Trail 78: Kuolani - Waianu Trail

PROFILE


 

  

 CLEARED - 04.16.2006

 RATING: MEDIUM

 LENGTH: 3h 30m RT.

 

 CLASS: HILLSIDE, VALLEY, STREAM

 LOCALE: WAIAHOLE, 96744

 DIRECTIONS: WAIAHOLE VALLEY S RD.

 ACCESS: OPEN

 

 

 

 

 

 

LOOP DISTANCE (MI.): 5.6
ALTITUDE VARIATION (FT.): 223 - 935

TRACK LOG: TRAIL078
START COORDINATE: 2128.710N, 15751.795W
END COORDINATE: 2129.082N, 15752.849W

 

DESCRIPTION:  KUOLANI - WAIANU IS A CLOCKWISE LOOP TRAIL IN WAIAHOLE VALLEY THAT CONTOURS ALONG THE BASE OF THE KOOLAU MOUNTAIN RANGE. THE KUOLANI VARIATION BEGINS AT THE END OF THE SOUTH BRANCH OF WAIAHOLE VALLEY ROAD WHILE THE WAIANU LOOP ITSELF CAN BE DONE BEGINNING AT THE NORTH BRANCH.

THE TRAIL CONSISTS OF TWO SIGNIFICANT STREAM CROSSINGS AND A SCENIC VIEW OF CHINAMAN'S HAT AND THE WAIAHOLE COASTLINE.

 

 

 


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