Enjoy Expansive Views From Atop A Volcanic Cinder Cone On Hawaii’s Pu’u Wa’awa’a Trail

The Hawaiian archipelago was created millions of years ago when underwater volcanoes emerged from the ocean’s surface. With approximately 20 volcanoes ranging in age from 400,000 years to 5.1 million years, the Hawaiian archipelago is the youngest section of the Hawaiian-Emperor seamount chain of volcanoes and seamounts extending across the Pacific Ocean. From the beautiful black sand beaches of the Big Island to the Big Island’s active Kilauea, Hawaii’s volcanoes make the islands incredibly unique and this volcanic cinder cone trail currently tops our hiking wish list. 

Have you ever heard of the Pu’u Wa’awa’a Cinder Cone Trail? Are you planning to add it to your Hawaii hiking bucket list? Sound off in the comments below then check out AllTrails for more information. 

Address: Pu'u Wa'awa'a Forest Reserve, 71-1645 Hawai?i Belt Rd, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740, USA