Coco Hill Forest Hikes and Tours

September 3, 2019

September 26, 2019

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

Event Description

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.

A guided hike and tour is offered to guests which allows them to explore the rain forest. Be sure to visit the farm or try a tasty farm to table experience at Mamu’s Cafe located at Ocean Spray Beach Apartments.

Hikes are available Mondays – Saturdays at 10am and 2pm.

Duration: 2 hours

Price:
General admission Bds $25
Guided tour & hike Bds $50

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

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Children (u-12) Bds $4.00 – $6.00 at the door
Adults (each day) $13.00 – $18.00 at the door
Season $35.00 – $40.00 at the door

Box Offices:
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For more information, email agrofest@basonevoice.org , call 436-6683/4 or fax 435-0651

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6:00 pm - 9:00 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.

A guided hike and tour is offered to guests which allows them to explore the rain forest. Be sure to visit the farm or try a tasty farm to table experience at Mamu’s Cafe located at Ocean Spray Beach Apartments.

Hikes are available Mondays – Saturdays at 10am and 2pm.

Duration: 2 hours

Price:
General admission Bds $25
Guided tour & hike Bds $50

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