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Mount Scenery

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Address: Windwardside, Saba
Activities: Hiking
Description: At 3,000 feet, Mount Scenery is the highest point on the mountainous...
At 3,000 feet, Mount Scenery is the highest point on the mountainous island of Saba and can be reached via a difficult hike through the rainforest.
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Nice walk and view.

We had a nice climb and it was rewarded with an amazing view at the top of the Mountain. Saw many interesting plants along the climb.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 11, 2015
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

We had a nice climb and it was rewarded with an amazing view at the top of the Mountain. Saw many interesting plants along the climb.

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Cowes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

The feeling of accomplishing this mountain was totally satisfying. It took me about 90 mins to get to the top but I know of one person who can do it in less than half of that, he is 30 years younger than me though! The climb is hard work but so beautiful and it doesn't matter if you take all... More 

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Philipsburg, St Maarten-St Martin
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

This track is one climb with I think 2000 staircases or so right to the top. It is a 3 hours Climbing only if you have some endurance. But I even met several people from 60 and older. Only the last 100 meter hight walk is into real rainforest, but humidity is high all along. Take at least 2 liter... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 via mobile

Great hike to the top. Unfortunately we went a little late during the day and as we reached the top around 2 oclock the clouds were getting more and more dense. But it was a really nice trip anyway. The rainforest was fantastic (we even met a few snakes on the trail) - and the scenery between the clouds was... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

If you take the 1096 steps stair it will take you 1 - 1,5 hours to get to the top (if you are in a good chape. The steps could be steep. There is an alternative by taken the foodpath along the ecolodge, which means that you only have to climb the last 100m (in height!!!). It is a challenge... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Worth the hike, especially after a delicious caribbean breakfast of Johnny cakes and salt fish! ☺ don't get discouraged, take breaks and plenty of water...and of course your camera!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Okay this was my first time on Saba and Mt. Scenery's main entrance climb was right near where I stayed. I was with my girlfriend and we wanted to hike it! It had been raining a lot so we had no idea what we were in for and the hiking shop was closed. Being the adventurers we are we stupidly... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

My wife and I just returned from an eight day visit to Saint Martin and Saba. Without hesitation, our 30 hours spent on Saba may have been the most memorable. I am diver, but I would have cancelled my one tank dive to experience a full day along Mount Scenery with my wife. The views are breathtaking, the flora is... More 

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New York,NY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 via mobile

A group of us went hiking for the day. This hike is quite strenuous but rewarding once completed. Views at the top were not great as clouds can obstruct the view. Not sure I would do this hike again but very glad I did it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

If you are a hiker, this is the hike for you. Start at the entrance by the queens garden and you can hike through a quiet rainforest before getting to the infamous stairs. The foliage changes with the elevation changes. The trails are clearly marked- when you get to the top, go to the communication tower for the best View... More 

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Address: Windwardside, Saba
Location: Caribbean  >  Saba  >  Windwardside

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