Trip Planner: Caribbean / Dominica / Saint Patrick Parish / Morne Trois Pitons National Park / Boiling Lake
Situated among a rainforest in the mountains sits Boiling Lake, the second-largest hot lake in the world. The lake. which measures about 63 m (200 ft) across and has a sweltering temperature of 82 °C (180 °F), bubbles with a greyish-blue color and constantly fills the air with a cloud of vapor. Viewing the lake requires a tough-but-rewarding trek through the steep hills of the dense rainforest. Expect a 13 km (8 mi) trip with muddy trails and stream crossings; locals recommend hiring a guide to help you over the narrow trail. Be sure to wear appropriate footwear. To visit Boiling Lake on your holiday in Morne Trois Pitons National Park, and find out what else Morne Trois Pitons National Park has to offer, use our Morne Trois Pitons National Park.
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Wowza- what a hike! And what a great guide we had in Chadi Symes! If you regularly hike 14ers, this will be an okay hike for you. If you are really fit, this will be an okay hike for you. If not... more »
Highly recommend dedicating a day to the boiling lake hike if you enjoy a challenge and don’t mind getting muddy! There are a many tough climbs up followed by steep climbs down, walks through streams.... more »
It's basically a hot tub but for free. You should try swimming in it. (please don't it will kill you)
Most spectacular site.
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