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Hike Fest

Over the last six years the Dominica Hotel & Tourism Association has organized “Hike Fest”. This annual hiking festival traditionally takes place in May with locals and visitors exploring hiking trails of varying levels of difficulty, island wide. It is the perfect time to discover and experience Dominica, meet new people and enjoy a day with nature.

HIKE FEST attracts many local hikers.  Visitors – hiking clubs and active individuals - find it an excellent opportunity to socialize and have fun exploring Dominica. The hiking festival is now being programmed along with Dominica’s Jazz & Creole festival which culminates on the Pentecost/Whit Monday holiday weekend.

 We invite you to visit Dominica for HIKE FEST during May 2014, or to pair up your Nature Isle experience with some great entertainment during HIKE & JAZZ, from June 1-8, 2014.

Check out all the fun on our Hike Fest Facebook page.

Hike Fest 2014 Schedule

Hike Fest 2014 is set!

Join us on three Saturdays in May for wonderful hikes in the Nature Island:

Saturday May 10th:

  • Wotton Waven - Pond Casse
  • Meeting Point: DHTA Office at 6:00a.m.

Saturday May 24th:

  • Morne Anglais
  • Meeting Point: DHTA Office at 6:00a.m.

Saturday May 31st:

  • Penville - Bourne 
  • Meeting Point: DHTA Office at 6:00a.m.

Hike & Jazz

Sunday June 01st:

  • Jazz at The Champ:  

Tuesday June 03rd:

  • Hike: River Cyrique - Secrete Beach - Bout de Sable 
  • Meeting Point: River Cyrique
  • Entertainment: Event music and lunch at Taberi River 
  • Contact: Tana - 767-265-3760 

Thursday June 05th: Environmental Day Hike  

  • Hike: Emerald Pool - Pond Casse 
  • Entertainment: Event music and lunch at the Waitukubuli National Trail in Pont Casse
  • Contact: Tana - 767-265-3760

  • Evening Jazz: Anchorage Hotel, Whale Watch and Dive Centre

Friday June 06th:

  • Grand Fong - Freshwater Lake for Kayaking then return to Grand Fond
  • Entertainment: Event music and lunch at Freshwater Lake
  • Contact: - Tana - 767-265-3760

Evening Jazz: Fort Young Hotel 

Saturday June 07th:

  • Newfondland Loop - Rosalie
  • Entertainment: Event music and lunch at Rosalie Bay Nature Resort and Spa
  • Contact: Tana - 767-265-3760

Registration Details:

Registration opens on Tuesday 01st April, 2014 at the DHTA's office on 17 Castle Street in Roseau. 

  • 1 Hike - $40
  • 2 Hikes - $70
  • 3 Hikes - $100 and $90 (DHTA Members) ONLY!

Registration Includes: Transportation (Round trip), Water, a Hike Fest 2014 t-shirt and Give-a-ways from sponsor based on availability!

Plus get a chance to win great prizes!!!

For more information on the trails visit https://agriculture.gov.dm/trail/ 

Sunday June 08th:

  • JAZZ 'n' CREOLE Festival: main stage event at Cabrits National Park (no hike)

For more information on Jazz & Creole events visit www.discoverdominica.com

Visit our Hike Fest Facebook page for more info...


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