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St. Croix Activity Series: Ride a Wave Runner on the Ocean

If you’ve ever ridden a wave runner on a lake, doing so on the ocean is a million times more thrilling. The big ocean waves make for extended airtime with a breathtaking backdrop...

St. Croix Activity Series: Ride an ATV through the Rain Forest

If you’re feeling adventurous, but riding an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) is more your style than hiking, a trip with Gecko’s Island Adventures is ideal.  You will ride through...

St. Croix Activity Series: Kayak in a Bioluminescent Bay

If you’ve ever watched the “Kiss the Girl” scene from Disney’s The Little Mermaid, then you already have an idea of what bioluminescence looks like.  When the...

St. Croix Activity Series: Watch Sunrise at the Easternmost Point of the U.S.

While the easternmost point of the continental United States is located on Key West, Florida, the true easternmost (and southernmost) points of the U.S. including the territories are...

St. Croix Activity Series: Sail to Buck Island

Buck Island is a 1.4 square mile land mass off the north coast of St. Croix on the east end.  Because its reef and beaches are so beautiful and home to endangered corals, it is a...

St. Croix Activity Series: Try Stand-Up Paddle Boarding (SUP)

                    Stand-up paddle boarding (SUP) is a sport surging in popularity.  Being out on the ocean on a paddle board is...

St. Croix Activity Guide: Hike to Annaly Bay Tide Pools

Annaly Bay tide pools are a gorgeous, naturally occurring feature of the north shore of St. Croix.  Ocean waves crash up and over the side wall of the pool. The hiking trail begins at...

St. Croix Activity Series: Slow Down for Dinner at Ridge to Reef Farm

Ridge to Reef (R2R) is a sustainable farm on the west end of St. Croix in the rain forest. Once a month they offer slow down dinners, which are a unique island experience. Each course...

St. Croix Activity Series: Golf

St. Croix has always been home to a happy group of retirees and snowbirds (retirees who “fly south” from the U.S. mainland for the winter).  Retiring in the Virgin Islands...

St. Croix Activity Series: Take a Kiteboarding Lesson

If you are intrigued by the colorful kites you see flying off the north shore, kite-boarding (aka kite-surfing) for yourself is a thrilling experience.  This sport continues to gain...