Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos in Hawaii

Devastation Trail Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
DaysShortTerrainVolcanic / GeothermalDateLate Apr
Region/PlaceHawaii - Big Island, Hawaii Volcanoes NPCountryUSA  
Dist (kms)1Height gain (m)0Route findingEasy
RouteDevastation Trail (at junction of Chain of Craters Road and Crater Rim Drive)
NotesStripped bare trees from an eruption in 1959, with recovering vegatation.
Pu'u Pua'i from Devastation Trial, Devastation Trail (T), Hawaii Volcanoes NP, Big Island, Hawaii, USA, 29-Apr-97, H96

Kilauea Iki Crater from end of Devastation Trial, Devastation Trail (T), Hawaii Volcanoes NP, Big Island, Hawaii, USA, 29-Apr-97, H97

Kilauea Iki Crater, Kilauea Caldera and Halema'uma'u Crater, Devastation Trail (T), Hawaii Volcanoes NP, Big Island, Hawaii, USA, 29-Apr-97, H98

 
Kilauea Caldera Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1TerrainVolcanic / GeothermalDateLate Apr
Region/PlaceHawaii - Big Island, Hawaii Volcanoes NPCountryUSA  
Dist (kms)17Height gain (m)200Route findingEasy
RouteKilauea Visitor Centre, Halema'uma'u Trail, Halema'uma'u Crater Overlook, Byron Ledge Trail, Kilauea Iki Trail, Thurston Lava Tube, Kilauea Iki Crater Overlook, Waldron Ledge, Kilauea Visitor Centre
NotesExploration of a unique, barren landscape, over lava debris from 19th and 20th century eruptions. Flowering Ohia Lehua may be growing from cracks in the older lava.
Ohia Lehua, Kilauea Caldera, Kilauea Caldera (T), Hawaii Volcanoes NP, Big Island, Hawaii, USA, 29-Apr-97, H92

Kilauea Iki Crater and Pu'u Pua'i from Kilauea Iki Trail, Kilauea Caldera (T), Hawaii Volcanoes NP, Big Island, Hawaii, USA, 29-Apr-97, HP8

Kilauea Iki Crater, Kilauea Caldera and Halema'uma'u Crater, Devastation Trail (T), Hawaii Volcanoes NP, Big Island, Hawaii, USA, 29-Apr-97, H98

 
Alakai Swamp / Pihea Trail Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1TerrainCliffs / Rock outcrops, SwampDateEarly May
Region/PlaceHawaii - KauaiCountryUSA  
Dist (kms)7Height gain (m)100Route findingEasy
RouteKalalau Lookout, Puu O Kila Lookout, Into Alakai Swamp, Along Alakai Swamp Trail (optional), Puu O Kila Lookout, Kalalau Lookout
NotesExcellent aerial views into the serrated ridges of the Kalalau Valley, combined with the damp Alakai Swamp.
Kalalau Valley from Pihea Trail, Pihea Trail and Alakai Swamp Trail (T), Kokee State Park, Kauai, Hawaii, USA, 6-May-97, H203

Pihea Trail, Pihea Trail and Alakai Swamp Trail (T), Kokee State Park, Kauai, Hawaii, USA, 6-May-97, H204

Alakai Swamp, Pihea Trail and Alakai Swamp Trail (T), Kokee State Park, Kauai, Hawaii, USA, 6-May-97, H210

Kalalau Valley from lookout, Kauai, Hawaii, USA, 5-May-97, H186

Kalalau Trail / Hanakapiai Falls Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1TerrainCoast / BeachDateEarly May
Region/PlaceHawaii - Kauai, Na Pali CoastCountryUSA  
Dist (kms)15Height gain (m)300Route findingEasy
RouteKee Beach, Hanakapiai Beach, Hanakapiai Valley and Falls, Kee Beach
NotesSplendid coastal balcony walk combined with inland bush leading to waterfalls. A fine alternative if permits are not available for an overnight walk to the Kalalau Valley.
Kee Beach and reef, North Shore, Na Pali Coast, Kauai, Hawaii, USA, 1-May-97, H128

Na Pali Coast, Kalalau Trail, Kalalau Trail and Hanakapiai Falls (T), Na Pali Coast, Kauai, Hawaii, USA, 1-May-97, H130

Pandanus Trees and Pacific Ocean, North Shore, Kalalau Trail and Hanakapiai Falls (T), Na Pali Coast, Kauai, Hawaii, USA, 1-May-97, H136

Na Pali Coast and Kalalau Trail, Kalalau Trail and Hanakapiai Falls (T), Na Pali Coast, Kauai, Hawaii, USA, 1-May-97, H138

Pandanus Trees near Hanakapiai Beach, North Shore, Kalalau Trail and Hanakapiai Falls (T), Na Pali Coast, Kauai, Hawaii, USA, 1-May-97, H140