Booby Pond Nature Reserve

The Booby Pond Nature Reserve became recognized as a protected area in 1994, a title that allows for research and development to promote the health of the area.

<p>Booby Pond Nature Reserve spans 334 acres. On dry land sits a Visitor's Centre, which is recognizable by the gingerbread trim. This is where guests can stop in to learn about the importance of land conservation and the bird life that inhabits this particular spot.</p>

Booby Pond Nature Reserve is home to the only breeding colony of Frigate birds in the Cayman Islands, and 2,500 Red-Footed Boobies nest here in the spring. Guests who stop by the Visitor's Centre can go up to the observation gallery and use telescopes to observe the landscape.

Location

Booby Pond Nature Reserve lies on the island of Little Cayman.

Nearby Restaurants

Lunch and dinner options aren't widely available in the immediate vicinity surrounding this nature preserve. The Bird of Paradise Restaurant, which serves Caribbean fare, offers convenient access to this wildlife reservation. The eatery is a slight distance off, but far-removed enough that you will probably want to make plans for using a viable type of transport to travel there.

Nearby Attractions

Visitors who have interest in seeing another nature preserve, find out more about Bloody Bay Marine Park, which is located 3.9 miles to the west of this page's attraction. You'll find at least one or two additional attractions nearby, including Little Cayman Museum, which is three miles away Blossom Village. You might also think about making the trip to Blossom Village Community Park, which is another attraction nearby.

Nature preserves are one type of attraction you can visit, but there's more to visit in the Cayman Islands. The following table includes other attractions close-by.

Attractions Near Booby Pond Nature Reserve
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Little Cayman Museum Museum 2.8 mi. ( km) WSW Blossom Village
Blossom Village Community Park Other Attraction 2.8 mi. ( km) WSW Blossom Village
National Trust House Museum 3.0 mi. ( km) WSW Blossom Village
Little Cayman Marine Museum Museum 3.0 mi. ( km) WSW Blossom Village
Salt Rock Nature Trails GeoFeature 4.1 mi. ( km) W
Mule Enclosures Historic Site 4.1 mi. ( km) W

More Information

Location: Little Cayman

Phone

(345) 749-1121

(345) 749-1129

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.ky/index.php/info-sheets/booby-pond-nature-reserve

Email

info@nationaltrust.org.ky

 

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