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Spittal Pond Nature Reserve

#86 of 241 things to do in Bermuda Features Animals
South Shore Rd, Bermuda
+1 441-236-6483
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Sixty acres of nature trails, great for bird watching.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good46%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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South Shore Rd, Bermuda
+1 441-236-6483
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Pleasant walking trails out to the coast where visitors can view hump-backed whales in March and early April. This year (2017), the whales had moved on by April 11 but the views are spectacular. You can look down on the Long-tailed Tropic Bird and watch...More

Thank san679
Reviewed 2 January 2017

I can't speak for the beauty of the pond or trails around it (some reviewers seemed underwhelmed, understandably), but some perseverance will bring you to a rocky shoreline that is well worth the hike. The volcanic rock is very unusual (and rough on hands and...More

1  Thank PriscillaKerrs
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Despite the hot, humid day, this was a lovely and peaceful walk along paths through some tropical foliage that passed a scenic, rocky coastline. We reached the reserve from a nearby bus stop. Be aware, as we walked by Spittal Pond itself there was a...More

2  Thank ginals
Reviewed 11 May 2016

We spent a lovely morning in early April walking through the Spittal Pond area with our guide, Lynn Thorne. Lynn points out things that we would never have noticed and she has an eagle eye for the birds. We were led to the coast where...More

1  Thank BearJoy
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Came here to check out the nature found a poorly signed park next to a cattle ranch with a mid sized pond. Really couldn't find any charm in this place. Wouldn't come here if I knew.

Thank HelenaGuerra
Reviewed 1 September 2015

We thought this was a great nature area! Enjoyed the pond, butterflies, coastline... and got some great photographs

1  Thank AnniePhilly
Reviewed 11 August 2015

My husband and I decided to visit Spittal Pond during our recent trip to Bermuda. We were staying in Sandys Parish so we had to figure out which bus route to take and we had to make a transfer but it was fine. What a...More

Thank JennyM777
Reviewed 10 June 2015 via mobile

The sky was a little cloudy so I decided to take a trip to Spittle Pond Nature Reserve for a walk and a little bird spot. Sadly I have no idea what birds are what apart from long tail, kiskadee and pigeons but nonetheless I...More

Thank lovehols4
Reviewed 19 May 2015

I learned about Lynn Thorne from another reviewer on this page and hired her for a few hours for a birding trip when our cruise ship visited Bermuda. She picked me up at the pier and we set out for Spittal Pond. Although I had...More

Thank Ilene B
Reviewed 4 April 2015

We spent a late Saturday morning walking around this serene and quiet nature preserve. The park actually spans over 60 acres but there is a trail that goes all around the pond. We saw lots of beautiful plants, flowers, and birds. Be careful with the...More

4  Thank Daniel P
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