Tag Archive: Kauai hiking

See Kauai’s Napali Coast by sea

Napali (The Cliffs) meet the ocean along a 30-plus-mile roadless section of the northwest coast of Kauai. For many, visiting this wilderness is via a rugged, 11-mile trail that reaches the Kalalau Valley,… Continue reading

Ascent on Hihimanu

The splendid Okolehao Trail rises to the best vantage point of the Hanalei coast and valley. Footing along the trail was precarious and downright dangerous due to the downpour the night before. “End… Continue reading

Kauai Hiking Photo of the Day

Midway between the lush north shore and the sunny south, Kauai’s east side (the Coconut Coast of Kapa’a) doesn’t see a crush of tourists. But hikers know better. Head inland a few miles… Continue reading

Trail along Kawailoa Bay, Kauai

Trail from Gilian's Beach

One of Kauai’s lushest trails

Complete directions for getting to the trailhead are in the Kauai Trailblazer guidebook which can be purchased at http://www.amazon.com, http://www.barnesandnoble.com or http://www.trailblazertravelbooks.com

Kauai Photo of the Day

Recent switchback stair improvements have made hiking the Kalalau Trail less dangerous. The hike along the 11 mile coastal trail is considered one of the most beautiful in the world. Hikers are advised… Continue reading

Travel Light, Kauai Trailblazer on Nook, Kindle

This NEW FIFTH EDITION of the Sprout’s top-selling guide is packed with new and updated activities, dozens of fresh photos, and a special Trailblazer Kids section for families headed to Hawaii’s adventure island.… Continue reading

Hawaii Photo of the Day

Kauai’s most beautiful waterfall.