Tapón Hiking Loop
Updated: Feb 8
This trail is currently closed due to NAVFAC cleanup activities. Enjoy this trail description in the meantime and look forward to when the trail reopens.
Tapón Bay loop has multiple trailheads. Access the Tapón Bay parking lot by turning left off of the Playa Caracas entrance road (look for the sign to the east before entering Caracas Beach).
Tapón Bay Parking lot & trailhead GPS:
Plan for at least one hour.
Recommend sneakers - rocky terrain, dirt trail and paved road.
Some rough terrain, moderate hike over rock and coral and steep sections.
This trail is found on the Vieques National Wildlife Refuge. Ask at the TICATOVE kiosk for an interpretive walk of this trail!
Post text, images and map by Greg Guckenburg