Spring Bay, Virgin Gorda in BVI: picturesque boulders and crystal waters, perfect for swimming and picnics.

Spring Bay, Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands

Spring Bay, Virgin Gorda in BVI: picturesque boulders and crystal waters, perfect for swimming and picnics.

Matt and Britney Weidert

Matt Weidert

Spring Bay, Virgin Gorda located just north of The Baths on Virgin Gorda, offers a quieter alternative to the bustling nearby attractions. Part of the Spring Bay National Park, this beach is known for its stunning scenery, featuring large boulders, soft white sand, and clear turquoise waters.

A Beautiful, Peaceful Setting

Spring Bay is a picturesque location, with giant boulders framing the beach and creating natural windbreaks that temper the surf. This makes the bay a quiet and relaxing spot, ideal for spending a leisurely day.

Activities at Spring Bay

Swimming and Snorkeling

The calm waters of Spring Bay are perfect for swimming and snorkeling. The area known as "The Crawl" is a natural swimming pool formed by a circle of boulders, offering a safe and serene spot for exploring marine life. Visitors can expect to see various fish, stingrays, and sea turtles thriving in the protected waters.

Hiking and Exploring

A short hike from The Baths brings you to Spring Bay Virgin Gorda, making it an accessible destination even on busy days. There are trails that lead from the beach to other secluded rock pools and swimming spots, offering opportunities for exploration and adventure.
Spring Bay, Virgin Gorda

Access and Amenities to Spring Bay, Virgin Gorda

Spring Bay can be reached by dinghy from The Baths mooring field, or by car with parking available nearby. The beach has limited facilities, including picnic tables, a barbecue grill, and shaded areas provided by sea-grape trees. Visitors should bring their own food, drinks, and beach gear to ensure a comfortable stay.

Nearby Attractions

The Baths, one of the most famous sites in the British Virgin Islands, is just a short distance away. While The Baths can become crowded, Spring Bay offers a more peaceful alternative with similar natural beauty. Be sure to familiarize yourself with the recent rule changes at The Baths to ensure a smooth visit. Additionally, Devil's Bay is another nearby attraction worth visiting. For more information, check out our detailed Devil's Bay post.

Spring Bay offers a perfect blend of relaxation, adventure, and natural beauty, making it a must-visit destination for anyone exploring Virgin Gorda.

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