Greater Grand Bahama
Farther out on either side of the Freeport–Lucaya development, the island reverts to natural pine forest, fishing settlements, and quiet secluded beaches. Heading west from Freeport, travelers pass the harbor area, a cluster of shacks selling fresh conch and seafood at Fishing Hole, a series of small villages, and Deadman's Reef at Paradise Cove before reaching the historic fishing town of West End and its upscale resort at the island's very tip. East of Lucaya lie long stretches of forest interrupted by the occasional small village, the Lucayan National Park, myriad bonefishing flats along the eastern end up to McClean’s Town, and the outer Grand Bahama cays: Sweetings, Deep Water, and Lightbourne.
POINTS OF INTEREST
Old Bahama Bay Resort & Yacht Harbour
Fishing enthusiasts, yachters, and families can relax in relative seclusion at this West End, Guy Harvey Expedition Resort, comprised of…Learn More >
Lucayan National Park
In this extraordinary 40-acre land preserve, trails and elevated walkways wind through a natural forest of wild tamarind and gumbo-limbo…Learn More >
A longtime favorite of locals and visitors who venture out to Lucayan National Park (about 6 miles away) and into…Learn More >