Hawaii Photo of the Day

Oahu’s west side beach that most tourists never see. The Waianae Coast is worth a drive. Check out Makaha and Yokohama beaches along the way. Advertisements

Hawaii Photo of the Day

One of Kauai’s most dramatic beaches located on the Napali Coast. Gateway to the heralded “most beautiful hiking trails in the world”, the Kalalau. Find directions on page 29 of the Kauai Trailblazer… Continue reading

Read Before You Go

NO WORRIES HAWAII is for people who have never been to the islands and for returnees who want to try something new. Use this book both to plan the details of your trip… Continue reading

The Waianae side of Oahu

Makaha Beach Park, seldom visited by tourists, much loved by locals. Shorebreak combines with outgoing surf to create a unique backsplash ride. Dangerous for beginners, a great spectator sport. Further out the watermen… Continue reading

Hana Highway hiking

The Ko’olau Forest Reserve runs for about 10 miles paralelling the highway, extending inland to an elevation of about 4,000 feet. Roads connect an elaborate system of tunnels and irrigation ditches, many dating… Continue reading

Introducing the 2011 Hawaii Big Island Trailblazer

A guide for families and outdoor adventurers alike, this 2011 second edition Trailblazer takes you to all of the Big Island’s famous attractions, as well as its hidden spots. Nearlly twice the size of the other islands combined, the Big Island presents a challenge to adventure travelers with limited time. Trailblazer comes to the rescue with its trademark organization and clear directions for 153 hikes, 73 snorkeling and swimming spots, 41 surfing spots, 24 bike trails and 25 campgrounds and rustic cabin hideaways.