Ferry Point Park at Ferry Reach

Duration: 

30 - 90 minutes (excluding transportation)

Ages: 

P1+

Three historical forts are situated near the entrance of this 64 acre park, the second largest in Bermuda. A walk along the railway trail leads one past Yellow Fever cemeteries, Whalebone Bay Beach, Lovers’ Lake and culminates at the oil docks. Green turtles can be spotted along the North Shore on calm days.

Topics for discussion include:

  • Local Flora and Fauna
  • Habitats (Pond, Beach, Rocky Coast)
  • History (Ferry Island Fort, Magazine, Martello Tower, Yellow Fever Cemetery, Bermuda Railway)
  • Conservation (Oil Docks)