Hike Barbados: Haggatts Old Sugar Factory Yard

November 24, 2019

Haggatts Old Factory Yard, Belle Hill, Barbados

Event Description

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:
A few hundred yards south of Belleplaine – park in the old factory yard (not the Soil Conservation Station).

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

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15 Feb, 2020 To 22 Feb, 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:
A few hundred yards south of Belleplaine – park in the old factory yard (not the Soil Conservation Station).

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

30 Jul, 2020 To 02 Jul, 2020

12:00 am - 7:00 am

This a street party with thousands of revelers jamming behind music trucks in the early hours of the morning.

Also known as ‘Mud Mas‘ revelers daub themselves with paint and mud and do their best to similarly daub their friends.

It’s a lot cooler at that time of morning!

Plenty of food and drink available.

Organised by the National Cultural Foundation (NCF), the event is expected to attract many bands of registered revelers. There’ll be many ‘unregistered’ as well!

Security is provided.

There are three starting points:

  • Queen’s Park, Bridgetown
  • Helipad in Bridgetown
  • The Barbados Investment & Development Corporation (BIDC), Pelican House, Princess Alice Highway, Bridgetown

It ends as usual at the Mighty Grynner Highway (formerly the Spring Garden).