11 Of The Greatest Mountain Hiking Trails In Hawaii For Beginners
While the crystalline turquoise waters and fine white sand beaches of the Hawaiian Islands invite you in, it is the majestic mountains that keep you coming back for more – at least for me, an avid hiker, that is. From the lush, green mountains of Kauai to the stark volcanic landscapes of Hawaii Island, there is little more awe-inspiring than Hawaii’s mountain ranges. While you can experience these mountains from afar, there’s little better than embarking on a hike in the mountains. Not all trails are created equal, and though many of Hawaii’s hiking trails are reserved for those with plenty of experience, these 11 mountain hikes are ideal for beginners.
How many of these mountain trails have you explored before? Which of Hawaii’s mountain trails is your favorite? Share your opinions and experiences in the comments below!
Address: Diamond Head State Monument, Honolulu, HI 96815, USA
Address: Mauna Kea Summit Rd, Hawaii, USA
Address: Wailuku, HI 96793, USA
Address: 779 Kokee Rd, Waimea, HI 96796, USA
Address: ??ao Valley State Monument, 54 S High St, Wailuku, HI 96793, USA
Address: 87 Kaukama Rd, Waianae, HI 96792, USA
Address: Island of, HI, USA
Address: Leleiwi Overlook, Hawaii 96790, USA
Address: Waimanalo, HI 96795, USA
Address: Kuilau Ridge Trailhead, State Hwy 580, Kapa?a, HI 96746, USA
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With more than 10 years of experience as a professional writer, Megan holds a degree in Mass Media from her home state of Minnesota. After college, she chose to trade in her winter boots for slippahs and moved to the beautiful island of Oahu, where she has been living for more than five years. She lives on the west side but is constantly taking mini-road trips across the island and visits the neighboring islands whenever she can getaway. She loves hiking, snorkeling, locally-grown coffee, and finding the best acai bowl on Oahu.