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Kealia Trail: A Piece of Autumn Hidden in Hawaii

Trekking Thursday Living in Hawaii, we don't have the opportunity to experience the changing seasons like many places can. I love summer, so I'm perfectly happy with that about 335 days out of the year. However, I really DO MISS AUTUMN and wish we could have that for a little while too! Much to my… Continue reading Kealia Trail: A Piece of Autumn Hidden in Hawaii

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Quickest Waterfall(s) Hike on Oahu, HI

Trekking Thursday If you find yourself around Honolulu, HI and want to find a quick waterfall, this is the adventure for you! This is a hidden gem and one I was very surprised about! My girlfriends and I were on our way to do some other adventuring to various temples and historical spots when we… Continue reading Quickest Waterfall(s) Hike on Oahu, HI

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Hiking Moanalua Middle Ridge to Haiku Stairs (Stairway to Heaven)

Trekking ThursdayThis is, by far, one of the most epic hikes I've done!It's taken me a while to be ready to sit down and blog about it because there was just so much to see and honestly, I don't even know where to begin!Here is my attempt at putting this mightyhike into words!Moanalua Middle Ridge… Continue reading Hiking Moanalua Middle Ridge to Haiku Stairs (Stairway to Heaven)

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Snorkeling Sharks Cove

Trekking Thursday My little Lady Bug and I lead a short kids hike on the beautiful North Shore at the Pu’u O Mahuka Heiau: A Beautiful Hike to a Hawaiian Temple <--click here to read about it. Afterwards, we decided we wanted to do a little snorkeling at the nearby Sharks Cove. It was a perfect clear… Continue reading Snorkeling Sharks Cove

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The Home of a Hawaiian King in 1845

Daily Word Prompt: Inhabit,  Dignify Kaniakapupu "Singing of the land shells" Finding this place which was once Inhabited by the ancient Hawaiian King Kamehameha III and his Queen Kalama in 1845 was pretty surreal. What an honor to be able to explore the ruins of this home. We took a moment to learn about the history of these… Continue reading The Home of a Hawaiian King in 1845

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Hiking Diamond Head

Trekking Thursday One of the first hikes I did on Oahu, HI was Diamond Head. I can't believe that was about 2 years ago. Now, my list of hikes accomplished has grown just as much as my love for hiking has grown! It was this hike which introduced me to a great group of fellow hikers.… Continue reading Hiking Diamond Head

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Hiking to Likeke Falls

Trekking Thursday One of my favorite waterfall hikes on Oahu is one that leads to Likeke Falls. It's on the Windward side of the island and is just about perfect! Last week, I lead a kids hike there. My daughter and I have done it several times. But, it was the first time we were… Continue reading Hiking to Likeke Falls

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Hiking Tripler Ridge

Trekking Thursday Bumble If you have ever visited the island of Oahu in Hawaii, you have probably seen the iconic "Tripler Army Medical Center." Even if you haven't been here, you have probably seen it on Hawaii Five-O if you are a fan as it's the hospital they bring several "gun shot wound" or "explosive wounded"… Continue reading Hiking Tripler Ridge