May 18, 2013
This hike is limited to 25 hikers. Must RSVP.
Please read announcement for more details.
Moderately challenging 5 mile hike, with one steep climb to the top of the pu`u. An arranged 4WD option is available for those who have tried to reach the summit but were too physically challenged.
Trip highlight: Educational tour of the native forest outplantings.
All are welcome to join us. We look forward to meeting new hiking friends and sharing good times with current / past hikers.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! See more info below:
Consider giving back to the land that gives us so much.
Pu‘uwa‘awa‘ais in need of volunteers to help plant native trees! We will be planting māmane, koa, ‘a‘ali‘i, and more!
****Many members of our club participate in hikes outside of the posted monthly hike. Send email for more info.****
For more hike info/previous months photos click Special Places link below
Latest Awesome Volunteer Opportunities to Give Back!!!
1) Pelekane Watershed Project-ONGOING
Volunteer work day/Hike:
Kohala Watershed Partnership needs your help.
Kohala Watershed Partnership has been working on control of fast-growing invasives to keep them out of our native forests. Their goals are to reduce the infestation and keep them from spreading to other parts of the island.
Contact Melora at:
2) Mauna Kea Forest Restoration Project
2013 Volunteer Trips on Mauna Kea
Seed Collecting Overnight
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org, or
Click here for more information
3) Pu'u Wa'awa'a Volunteer Work Program
To volunteer, call Elliot @ Cell:
FAX: (808) 325-3610
NEW!Pu'u Wa'awa'a Facebook link
4)Friends of Fitness community cleanup at Old Aiport park: For more info send Email to email@example.com
Recently, KHC's permission of group access to a private property was revoked because a hiker trespassed and when approached used the excuse that they had hiked there before with KHC. KHC has never condoned this kind of behavior that hurts the enjoyment for the whole group.
VOLUNTEER LEADER? Anyone willing to help lead a hike or have suggestions please contact us. Mahalo!
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Special Places and Malama 'Aina Projects - CLICK HERE TO SEE WHAT'S NEW!!