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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.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good31%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“great hike” (20 reviews)
“walking stick” (24 reviews)
“trail shop” (26 reviews)
LOCATION
Windwardside, Saba
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"great hike"
in 20 reviews
"walking stick"
in 24 reviews
"trail shop"
in 26 reviews
"highest point"
in 15 reviews
"bring water"
in 9 reviews
"trail head"
in 8 reviews
"clear view"
in 5 reviews
"tough climb"
in 4 reviews
"hand rails"
in 3 reviews
"highest peak"
in 3 reviews
"jurassic park"
in 3 reviews
"coming down"
in 4 reviews
"day trip"
in 7 reviews
"comfortable shoes"
in 2 reviews
"free walking"
in 2 reviews
"rock steps"
in 2 reviews
"tropical forest"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 14 July 2018

This is a must to hike to the TOP of Mt. Scenery! Take it slow and enjoy all the amazing fauna and flowers. The view half-way up of the Windwardside is great. There is a resting area before you get to the BIG steps. It...More

Thank Ohlaaaa
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

My husband and I are sciba divers not hikers but we enjoyed the hike to the top. We had minimal clouds at the peak. We saw snakes, a rooster, and a hen with her chicks. It was quite the work out. We talked and laughed,...More

Thank letsdive07
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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

On a day trip from St. Martin we came on a ferry to Saba. After the ferry dropped is off we cleared customs and got a cab to the trail shop where an extremely helpful woman showed us a map of everything (I bought one...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2018

Our last day on the island of Saba was set aside to make it to the top of Mount Scenery (since we were not diving that day). It took us around 90 minutes to get to the summit as the sign suggested, though after exploring...More

Thank groovyland
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

The trail is very well maintained and marked. Watch out for slippery parts of the trail, usually where there is a railing. The view is incredible if you catch a clear day.

Thank randyr8845
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

Keep more days in your trip if you want to hike wiht no fog , we stay 4 nights and all days it was foggy take lots of water

Thank Hamid S
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Great hike. Not easy but very worth it. Views are incredible hikes this with my 15 yr old son. Bring water with you and maybe a snack.

Thank Mikemssmr
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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Don’t hike mount scenery when it is raining but that said we got caught during rain and with care able to complete our hike. Sadly hiking store was closed so didn’t get our certificate. Great way to spend the morning and it is the tallest...More

Thank BSAP
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I climbed to the summit and witnessed the change in climactic conditions from the trailhead to the peak. Challenging for me but I did it anad got the T-shirt too!LOL

Thank jimlaw41
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

A must for all that travel to Saba. Little under two hrs. All local driver can do. Since Saba is 5 miles in length / 3 miles in width and ONE road...easy tour and our driver stopped along the way for us to make many...More

Thank Michael B
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cuao34
16 March 2017|
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Response from RhiannonJ | Reviewed this property |
You don't really need a guide, but James Johnson, aka 'Crocodile James' can tell you a lot about the plant life. Also at the Trail shop at the foot of the trail, they can inform you about the trail's condition and some... More
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cuao34
16 March 2017|
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Response from SandiMarriott | Reviewed this property |
We are 57 and 60 and took our time, I suggest starting early when it is a bit cooler. It was a clear day and what a view! You shouldn't have a problem, enjoy. Also we picked up walking sticks from the trail office which... More
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