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Coming from the US where our national parks and historic sites are booby trap free. You are in for... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2018
135citygirl
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Brooklyn, New York
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The Best Way to Conquer La Soufriere!

Whether you're a pro or beginner, you can easily cross climbing the Soufriere Volcano in St Vincent... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2018
Phyngerz
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Montego Bay, Jamaica
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The La Soufriere Cross Country Trail winds its way from sea level up to the top of the majestic La Soufriere Volcano (4048ft/ 1178m). Granite cliffs reach for the sky, giving way to sweeping valleys and deep gorges and eventually the immense...more
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Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

Coming from the US where our national parks and historic sites are booby trap free. You are in for a surprise with La Soufriere. Scenic and somewhat majestic if you make it to the top. It was well worth the 2 and a half hours...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 15, 2018

Whether you're a pro or beginner, you can easily cross climbing the Soufriere Volcano in St Vincent of your list of things to do with Fraser as your tour guide. Pre-trip communication was excellent, we were told all we should expect and how to prepare...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed August 8, 2018

Had a wonderful mountain top experience hiking this trail in July. Left SVG when I was 7 after the last eruption but returned to hike this trail 2 weeks ago and was in awe of the majesty of this volcano. You can drive to the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 7, 2018

One must attempt this if only once. The trek up the mountain is no easy feat, pace yourself and stay hydrated! But the experience along the way is nothing short of majestic and when you arrive at the top, pure magic! It is a very...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

So I almost lost my life trying to go up and down the volcano and almost became one with the mountain. I would not recommend doing this alone and not without a walking stick. One of the worst experiences of my entire life. I didn’t...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 1, 2018

I am so happy we did this yesterday. We are a family of four with two teenage sons. As a former athlete, I exercise regularly but very moderately and am older and definitely over-the-hill, having had three surgeries on my knees and total ACL replacement...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 24, 2018

I hiked from the Eastern side with Fraser Taxi & Tours (who were great). If you exercise regularly then you should find it easy (I run every week). However, it is definitely accessible for most travelers though. I would highly recommend, a great activity to...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 9 friends with varying levels of physical fitness but we all agreed it was an enjoyable day, just bring a towel! We went with a local taxi/guide called Arrington who was lovely and made sure none of us got left...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Vivienne M
NationalParksAuth, Public Education and PR Assistant at La Soufriere Cross Country Trail, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Thank you for visiting the La Soufriere Cross Country Trail . We are very pleased to hear that you had a great hike. Looking forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed May 7, 2018

1. Introduction Soufriere is the highest mountain on St. Vincent. It is an active volcano that last erupted in 1979, and a hike to the crater rim is one of the most beautiful hikes in the Caribbean. The crater itself is huge and impressive, and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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NationalParksAuth, Public Education and PR Assistant at La Soufriere Cross Country Trail, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Thank you for visiting the La Soufriere Cross Country Trail and for taking the time to review your experience of the hike. We are very pleased to hear that you had a excellent time and we really enjoyed looking at your photos . Looking forward...More

Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

I hiked up recently and I cannot recommend it more! While it is a long hike, about an hour and a half each way, the landscape and views are amazing!!

Date of experience: April 2018
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NationalParksAuth, Public Education and PR Assistant at La Soufriere Cross Country Trail, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Thank you for your review and for choosing the La Soufriere Cross Country Trail. We are delighted to hear that you had an amazing hike and also for recommending the La Soufriere Cross Country Trail to others. We are looking forward to having you again.

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NYMichele
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Get hold of Fraser from Fraser tours. Awesome service
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Hello, sorry for the late response. Only just looked in my account. Fraser Taxi and Tours is brilliant. Fraser is a lovely man with fountains of knowledge about the island. We hired him for a tour of the island one day and... More
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Janettered
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Hello Janettered, The leeward side of the Island is indeed a challenge. If you are fit it won't be of a challenge to you. It takes approximately 4hrs up the trail without being rushed. Yes, we do recommend National Parks... More
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