February 18, 2018

Captain Cook Monument at Kealakekua Bay-February 17, 2018–Must RSVP!

On Saturday, February 17, 2018, the Kona Hiking Club will visit the Captain Cook Monument at Kealakekua… [more]

Captain Cook Monument at Kealakekua Bay-February 17, 2018–Must RSVP! Captain Cook Monument at Kealakekua Bay-February 17, 2018--Must RSVP!

Puako Boat Ramp north to Spencer Beach Park-March 17, 2018-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-March 17, 2018-RSVP for shuttle Puako Boat Ramp north to Spencer Beach Park-March 17, 2018-RSVP for shuttle

Honuaula Forest Reserve-Kaloko- April 21, 2018

Saturday, April 21, 2018, the Kona Hiking Club will hike through Honuaula Forest Reserve Makaula O’oma… [more]

Honuaula Forest Reserve-Kaloko- April 21, 2018 Honuaula Forest Reserve-Kaloko- April 21, 2018

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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Honuaula Forest Reserve-Kaloko- April 21, 2018

Saturday, April 21, 2018, the Kona Hiking Club will hike through Honuaula Forest Reserve Makaula O’oma Tract, a beautiful upland rainforest on Hualalai Mountain in Kaloko. The region is accessed via Kaloko Drive. The hike will be about 4 miles total with an elevation change of about 750 ’. The surface is relatively good with some loose rocks and tree roots. The hike starts at Makahi Street, goes through Honuaula Forest Reserve and returns via “Jurassic Park Trail” to Makahi Street. This … [Read More...]

Puako Boat Ramp north to Spencer Beach Park-March 17, 2018-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, March 17. 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...]

Captain Cook Monument at Kealakekua Bay-February 17, 2018–Must RSVP!

On Saturday, February 17, 2018, the Kona Hiking Club will visit the Captain Cook Monument at Kealakekua Bay. RSVP now, hike is limited to 20! The hike is about 4 mi. roundtrip in length with an additional 1-1/2 mi. oceanfront hike across raw pahoehoe lava for those who desire so. The trail drops approximately 1,300' from the trail head to the bay, so the return hike is obviously a long (hot) climb. For the primary portion of the hike, we will be on a jeep road which is part dirt and part … [Read More...]