I have always wanted to see Font Hill as I’ve read about it and heard about it for many years. It’s a public beach and nature preserve just into the western side of the parish of St. Elizabeth on the south coast.
In April 2010 I was driving the south coast “highway” from Treasure Beach, where I had spent a few days relaxing before heading to Negril. On the road that day, driving alone, just me and my car stereo, I passed the signs for Font Hill and decided this was the day I’d see it.
The woman at the gate allowed me to come in without charge to take a few photos and look around, I didn’t have time to stay long.
Here is the beach park area…
Entrance heading to main beach.
Main beach. Small but clean and clear.
Covered picnic area
Lockers to store your stuff
Rules and stuff.
If you watch that video, you can see that I only scratched the surface of Font Hill and all that is there. The place clearly deserves a full day.
Continue reading this series:
A Visit to Strawberry Fields, St. Mary (part one) (April 2010)