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Sun, Sand, Sweat: Top 5 Beach Trails on Guam

Daily life can get hectic as we go about trying to make a living while living our lives. From work to family to social obligations, and even hobbies such as sports that require a certain amount of preparation and organization, things can get crazy. Sometimes the best antidote is to just get away from it all for a little while, and one of the best ways to do that on Guam is with a good beach hike.

 

Tails on Trails: 5 Tips for Hiking with your Dog on Guam

So, you’ve got a four-legged adventurer itching to explore Guam’s trails with you? Let’s go! Guam’s lush jungles and views make it a paradise for hikers and their furry friend. But before you trek out into the boonies with your companion, here are five handy tips to ensure a fun and safe hiking experience.

 

5 Waterfalls on Guam That Are Worth the Hike

Embark on a tropical journey to these Guam waterfalls — which showcase the island’s remarkable natural beauty and will leave you in awe. Here are 5 waterfalls on Guam that are worth the hike. 

 

Hiking Spots to Check Out on Guam

If you’re visiting Guam and want to see the island in ways you can only see with a hike check out some of the spots on our list. Make sure you come prepared with water, sunscreen and some mosquito repellant. It might be worth wearing longer pants to avoid scrapes and cuts from the sword grass on some of your hikes. Read all of our tips for safe hiking on Guam.

 

Where to Take the Plunge: Adrenaline Junkies and GoPros Only

The higher the climb, the better the view and the better the jump. There are few things in this world as simple and exciting as leaping off a jagged rock, soaring through the air, and plunging into a cool pool below. When you jump, you feel just like a kid again, whose biggest worry is making the biggest splash.

 

The Secrets To Hiking Mount Lamlam

If you are visiting Guam and are looking for a beautifully unique experience, then you’ll love Mount Lamlam! The views are impressive, on one side looking over the lush hills of the island and on the other side gazing into the ocean’s horizon.

 

Take a Hike to 1,001 Steps

Catch the backside of a sunset or rise early and (hope to) sight dolphins at this peaceful and picturesque cliff in Mangilao.

 

Off the Beaten Path: The Trails of Ritidian Beach

Ritidian Point may be famed for its powdery, white sand and jeweled waters, but beyond the splendors of its shoreline lies much to see. The beach itself is just the ornamental fringe of the 1,203-acre Guam National Wildlife Refuge, home of Marianas fruit bats, crows, and tree snails, plus significant remnants of ancient Chamorro culture.

 

Hike to Hidden Ague Cove

Ague Cove is a hidden gem in Guam’s suburban village of Dededo. Find the old FAA housing area, park, and walk a quarter of a mile to the trailhead.

 

Take a Trek to Pagat Caves

The Chamorro village of Pagat existed on the shelf overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Evidence to date indicates the site was occupied from before Christ to sometime after 1700. There are few artifacts of the early Chamorro village that existed there. We were “stomping” to the caves simply to explore and take a refreshing dip in the pools.