraction in the vicinity.

With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never run out of ways to stay busy. The closest attractions are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Peterson Cay National Park
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Garden of the Groves -- 3.1 mi. (8.0 km) W Garden of the Groves
Grand Bahama Labyrinth Other Attraction 3.1 mi. (8.0 km) W Garden of the Groves
Museum Of Underwater Exploration Museum 7.9 mi. (0.2 km) WSW Port Lucaya
Grand Bahama Museum Museum 8.1 mi. (2.7 km) W 1.7 mi. East of Freeport

More Information

Location: Peterson Cay, the vicinity of Freeport, Grand Bahama Island

Phone

(242) 393-1317

Website

http://www.bnt.bs/The-National-Parks-of-The-Bahamas/Peterson-Cay-National-Park

Email

bnt@bnt.bs

 

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