St. John Vacation Planning Kit
This kit includes two guidebooks: St. John Off the Beaten Track and Feet, Fins and Four Wheel Drive; two maps and a fish/snorkeling ID card! SAVE $6! (This $61.75 value is yours for only $55.75.)
St. John Off the Beaten Track: A must have book for everyone visiting St. John! Just released: August 2019 Edition. St. John off the Beaten Track is your guide to the beaches, trails and hidden attractions of St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands. Find quiet beaches, the best snorkeling spots and abandoned sugar estates. Learn about the islands history, geology, culture, people, ecology, plants and animals. National Park trails include detailed maps, information on historic ruins, and description on natural environment along the trails. Off trail adventures are also explored including secluded shorelines, pristine seasonal streams in the mountains (also known on island as guts), fresh water pools, seasonal waterfalls and more.
St. John Feet Fins, Four Wheel Drive: This is a complete, easy-to-use, fun, travel guide to exploring the trails, beaches and scenic drives on St. John. It tells you exactly where to go, how to get there and what to do and see when you arrive. Thirty-nine beaches on St. John are described: swimming beaches, snorkeling beaches, sunbathing beaches, deserted beaches, rough and windswept beaches – as well as easily accessible beaches with amenities. It has in-depth, step-by-step information on dozens of local hiking trails – from ten minute shady downhill tropical strolls to rugged, sun-drenched, up and down mountain trails. Maps included. 149 pages. Soft cover.
National Geographic St. John Trails Illustrated Map:
This is a National Geographic map for the Virgin Islands National Park on St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands. On side 1 is a full map of St. John; other islands are also included such as Great Thatch, Lovango Cay, Durloe Cays, Leduck Island and the west end of Tortola. Main roads, trails, coral reefs, scenic lookouts, campgrounds, picnic areas, ranger stations are labeled; so are buoys and mornings. The Virgin Islands National Park and the Virgin Islands Coral Reef National Monument are highlighted. On side 2 are trail descriptions, including length and time; safety tips; brief island history; and some bird watching information and images. Printed on waterproof, tear-resistant material with a plastic coating for extreme durability. Map size: 9 x 4 inches folded and 28 x 32 inches fully opened. Scale = 1:22,000.
The Trail Bandit St. John Hiking Map:
Trail Bandit is a small, folding, paper map that covers the hiking trails in the Virgin Islands National Park on St. John, USVI. Its size makes it easy to carry in a backpack or your pants pocket. When open it is easy to use and manageable while hiking. Thirty-four trails are drawn, labeled and described. Descriptions include; view, difficulty, vegetation, GPS location and length. This is a great map/guide to take along while hiking on St. John, visiting old Danish roads and sugar plantation ruins, or when stopping by beaches and vistas. Main roads are drawn and labeled, however the map focuses on hiking trails. Areas with no trails, primarily the far eastern tip of the island are left out. Contour lines and numbers indicate terrain. Beaches are labeled. Historical ruins and modern development are indicated with small symbols. Includes hiking tips. Material: Paper. Map size: 6 x 4.5 inches folded and 18 x 22 inches fully opened.
Fish ID Card: Identify what you see while snorkeling or diving with this great, easy to carry plastic fish identification card. Snorkeling is way more exciting and fascinating when you can identify fish and marine creatures while observing them. Over 75 species of tropical Caribbean reef creatures fit into this beautiful card. They include the graceful white-spotted eagle ray, tarpon, queen triggerfish, cowfish, moray eel, nurse sharks, flounder, as well as stingrays, wrasses, turtles, and many more. Take it with you while snorkeling by attaching a small cord or lanyard (has a hole at the top for this purpose), or review it before and after snorkeling. Great for adults and children.