Trail 96: Pu'u Manamana Trail

PROFILE


 

  

 CLEARED - 08.13.2006

 RATING: DIFFICULT

 LENGTH: 5h 30m RT.

 

 CLASS: RIDGE

 LOCALE: KA'A'AWA, 96730

 DIRECTIONS: HUAMALANI ST.

 ACCESS: OPEN

 

 

 

 

 

 

ROUND TRIP DISTANCE (MI.): 3.6
ALT VARIATION (FT.): 36 - 2139

TRACK LOG: TRAIL096
START COORDINATE: 2133.399N, 15752.070W
END COORDINATE: 2132.289N, 15751.916W

 

 

DESCRIPTION:  A SPECTACULAR HIKE ACCOMPANIED WITH BREATHTAKING VIEWS OF KA'A'AWA, KAHANA VALLEY, AND OAHU'S NORTH-EASTERN COASTLINE.

ALTHOUGH CONSIDERED A DIFFICULT TRAIL THE CHALLENGE COMES FROM ITS RAPID ASCENT AND DESCENT TO AND FROM PU'U MANAMANA AND ITS ASSOCIATED RISKS OVER A FEW NARROW SPOTS.

PU'U MANAMANA CAN BE REACHED FROM EITHER THE: KAHEKILI, KAUHI (CROACHING LION), OR GRAVEYARD (CEMETARY) TRAILS.

 

 

 


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