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There is much to see and do in Virgin Islands National Park and we want you to have the best experience possible so here are few tips on how to do that.
Though we do not have anything scary here like lions, tigers, bears, alligators or snakes here, we do have a few things that you should avoid.
The following are tips for a safe and enjoyable visit.
Flag or Surf ConditionsRed Flag Conditions mean there are extremely hazardous ocean conditions with large powerful waves and strong rip currents.
During Red Flag Conditions in Virgin Islands National Park the concessioners operational hours and visitor services will change to the following schedule:
Yellow Flag Conditions mean there are moderate ocean hazards with frequent large waves and possible rip currents.
Green Flag Conditions mean there are minimum ocean hazards.
On the Trail
Stay on the trails and do not eat any of the fruits or berries. Check out our Plants to Avoid brochure to help you identify plants you should avoid. Some plants can cause a rash, or sting, and others are poisonous.
Mosquitos: Information on Zika and other mosquito-borne diseases.
On the Ground
In The Water
Look, but don't touch. Marine life are fragile and some may sting or bite if you touch or disturb them. Here is a PDF brochure for marine life to avoid.