Au Coin Waterfall

This large waterfall is located deep into the forest, to the west of Concord Falls. Unlike many of the other forested waterfalls on Grenada, this one is an easy hike and relatively well marked. Complete with a pool, this is a fantastic spot for any visitor hoping to see natural Grenada.

This white waterfall is in stark contrast to the dark brown and green around it. The dense forest all around it gives the waterfall the appearance of actually flowing right out of the trees. The water seems to be a perfect white and stand out through the scenery. No need to take it all in at once, get up close and personal and swim right up to the waterfall and truly experience its might and beauty.

Location

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Despite its ease to get to, this waterfall requires a hike. From concord falls it is about an hour through marked trails east. If you are interested in horticulture, ask for a guide who can tell you more about the local plant life, otherwise enjoy the solitude.

Au Coin Waterfall is situated on the island of Grenada, it is to the south-southeast of Gouyave.

Nearby Restaurants

There are plenty of dining options to select from in the neighborhood immediately near the waterfall. Bernie's Ice Cream is a great eatery to have a bite to eat at before checking out the waterfall, and will be of particular interest to visitors looking for a convenient meal. Also close-by, you will encounter restaurants including Deyna's Tasty Foods and La Heliconia Restaurant where you and your group should be sure to try a bit of Caribbean fare and experience the flavors of Grenada.

Nearby Attractions

Those who like waterfalls, and have the energy to view some others, should consider Concord Waterfall and Annandale Waterfalls; both of which are a little ways off, but within reach if you've got a car. Additional nearby attractions include Grand Etang National Park and Forest, which is within driving range near Gouyave. Furthermore, you can consider heading to Annandale Falls, which is another nearby attraction.

There are options for close-by activities so you won't get bored. The following table contains a list of nearby attractions.

Attractions Near Au Coin Waterfall
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Grand Etang National Park and Forest -- 0.5 mi. (6.4 km) S 4.0 mi. South of Gouyave
Annandale Falls -- 2.1 mi. (4.9 km) S Willis
Dougaldston Spice Estate Historic Site 3.0 mi. (0.9 km) NNW 0.5 mi. South of Gouyave
Queens Park -- 3.5 mi. (2.6 km) SW Mt. Mortiz
De La Grenade Nutmeg Garden -- -- -- 2.3 mi. East of St. George's
Underwater Sculpture Park Other Attraction 4.4 mi. (3.8 km) SW 2.4 mi. Northwest of St. George's
Hyde Park Garden -- 4.7 mi. (1.4 km) S St. George's
West Indies Cricket Heritage Centre Museum 4.8 mi. (1.0 km) SW Mt. Gay

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