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Honeymoon and Hawksnest beaches at Virgin Islands National Park, St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands. (National Park Service photo)

V.I. National Park Reopens Beaches, Trails, Parking Areas on April 20

Beginning Monday, April 20, V.I. National Park will reopen park beaches, trails and parking areas.

The Virgin Islands National Park on St. John is announcing additional modifications to operations to support federal, territorial and local efforts to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Beginning Monday, April 20, V.I. National Park will reopen park beaches, trails and parking areas. These areas were temporarily closed on April 6 in order to protect the health of the public’s visiting the park and to assure consistency with Gov. Albert Bryan Jr’s.  order for the closure of all territorial beaches for two weeks. On Friday April 18, the governor announced plans to reopen the territory’s beaches on April 20, and the park is following suit.

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