West End Salt Pond

Located on St. Croix, West End Salt Cay is popular amongst birders for the large number of flamingos and other birds that frequent this spot.


Located on the western side of the island of St. Croix, West End Salt Pond invites local customers and visitors who are lodging on this part of the island. However, even if you aren't staying nearby, you should consider dropping by to check it out. If you're curious, Frederiksted is a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the north-northeast.

Nearby Restaurants

If the time you spend visiting West End Salt Pond leaves your stomach stomach growling, don't fret -- you're going to find an exceptionally large selection of local restaurants in the vicinity. Beach Side Cafe, which serves contemporary food, is also the most convenient dining option from this attraction. The dining establishment is a small distance away, but removed enough that you will probably want to make advance plans for using a viable means of transport to get there. Turtle's After Dark and Turtle's Deli are additional restaurant options close to this page's attraction. At Turtle's Deli you and your group will want to try out American fare and experience the Virgin Islands culture.

Nearby Attractions

If you'd like to find out more about viewing another attraction, learn more about Fredensborg Pond, which is found 7.5 miles to the east-northeast of West End Salt Pond. You'll find some additional activities nearby, including Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge, which is three quarters of a mile away St. Croix. Furthermore, you can consider visiting Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts, which is another attraction not far away.

There are options for close-by activities so you won't run low on things to do. The attractions closest to this location are found in the following table.

Attractions Near West End Salt Pond
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge -- 0.6 mi. (3.6 km) SW 2.3 mi. South-Southwest of Frederiksted
Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts Museum 1.6 mi. (0.1 km) NNE Frederiksted
Fort Frederik Historic Site 1.8 mi. (0.4 km) NNE Frederiksted
Buddhoe Park Other Attraction 1.9 mi. (0.5 km) NNE Frederiksted
Estate Whim Museum Museum -- -- Frederiksted Southeast
Lawaetz Family Museum Museum 2.1 mi. (2.4 km) ENE Frederiksted Southeast
Good Hope Plantation Ruins Historic Site 2.5 mi. (3.9 km) E Carlton
Cruzan Rum Factory Other Attraction 2.9 mi. (3.4 km) ENE Carlton

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Veteran's Shore Drive, St. Croix, US Virgin Islands


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