Boeri Lake trail

Boeri Lake trail, Dominica

The Boeri Lake trail is in really good shape at the minute and I’m happy the trail description in the book still holds good (p124). The rocks in the middle section and then on the approach to the lake are as slippery as ever so take your time here, as are the boulders around the […]

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Freshwater Lake

Freshwater Lake, Dominica

I walked the Freshwater Lake loop trail in the rain, the wind and the mist this afternoon. It may not be for everyone, but I quite like to see places like this in the wet; there’s a whole different feeling; more mysterious, more natural and raw somehow. The trail was waterlogged in many places but […]

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Miracle Lake

Miracle Lake

If you have looked for it (page 219) you’ll have discovered it is no more. In 1997, as the book says, a lake was formed when a series of land slides above the Layou River, on a tributary called the Mathieu River, formed a natural dam and what was, for a while at least, Dominica’s […]

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