Safety The Waitukubuli National Trail showcases Dominica’s rural and cultural heritage, and large sections of the trail goes through remote forest and uninhabited areas. The Trail Management Unit strongly advises that hikers use the services of a certified tour guide as the trail criss-crosses and meanders many other pathways and tracks. Hikers opting to go the
Trail running is a quickly growing sport, moving to over 6 MILLION runners in the US alone by 2012. And why not, as this form of adventure racing puts athletes in closer touch with nature! Kyle Dietz, former wrestler and MMA (Mixed-Martial Arts) would know all about that. Participating in many trail runs over the
Trail Update January to February, 2017 All Segments are open and passable but please be mindful of the following. Segment One Most recently the level of difficulty of this segment has been raised to Very Difficult. The Hiker is expected to rope climb, walk along a gorge and will encounter loose rocks. Segment Three After
Partial Rerouting of Segment 14 (Douglas Bay Beach Park to Cabrits National Park ) Please note that Segment 14 from Capuchin to Cabrits has been re-routed due to ongoing construction at the Cabrits Resort Kempinski in Portsmouth. Effective immediately, the route will continue onto the main road from the Douglas Bay area in Portsmouth, otherwise known as Belle
The island of Dominica was faced with Tropical Storm Matthew on the 28th of September. So far, there has been no report of any major infrastructural damage to the Waitukubuli National Trail. Taking into consideration the varied types of terrain and forest cover, be on the lookout for twigs, broken branches and possibly fallen trees.
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The Nature Island challenge is an invitational endurance race on the Caribbean island of Dominica with adventure and cultural challenges. Racers will experience not only a once in a lifetime trail race through the coasts, farms and jungles of Dominica but also the island’s culture throughout the race week. The Nature Island Challenge is