Boiling Lake, Morne Trois Pitons National Park

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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 trip builder .
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  • I visited Boiling Lake on my last day of a vacation to Dominica. It was a last minute decision, so I was helped by a local guide, rather than signing up for a group trip. I am an avid hiker, but, was ...  more »
  • My expierence at Boiling lake was definitely different from other reviews. The intensity of this hike does not only depend on the person fitness level but also the size of the group and the weather. O...  more »
  • Dominica is amazing. The hike to the boiling lake is one of the toughest hikes ever! This country is truly spectacular. The people are amazing and the festival's are extremely lively. Carnival is March 4 and 5th see you then!
  • Super fun hike, beautiful views and amazing weather. You must start early to get back to swim in titus gorge afterwards
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