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This is a climb more than a hike. There are fixed ropes that are used for 40% of the hike. Great adventure but very strenuous and dangerous. We made it up in 2.5 hours and the descent was the same. Great views. We were the...More
Amazing hike, locals were great. Should be in decent shape to complete. We started with 14 and ended with 9. My wife and I are in okay shape and loved it as we love hard hikes. Will be back to do the petite piton (harder...More
If you like hiking, you have to do this. Word of caution: when they say it's moderate to strenuous, they mean it. It's a good climb to the top with 3 rest points along the way. The 2nd half is harder than the first as...More
You have to see The Pitons for real when visiting St Lucia.
Approached on a catamaran they loom in the distance.
Will always remember everytime see a tourist advert poster of this beautiful landmark our first view.
We zip wired with The Pitons in the...More
Nothing prepares you for your view of the Pitons. Words do not do this wonder justice, it is simply awe-inspiring. We saw the Pitons both at sea and on land and it was breathtaking. There are many lovely views from various points around the island...More
I have climbed the Gros Piton and viewed the Petite Piton. Both are natures marvels. They are on the edge of the rain forest so green. When it rains they have water falls flowing from the top. If you climb them they are wonderful views....More
Visit by land sea or just a longer track the Pitons is a must. Mind you make sure you are fit.
Tracking up some of the trails require endurance and stamina. I would also suggest hiking type water resistant foodptwear.
Take advantage of the firm...More
I consider myself my a fit person and hike reguarly in the US. However, this hike was insane and extremely difficult. There was 3 of us and admission is $50 per person. Two of us only made it to 1/2 way point and the other...More