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Diamond Head (Le'ahi) Summit Trail

Honolulu, HI

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Diamond Head (Le'ahi) Summit Trail is a 3.6 mile trail located near Honolulu. The trail is mostly paved and rocky all the way up. There are a little over 120 stairs and also some spiral stairs that arent too bad of a climb. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible year-round.

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Pu'u Wa'a Wa'a Cinder Cone
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1 Completed 0 Reviews

FYI, you have to open the main gate to drive in and then registrar at the first building. Then continue to drive further up the road to the second building and park your car. This is where the trail head is. Trail is not marked so follow the road and use a trail map. It's 3.14 miles from where you can park your car to the top. Continuous 12% grade from the start to the top of the trail. Bring plenty of water. Great view at the top.

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Twin Falls Trail
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1 Completed 0 Reviews

BRING YOUR WATER SHOES!!! This is amazing, however the rocks are sharp and you will have to cross a shallow water way. It made my feet hurt but was SO worth it. Definitely would've been easier with water shoes.

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Diamond Head (Le'ahi) Summit Trail
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12 Completed 10 Reviews

This trail is really close to the city. My fiancee and I run from our hotel, went to the top and loop around for a 9.5 mile run. Just get there early because all the tourist will get on your way. The best thing to go is to get up early and get there early and observed the sun rise. It was an AWESOME view from there. :)

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Sacred Falls
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

Unfortunately this easy hike is closed. A group was killed in the 90s so they shut it down.

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Swinging Bridges
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3 Completed 1 Reviews

Closed to outside hikers

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Mahaulepu Beach to Kawelikoa Point
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7 Completed 1 Reviews

Amazing views! I wish I wouldn't have taken the advice of the comment below me... Wear real shoes, not flip flops. My feet are tore up! Still well worth it though!

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Alaka'i Swamp Trail
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16 Completed 9 Reviews

Hike this trail and it was a beautiful day to start. Made it in about 2 miles and it clouded over and started to sprinkle. Made it all the way out to the lookout and it started to down pour. It was slippery and wet the whole way back. We were covered in mud. Going to try it again next vacation and hoping for no rain!

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CLOSED: Haiku Stairs (Stairway To Heaven)
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

I am looking for someone or a group of people to do the Haiku Stairs with? I will be in Maui for a few days. I could do the hike on either 3/27 or 3/28. If anyone is interested in joining me, call or email.
305.962.2025 - hello@jasonleiva.com
cheers,
jason

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Makapu'u Lighthouse
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

Fun and easy!

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CLOSED: Haiku Stairs (Stairway To Heaven)
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

I am going to hike moanalua ridge trail March 27th or 28th and going down the stairs. I have one car to park at the beginning or end. Anyone interested in parking another car on the opposite side to save a 50$ cab ride? You can mail or call me: firebrussels@gmail.com / +1 (857) 413 1732

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