The Scotts Head to Soufriere Estate Trail

Areas of Interest

  • Toloulou Valley
  • Crabler Plateau
  • Bois Cotiette Estate
  • Sulphur Springs

Segment 1 of the Waitukubuli National Trail is 6.6 km south of the volcanic areas of the island of Dominica and can be completed in four (4) hours. It is now a very difficult hike which begins at Scotts Head Village and ends at the Soufriere Estate.

This trail is located in a crater of sulphur deposits, traverses a region once known for its natural attraction such as the Soufriere Sulphur Springs, historic sites namely Morne Kwabier Plateau, and the old ruins of a Coffee Estate.

It showcases the traditional livelihoods for active farms in Moppo. Other areas of interpretation on this segment include the Soufriere Marine Reserve.

Please note that the level of difficulty for this Segment has risen to Very Difficulty. The hiker is expected to rope climb as well as walk along a Gorge.

Level of Difficulty : Very Difficult

Segment 1 Profile

Contact Information Regular Room Campground
The Sulphur Springs Restaurant and Apartments

Contact Person: Mr Hoxley Bellot

Tel: 1767-440-4926

100.00  
Windsor Villa, Scotts Head

Contact Person: Mr. Peter Bleau

Tel. 1767-440-2767

Single: 50.00

Double: 60.00

 
Ocean View Apartments, Scotts Head

Contact Person: Francis and Caroline Charles

Tel. 1767-449-8266

Single 50.00

Double 60.00

Extra persons 15.00

 
Rodney’s Wellness Retreat Inc, Soufrière

Contact Person: Mr Bevin Lewis

Mobile: 1767-245-4725 / 612-2400 / 235-3417

Apartment 50.00 15.00

Large 30.00

Family Size 40.00

Thought on “Segment One”

  1. Chris says:

    Beautiful hike! There’s a section of it that was closed but an alternate route has been set that allows hikers to complete the entire segment. This part of the trail is much more challenging but some ropes have been installed for safety.

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