Hiking

    01 - 29 Feb

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    Coco Hill Forest, Mt. Wilton, BarbadosCoco Hill Forest, Richmond Road, St. Joseph

    01 Feb, 2020 To 29 Feb, 2020

    9:00 am - 4:30 pm

    Coco Hill Forest is located on Richmond Road, St. Joseph. This 53-acre rainforest overlooking the East Coast of Barbados consists of Bamboo groves, hundreds of Royal Palms and tree ferns. Coco Hill Forest is being used as part of an Agroforest project. The aim of the project is to help create food security through permaculture and organic farming. Growing in the rainforest are coconuts, bananas, coffee, cocoa and pineapples and numerous tropical fruit trees, herbs and spices.

    Open daily from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm. 

    Entry fee: BDS $25 for a self-guided tour or walk.

    Guided tours and hikes are done by appointment only.

    For bookings, call 235-4926 or email cocohillforest@gmail.com

     

    Heywoods Beach, St. Peter, Barbados

    23 Feb, 2020

    Free

    Organised by the Barbados National Trust, Hike Barbados takes you through cane fields, gullies, tropical forests and coastal communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Along the way you will meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of the unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    To get to the starting point of the hike:
    Car park to the north of Almond Beach Village Hotel.

    Hike Times : 6:00am and 3:30pm

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Times 
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes of different pace.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.

    Hackleton Cliff Top, St. John

    01 Mar, 2020

    Hike Barbados takes you through cane fields, gullies, tropical forests and coastal communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Along the way you will meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of the unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    To get to the starting point of the hike:
    North of Villa Nova to Malvern and follow signpost to Hackleton’s Cliff.

    Hike Times: 6:00am and 3:30pm

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Times
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes of different pace.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.

    01 - 31 Mar

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    Coco Hill Forest, Mt. Wilton, BarbadosCoco Hill Forest, Richmond Road, St. Joseph

    01 Mar, 2020 To 31 Mar, 2020

    9:00 am - 4:30 pm

    Coco Hill Forest is located on Richmond Road, St. Joseph. This 53-acre rainforest overlooking the East Coast of Barbados consists of Bamboo groves, hundreds of Royal Palms and tree ferns. Coco Hill Forest is being used as part of an Agroforest project. The aim of the project is to help create food security through permaculture and organic farming. Growing in the rainforest are coconuts, bananas, coffee, cocoa and pineapples and numerous tropical fruit trees, herbs and spices.

    Open daily from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm. 

    Entry fee: BDS $25 for a self-guided tour or walk.

    Guided tours and hikes are done by appointment only.

    For bookings, call 235-4926 or email cocohillforest@gmail.com

     

    Applewhaites Plantation, St. Thomas

    08 Mar, 2020

    Hike Barbados takes you through cane fields, gullies, tropical forests and coastal communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Along the way you will meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of the unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    To get to the starting point of the hike:
    After Hothersal Turning, go through Bibby’s Lane (Highway E).
    After Exchange, bear right (dangerous junction) just before Proutes and look for old factory chimney. Park in plantation yard.

    Hike Times: 6:00 am and 5:30 pm

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Times
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes of different pace.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.

    Ministry of Agriculture, Graeme Hall Rd, Christ Church

    15 Mar, 2020

    Hike Barbados takes you through cane fields, gullies, tropical forests and coastal communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Along the way you will meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of the unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    To get to the starting point of the hike:
    Ministry of Agriculture car park. Travelling on Spur Road from Graeme Hall roundabout on ABC highway, it is the only left turn on that stretch of road.

    Hike Times: 6:00am and 3:30pm

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Times
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes of different pace.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.

    Indian Ground, Sedge Pond, Barbados

    22 Mar, 2020

    Organised by the Barbados National Trust, Hike Barbados takes you through fields, gullies, forests and communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    To get to starting point: Travel on Highway 2A until right turn towards The Rock, bear left in Sailor Gully, and at top of road, go right. Sports Field is east of road.

    Hike Times: 6:00am and 3:30pm

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Times
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes of different pace.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.

    ST. PETER, Highway 1B, Mullins, Barbados

    22 Mar, 2020

    3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    Bajan Fusion invites you to travel through the Mahogany woods, hily terrain and sunlit spots as we Hikercise on this moderate trail at the Barbados Forest Experience, St. Peter from 3:00PM – 6:00PM

    Registration Fee: Bds$50

    Register in store at Barbadiana, Sky Mall: Monday – Saturday until 9:00PM

    Or

    Pharmaceuticals Plus, Speightstown : Monday – Friday 8:00AM to 6:00PM and Saturday 8:00AM- 5:00P

     

    Searles Plantation, Highway 6, Barbados, Christ Church, Barbados

    29 Mar, 2020

    Organised by the Barbados National Trust, Hike Barbados takes you through cane fields, gullies, tropical forests and coastal communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of the unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    To get to the starting point of hike:
    Travel Highway 6 towards St Patrick’s Church. Old factory on south side of road (not plantation on north side).

    Hike Times: 6:00am and 3:30pm

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Times
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes of different pace.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.

    Coco Hill Forest, Mt. Wilton, BarbadosCoco Hill Forest, Richmond Road, St. Joseph

    01 Apr, 2020 To 30 Apr, 2020

    9:00 am - 4:30 pm

    Coco Hill Forest is located on Richmond Road, St. Joseph. This 53-acre rainforest overlooking the East Coast of Barbados consists of Bamboo groves, hundreds of Royal Palms and tree ferns. Coco Hill Forest is being used as part of an Agroforest project. The aim of the project is to help create food security through permaculture and organic farming. Growing in the rainforest are coconuts, bananas, coffee, cocoa and pineapples and numerous tropical fruit trees, herbs and spices.

