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174 mi 279 km of trail 6 Featured Hikes

Gems 2 Gems Easy Trails 44 Trails Intermediate Trails 20 Trails Hard Trails 3 Trails
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Gems in The Big Island (Hawaii) - 2

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gem Favorite Thurston lava tube, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.

Thurston Lava Tube

(19) Volcano, HI
gem Favorite Petroglyph man

Puu Loa Petroglyphs

(5) Volcano, HI

Featured Hikes in The Big Island (Hawaii) - 6

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Favorite Crater Trail
Intermediate

Kilauea Iki Crater Loop

3.3 mi 5.3 km • Out and Back • 472 ft Ascent 143.77 m Ascent

(21) Volcano, HI
Favorite Hilina Pali
Difficult

Hilina Pali Overlook Loop

8.1 mi 13.1 km • Loop • 2,070 ft Ascent 631 m Ascent

(1) Volcano, HI
Favorite Rounding the rocky Awini Trail to Pololu Valley
Intermediate/Difficult

Pololū Valley via Awini Trail

1.2 mi 1.9 km • Loop • 408 ft Ascent 124.25 m Ascent

(8) Kapaau, HI
Favorite Kipukapuaulu Trail.
Easy

Kīpukapuaulu Trail

1.1 mi 1.8 km • Loop • 164 ft Ascent 50.11 m Ascent

(2) Volcano, HI
Favorite Petroglyph man
Easy

Pu'u Loa Petroglyphs

1.2 mi 2.0 km • Out and Back • 17 ft Ascent 5.27 m Ascent

(7) Volcano, HI
Favorite This road didn't last long!
Intermediate

Mauna Ulu Eruption

3.0 mi 4.8 km • Loop • 214 ft Ascent 65.29 m Ascent

(5) Volcano, HI

Trails in The Big Island (Hawaii) - 61

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7.3 mi 11.7 km #1Muliwai Trail
Difficult
Honoka'a, HI
Difficult
7.3 mi 11.7 km Honoka'a, HI
2.1 mi 3.4 km #2Kileauea Iki Trail
Intermediate
Volcano, HI
Intermediate
2.1 mi 3.4 km Volcano, HI
18.2 mi 29.3 km #3Ka'u Desert Trail
Intermediate
Volcano, HI
Intermediate
18.2 mi 29.3 km Volcano, HI
0.5 mi 0.8 km #4Akaka Falls Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Pepeekeo, HI
Easy/Intermediate
0.5 mi 0.8 km Pepeekeo, HI
1.6 mi 2.5 km #5Awini Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Kapaau, HI
Intermediate/Difficult
1.6 mi 2.5 km Kapaau, HI
2.9 mi 4.7 km #6Crater Rim Trail
Intermediate
Volcano, HI
Intermediate
2.9 mi 4.7 km Volcano, HI
3.8 mi 6.2 km #7Observatory Trail
Intermediate
Kealakekua, HI
Intermediate
3.8 mi 6.2 km Kealakekua, HI
2.7 mi 4.4 km #8Mauna Loa Summit Trail
Intermediate
Honaunau-Napoopoo, HI
Intermediate
2.7 mi 4.4 km Honaunau-Napoopoo, HI
7.0 mi 11.2 km #9Keauhou Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Volcano, HI
Intermediate/Difficult
7.0 mi 11.2 km Volcano, HI
4.1 mi 6.6 km #10Kamokuna Ocean Entry View - Chain of Craters Road
Easy
Hawaiian Paradise Park, HI
Easy
4.1 mi 6.6 km Hawaiian Paradise Park, HI
9.6 mi 15.4 km #11Puna Coast Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Volcano, HI
Intermediate/Difficult
9.6 mi 15.4 km Volcano, HI
1.3 mi 2.0 km #12Halape Trail
Intermediate
Volcano, HI
Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.0 km Volcano, HI
0.5 mi 0.8 km #13'Iliahi Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Volcano, HI
Easy/Intermediate
0.5 mi 0.8 km Volcano, HI
2.9 mi 4.6 km #14Halema'uma'u Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Volcano, HI
Intermediate/Difficult
2.9 mi 4.6 km Volcano, HI
0.5 mi 0.8 km #15Jurassic Park Trail
Intermediate
Kalaoa, HI
Intermediate
0.5 mi 0.8 km Kalaoa, HI
0.8 mi 1.2 km #16Pig Skull Trail
Intermediate
Kalaoa, HI
Intermediate
0.8 mi 1.2 km Kalaoa, HI
0.6 mi 0.9 km #17Tree Stump Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Kalaoa, HI
Intermediate/Difficult
0.6 mi 0.9 km Kalaoa, HI
0.7 mi 1.1 km #18Sulphur Banks Trail
Easy
Volcano, HI
Easy
0.7 mi 1.1 km Volcano, HI
3.3 mi 5.3 km #19Naulu Trail
Intermediate
Volcano, HI
Intermediate
3.3 mi 5.3 km Volcano, HI
0.5 mi 0.9 km #20Devastation Trail
Easy
Volcano, HI
Easy
0.5 mi 0.9 km Volcano, HI

Photos of The Big Island (Hawaii) - 108

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An epic sunset bolsters the view of lava flowing into the ocean from the edge of the flow in April 2017.
Apr 17, 2017 near Hawaiia…, HI
Lava
Nov 26, 2017 near Volcano, HI
Thurston lava tube, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.
Sep 25, 2016 near Volcano, HI
Lava flowing on the Big Island
Nov 26, 2017 near Volcano, HI
Splatter cone crater, Mauna Iki trail
Jul 5, 2019 near Volcano, HI
Crater Trail
Sep 21, 2015 near Volcano, HI
Hawaii Volcanoes NP from the Kilauea Overlook.
Sep 17, 2015 near Volcano, HI
Rounding the rocky Awini Trail to Pololu Valley
Apr 14, 2015 near Kapaau, HI

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