Nevis Peak

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Nevis Peak Park is actually the area surrounding the real Nevis Peak, a currently inactive volacno that is a prime spot for hiking and nature exploration. What is known as a particularly rough hike will take you along the growing incline and to the top, offering absoltuely pristine views as well as a bit of exhaustion.

The park is mainly a hikers destination, but with so much nature and peace, it is a good location for a quick escape too. However, those looking to complete the hike will be faced with a long and challanging adeventure through forests, rough terrain, and some steep climbs. Luckily, for those who are a little uneasy of the mass wilderness, there are usually some guides at the park ready to show people the way (though they may charge extra).

Location

Located in Saint George Gingerland Parish, 3.3 miles southeast of Cades Bay, Nevis Peak happily welcomes guests who are rooming in this section of Nevis. Regardless of whether or not you're staying in the vicinity, you are free to drop by to enjoy a great time. It's 2.4 miles northeast of Charlestown.

Nearby Restaurants

And, one of the most enjoyable possibilities while spending an afternoon exploring the area could be sharing a dish at a restaurant within traveling distance of Nevis Peak. The Hermitage Plantation Inn Restaurant, which offers Caribbean dishes, is very close-by, making it a great option for nature preserve visitors. It is only around one and a quarter miles away from this nature preserve, so check it out and enjoy a meal. The Rocks and Golden Rock Plantation offer additional refreshment choices nearby where guests can try a new dish and experience the St. Kitts culture.

Nearby Attractions

You'll find at least one or two additional activities nearby, including Boiling House Ruins Trail, which is three quarters of a mile away Saint George Gingerland Parish. Furthermore, you can consider making the trip to Southern Boiling House, which is another attraction in the vicinity.

A wildlife reservation is one type of attraction you can visit, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The table below lists other attractions that are closest.

Attractions Near Nevis Peak
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Boiling House Ruins Trail Other Attraction 0.8 mi. (4.8 km) ESE 3.0 mi. East of Charlestown
Southern Boiling House Historic Site 0.8 mi. (4.8 km) ESE 3.0 mi. East of Charlestown
The Source Trail Other Attraction 0.9 mi. (5.2 km) E 3.2 mi. East-Northeast of Charlestown
Boiling House Ruins Historic Site 1.1 mi. (5.6 km) ENE 3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Charlestown
Hermitage Estate Other Attraction 1.4 mi. (4.4 km) SSE Stonyhill
The Flats -- 1.7 mi. (3.0 km) S Pond Hill
Hamilton House Historic Site 1.8 mi. (1.2 km) WSW Charlestown
Botanical Gardens of Nevis -- 2.0 mi. (2.4 km) SSW 1.5 mi. East-Southeast of Charlestown

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Hours

As with most parks, you will want to be back at the entrance before the sun goes down.

Location: Saint George Gingerland Parish, Nevis

 

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