Hiking

Pali Puka-the Ultimate Precipice

Precipice Today's Daily Prompt is Precipice. prec·i·pice: a very steep rock face or cliff, typically a tall one. As an avid hiker, living in Hawaii...my first thought at the word precipice was the Pali Puka Hiking Trail. This is once of my FAVORITE hikes on Oahu. Short. Challenging. Thrilling. Breathtaking. What more could you want?!?!?… Continue reading Pali Puka-the Ultimate Precipice

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Tom Tom Trail Hike With My Taco Hikers

; I have hiked SEVERAL of the trails on Oahu, HI and I must say, this one has some of the best views I have ever seen! You get an AMAZING view of Sea Life Park, Makapu'u Lighthouse, Sea Life Park, Kokohead Crater and she shoreline below. If you want a hike to show you… Continue reading Tom Tom Trail Hike With My Taco Hikers

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This Mom Conquered Mt. Olympus!

; Mount Olympus, huh? Wow! Talk about a cardio work-out from beginning to end! My friend and I lead a group hike up Wa'ahila Ridge over the weekend. We decided to meet up bright and early so we met at the trailhead at 6:30am for an adventurous 6 hour hike! This trailhead is located in the… Continue reading This Mom Conquered Mt. Olympus!

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1,048 Stairs of DOOM…with kids

Koko Crater Railway Hike aka Stairs of Doom If someone challenged you to climb 1,048 steps made out of railway ties in the excruciating heat of Hawaii with no shade, what would be your response?  What if this little excursion required climbing these stairs up to 1208' in elevation? What if I told you this railway which… Continue reading 1,048 Stairs of DOOM…with kids

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Pu’u O Hulu

14 days! Yes, it's been 14 days since my last hike! I feel like I have been depriving myself of air. This HAS to be how Cher from the movie "Clueless" would feel if she were told she couldn't shop. "As-if!" Let's just be real here, my mental well-being is night and day different if… Continue reading Pu’u O Hulu