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The Bluff

Eastern tip of the island, Cayman Brac
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Ranked #2 of 30 Attractions in Cayman Brac
Type: Caverns/ Caves, Geologic Formations
Activities: Scuba diving
Owner description: Bat colonies and deep caves, used by island residents for shelter during storms, are the beckoning features of this limestone crag that rises 140 feet... more » Owner description: Bat colonies and deep caves, used by island residents for shelter during storms, are the beckoning features of this limestone crag that rises 140 feet above the sea at Cayman Brac's eastern tip. « less
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Toronto, Canada
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41 reviews 41 reviews
8 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

If you find yourself on the Brac…a visit to the Bluff is worth the time. You can visit the top which has great views out to the ocean as well as down onto the beach. Travel to the bottom of the Bluff at Long Beach to see the face of the Bluff. Rumour has it there is rock climbing on... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I rate it a 3 because there was so much rubbish lying around. Otherwise very nice. walking area is made up of very sharp stones - if you fall you will sustain some very serious injuries. Otherwise very quiet peaceful. Take water and and umberella it can get quite hot.

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Calgary
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Positive - amazing views from on the bluff as well as below it (at sea level). We got beautiful pics! Negative - the nature of the rock makes walking difficult in sandals (should have worn sneakers but was unprepared as we went "exploring" the island after we left our footwear at the hotel room). My bad.

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Bartlett, Illinois
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56 reviews 56 reviews
31 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

the bluffs are really cool to see, lots of hidden treasures in the bluffs as far as caves. at the end of the bluff you can see brac reef, little cayman, light house good story there. also a walking path if your in good shape to climb down. fantastic site

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Maui, Hawaii
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

The bluff is worth the drive it is great when the boobie birds are hatching but the views are fantastic

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Beautiful view, but you need to wear proper footwear due to sharp rocks everywhere. We happened to be there the right time to see the baby Booby Birds at the top of the bluff. I am not a climber, but it looks like an awesome place to do some rock climbing.

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North Street, Michigan
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51 reviews 51 reviews
15 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

The Bluff of Cayman Brac is best enjoyed from all angles and from its lowest point at the West end of the island to its highest point on the East end. Travel along the North side of the island from West to East and watch it gradually rise toward the Caribbean sky, its sides pockmarked with caves, its walls draped... More

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Old Man Bay, Grand Cayman
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

There is a footpath that extends several miles that you can hike. Observed not only the raw beauty of the cliffs but booby birds nesting.

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Clarksburg, New Jersey
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

Went in August saw a lot of the Booby birds a few babies From above you have light house and can climb it and see the top of the island. From below on Long Beach very rocky and can see the bluff from the bottom. You will need good shoes and water. Our guide Keino excellent

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Sandy Creek, New York
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4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

I explored the bluff from both sides of the island. On the south side there was a trail that went along the water. Easy to walk and enjoy the views offered by both the bluff and the water. Not an area for swimming but beautiful scenery.

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