This Hike Through The Clouds Will Give You The Absolute Best Views In Hawaii
Just 27 square miles short of equaling the entire size of Oahu, Mount Haleakala is a gentle giant — a dormant volcano that has inspired those who make the journey to its summit for centuries. The mountain comprises 75 percent of Maui Island and is home to desert-like conditions, rainforests, and everything in between. Haleakala’s summit stands tall above the clouds at approximately 10,000 feet above sea level, and it is here where you will find this magical hike through the clouds.
Ready for the adventure of a lifetime and some of the best views you’ll find in Hawaii? Let’s embark on the Sliding Sands Trail to the Ka Lu’u o ka O’o cinder cone trail!
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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.