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Mastic Trail

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The Mastic Trail

Certainly an experience not to be missed while visiting Grand Cayman! Our guide, Stuart, from the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
gladlyretired2018
Excellent hike

You can take the hike without a guide, but we did it with a guide from the National Trust of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Guided tours are offered on this old nature trail that takes visitors through several of the island's various ecosystems.
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Certainly an experience not to be missed while visiting Grand Cayman! Our guide, Stuart, from the National Trust, was a wealth of information and led us over varied terrain with glimpses of unusual wildlife and flora. We even spotted an Agouti! Thank you Stuart for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You can take the hike without a guide, but we did it with a guide from the National Trust of the Cayman Islands, Stuart Mailer. Stuart made the hike super-interesting. He shared lots of stories about the history and geology of the place, and he...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Michael L
Reviewed 1 week ago

What Cayman was 40+ years ago. A bit of a challenge walking as there are many roots, rocks and lava outcropping.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Joan K
Reviewed 1 week ago

The 2.3 mile hike on the Mastic Trail was a splendid, easy hike that was made even better by doing the guided tour with the National Trust. The knowledge imparted to us by our guide Stuart was well worth it. We were able to get...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Daniel T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was such a fabulous education on the geological history of Grand Cayman. Stuart walked at a good pace, to make the 2.5-mile trip (one way, with transportation between start and finish) in 3 hours. But he knew just where to stop and share the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JeromeSherry
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I walked half the trail on our own. We would have liked to have a guide to learn more about the plants and animals we saw. Definitely go early in the morning before the heat and humidity set in. Take your time...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Janean2019
Reviewed December 28, 2018

If you are interested in finding out more about Grand Cayman than you can learn on Seven Mile Beach this is an excellent place to start.  The guide, Stuart, is very knowledgable about the flora, fauna, and geology of the island.  The Mastic Trail  was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 20, 2018

We did the tour with Stuart from the National Trust. So glad we were able to book onto one of his tours as I don't think we'd have seen or apprieciated nearly as much otherwise. He told us all about the history of the area,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank adventure_bug1987
Reviewed November 23, 2018

My wife and I hiked the trail one early morning - down and back - and perhaps because we saw 'less' this time around, it was less interesting to experience. The last time out we were treated to some wildlife, birds and specifically parrots as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank harvman
Reviewed November 21, 2018

My grown son took the guided tour and had a great time. Trail itself too rugged for me due to the very rocky and sharp ground. He saw many animals, birds, plants etc he would not have noticed probably on his own. They have you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ann H
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