    Open daily from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm. 

    Entry fee: BDS $25 for a self-guided tour or walk.

    Guided tours and hikes are done by appointment only.

    For bookings, call 235-4926 or email cocohillforest@gmail.com

     

    Drax Hall Plantation, Drax Hall, St. George

    05 Apr, 2020

    Hike Barbados takes you through cane fields, gullies, tropical forests, and coastal communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Along the way, you will meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of the unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    To get to the starting point of the hike:
    Highway 4. Don’t take the road to Drax Hall Village, but next right to the Plantation.

    Hike Times: 6:00 am and 5:30 pm

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Times
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes at different paces.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first-time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.

    Applewhaites Plantation, St. Thomas

    08 Apr, 2020

    Special moonlight hike!
    Call Barbados National Trust at 426-2421 or Email hikebarbados@gmail.com for details.

    Hike Barbados takes you through cane fields, gullies, tropical forests, and coastal communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Along the way, you will meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of the unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    To get to the starting point of the hike:
    After Hothersal Turning, go through Bibby’s Lane (Highway E).
    After Exchange, bear right (dangerous junction) just before Proutes and look for old factory chimney. Park in the plantation yard.

    Hike time: 6:00 PM ONLY!

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Times
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes at different paces.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first-time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.

    Grantley Adams Memorial Secondary School, St. Joseph Barbados

    12 Apr, 2020

    Hike Barbados takes you through cane fields, gullies, tropical forests, and coastal communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Along the way, you will meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of the unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    To get to the starting point of the hike:
    Take Highway 3.  The school is about 3/4 of a mile past Andrew’s Factory at Blackmans.

    Hike Times: 6:00 am and 3:30 pm

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Times
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes of different pace.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.

    Spring Hall, St Lucy, Barbados

    19 Apr, 2020

    Free

    Organised by the Barbados National Trust, Hike Barbados takes you through cane fields, gullies, tropical forests, and coastal communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of the unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    To get to the starting point of the hike:
    Bear right after St. Lucy’s Church. 1 1/2 miles along Highway 1C towards River Bay.

    Hike Times: 6:00 am and 3:30 pm

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Times
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes at different paces.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first-time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.

    Turner Hall Woods, Rock Hill, Swanns, St Andrew, Barbados

    26 Apr, 2020

    Free

    Organised by the Barbados National Trust, Hike Barbados takes you through fields, gullies, tropical forests and communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    Directions to starting point:
    Highway 2D to Farmer’s and Mose Bottom, turn right (towards Bawden’s). The meeting point is at a junction about half of a mile down the road (former site of Turner’s Hall Plantation).

    Hike Times: 6:00 am and 3:30 pm

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Times
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes at different paces.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first-time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.

    Barclays Park, Ermy Bourne Highway, Benab, Barbados

    01 May, 2020

    Special hike!

    Hike Barbados takes you through cane fields, gullies, tropical forests and coastal communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Along the way you will meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of the unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    Now in its seventh year, the Hill Challenge is an endurance challenge specifically designed for fitness enthusiasts, seasoned hikers, trail runners and generally fit persons.

    Starting at Barclays Park, the course will cover approximately 13 miles or 21 km. It will take competitors over an estimated 9 hills including Spa Hill, White Hill, Saddle Back, Springfield, and Chalky Mount, with elevation gains of more than 1,000 meters. Competitors will have 6 hours to complete the challenge.

    The competition is open to persons 15 years and over. The participation of children under 18 years of age is subjected to approval by the organizing committee.

    Pre-Race Briefing 5:45 am
    Start Time: 6:00am

    Please note this hike is a paid event. 

    For registration and more information email hikebarbados@gmail.com or call Sandra Archer (230-4583) or Jenny Gonsalves (230-6572).

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    Times
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes of different pace.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.

    Bathsheba Community Centre, Bathsheba, St. Joseph

    03 May, 2020

    Free

    Hike Barbados takes you through cane fields, gullies, tropical forests, and coastal communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Along the way, you will meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of the unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    To get to the starting point of the hike:
    The community centre is at Hill Crest, just down the hill from Andromeda Botanic Gardens.

    Hike Times: 6:00 am and 5:30 pm

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Times
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes at different paces.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first-time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.

    Carrington's Old Sugar Factory, St. Philip

    06 May, 2020

    Special hike!
    Call Barbados National Trust at 426-2421 or Email hikebarbados@gmail.com for details.


    Hike Barbados
    takes you through cane fields, gullies, tropical forests, and coastal communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Along the way, you will meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of the unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    To get to the starting point of the hike:
    Just over a mile west of Six Cross Roads on Highway 5.

    Hike time: 6:00 PM ONLY!

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Times
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes at different paces.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first-time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.

    District C Police Station, Parish Land, Saint Philip, Barbados

    10 May, 2020

    Free

    Organised by the Barbados National Trust, Hike Barbados takes you through cane fields, gullies, tropical forests and coastal communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Along the way you will meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of the unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    To get to the starting point of the hike:
    Highway 4B, turn left a mile east of St Philip’s Church.

    Hike Times: 6:00 am and 3:30 pm

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Times
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes at different paces.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first-time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.

    Barclays Park, Ermy Bourne Highway, Benab, St Andrew, Barbados

    17 May, 2020

    Free

    Hike Barbados takes you through cane fields, gullies, tropical forests, and coastal communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Along the way, you will meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of the unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    To get to the starting point of the hike:
    East Coast Rd. Meet at the side of the road by the restaurant, opposite the casuarina trees.

    Hike Times: 6:00 am and 3:30 pm

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Times
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes at different paces.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first-time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.