April 29, 2017

Waimea Nature Park and Greenway Trail-May 20, 2017

On Saturday, May 20 we will start our hike at Waimea Nature Park and continue from the park through and… [more]

Waimea Nature Park and Greenway Trail-May 20, 2017 Waimea Nature Park and Greenway Trail-May 20, 2017

Ancient Hawaiian Trail to Pohue Bay-June 10, 2017

On Saturday, June 10, 2017, the Kona Hiking Club will hike the Ancient Hawaiian Trail to Pohue Bay. We… [more]

Ancient Hawaiian Trail to Pohue Bay-June 10, 2017 Ancient Hawaiian Trail to Pohue Bay-June 10, 2017

Mauna Loa Weather Observatory to North Pit-July 15, 2017-RSVP

The Kona Hiking Club will be hiking to the North Pit, the northern most edge of the summit crater of… [more]

Mauna Loa Weather Observatory to North Pit-July 15, 2017-RSVP Mauna Loa Weather Observatory to North Pit-July 15, 2017-RSVP

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 Loa Weather Observatory to North Pit-July 15, 2017-RSVP

The Kona Hiking Club will be hiking to the North Pit, the northern most edge of the summit crater of Mauna Loa at over 13,000’ on Saturday, July 15, 2017. We will travel by car to the Mauna Loa Weather Observatory located just above the 11,000’ level, spend one-half hour acclimatizing, then hike on a 4WD road to a point where it intersects the lava rock trail to our destination. We will take the trail for the return trip. The entire hike will take a minimum of seven hours. It is not planned that … [Read More...]

Ancient Hawaiian Trail to Pohue Bay-June 10, 2017

On Saturday, June 10, 2017, the Kona Hiking Club will hike the Ancient Hawaiian Trail to Pohue Bay. We will meet at 9:00 AM at the makai side of the Hele On Bus lot across the road from Malama Market. FYI, This is also the same day at the Ocean View Farmer's Market. From here we will carpool to the trailhead. We will hike two and 1/2  miles down the ancient mauka-makai trail to historic Pohue Bay for a total of 5 miles roundtrip. This hike is strenuous due to lack of shade and hot and dry … [Read More...]

Waimea Nature Park and Greenway Trail-May 20, 2017

On Saturday, May 20 we will start our hike at Waimea Nature Park and continue from the park through and along the Waimea Trail and Greenway. From there those who wish may join us for an additional hike on the trail at Anna Ranch (if open) for a total round trip of about 4 miles. We will end the hike back at the Nature Park where we can enjoy our lunches. Waimea Nature Park "Ulu La`au" is a nature preserve located on 10 acres in the heart of the town of Waimea. Ulu La`au, which means "a garden … [Read More...]