May 4, 2016

Kaheawai Trail-May 22, 2016 (Sunday)

Sunday, May 22, 2016, the Kona Hiking Club will hike through Manuka Natural Area Reserve on Mauna Loa… [more]

Kaheawai Trail-May 22, 2016  (Sunday) Kaheawai Trail-May 22, 2016  (Sunday)

Puako Boat Ramp north to Spencer Beach Park-June 18, 2016-RSVP for shuttle

The Kona Hiking Club will hike part of the Ala Kahakai Trail along the coast from Puako Boat Ramp north… [more]

Puako Boat Ramp north to Spencer Beach Park-June 18, 2016-RSVP for shuttle Puako Boat Ramp north to Spencer Beach Park-June 18, 2016-RSVP for shuttle

Mauna Kea- Pu`u Huluhulu/Summit-July 9, 2016- RSVP – 4WD needed

The Kona Hiking Club will be hiking on Mauna Kea on Saturday, July 9, 2016. Due to the DLNR Natural Preserve… [more]

Mauna Kea- Pu`u Huluhulu/Summit-July 9, 2016- RSVP – 4WD needed Mauna Kea- Pu`u Huluhulu/Summit-July 9, 2016- RSVP - 4WD needed

Kona Hiking Club’s BITV (Big Island TV) Debut-dblclick photo+link to view

From Big Island TV interview and on site filming on March 15, 2014 hike at Kohana`iki. https://drive.google.com/file/d/0Bzx18C5ZWvK0dmN6MFQzOG9lRTlhRjJ2Tjh6bFExUUU1R0ZZ/edit?usp=sharing… [more]

Kona Hiking Club’s BITV (Big Island TV) Debut-dblclick photo+link to view Kona Hiking Club's BITV (Big Island TV) Debut-dblclick photo+link to view

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Mauna Kea- Pu`u Huluhulu/Summit-July 9, 2016- RSVP – 4WD needed

The Kona Hiking Club will be hiking on Mauna Kea on Saturday, July 9, 2016. Due to the DLNR Natural Preserve Area Management restrictions the group size the Mauna Kea Summit portion is limited to 20 hikers. The Pu`u Huhuhulu portion is unlimited. The amount of hikers will also be limited by the number of available 4WD's. Lava Lovers: Mauna Kea is a dormant volcano. In technical terms, Mauna Kea is a classic shield volcano. They say that it could erupt in the foreseeable future (geologically … [Read More...]

Puako Boat Ramp north to Spencer Beach Park-June 18, 2016-RSVP for shuttle

The Kona Hiking Club will hike part of the Ala Kahakai Trail along the coast from Puako Boat Ramp north to Spencer Beach Park on Saturday, June 18. The hike will be approximately 4 miles in length one way. Although the hike is considered moderately easy, we will be hiking at medium to low tide over wet coral/lava and across some exposed red dirt jeep trails. Also, we will be hiking the beaches past many major resorts. For more information about the Ala Kahakai National Historic Trail: … [Read More...]

Kaheawai Trail-May 22, 2016 (Sunday)

Sunday, May 22, 2016, the Kona Hiking Club will hike through Manuka Natural Area Reserve on Mauna Loa to a scenic ocean view.The hike on the Kaheawai traditional 12 mile round trip trail to the coast will be about 6 miles round trip total with an elevation change of about 1000’. Starting elevation is 1900'. The surface is relatively good, but rocky. Hike is moderate with a workout on the uphill return. Meet at Manuka State Wayside Park parking lot at 8:30 a.m. Driving time approx 1 1/4 hour … [Read More...]