Trail 73: Kuaokala Trail

PROFILE


 

  

 CLEARED - 03.05.2006

 RATING: EASY/MEDIUM

 LENGTH: 3h 15m RT.

 

 CLASS: GRADED RIDGE

 LOCALE: KAENA, 96792

 DIRECTIONS: SATELLITE TRACKING STATION RD. B

 ACCESS: CONDITIONAL

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ROUND TRIP DISTANCE (MI.): 4.2
ALT VARIATION (FT.): 1348 - 2073

TRACK LOG: TRAIL073
START COORDINATE: 2133.817N, 15814.255W
END COORDINATE: 2132.915N, 15812.833W

 

DESCRIPTION:  KUAOKALA IS A GRADED TRAIL THROUGH FOREST RESERVE AREA. NOT MUCH ELEVATION IS GAINED ON THE ACTUAL TRAIL ITSELF AS THE SATELLITE TRACKING STATION ACCESS ROADS A & B, LOCATED NEAR YOKOHAMA BAY, LEADING TO THE TRAILHEAD ACHIEVES 1300 FT. 

 

VIEWS OF THE MAKUA BEACH COASTLINE, PUAAKANOHOA RIDGE AS WELL AS PART OF MAKUA VALLEY CAN BE SEEN. THE TERMINUS OF KUAOKALA TRAIL IS ALSO SHARED WITH THE KEALIA TRAIL WHICH BEGINS FROM THE NORTH.

 

 

 


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