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Best trails in Hauula

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Looking for a great trail near Hauula, Oahu? AllTrails has 9 great hiking trails, trail running trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Ka'ena Point State Park or Ahupua'a O Kahana State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Kailua Beach Park or Keaiwa Heiau State Recreation Area. Gearing up for a challenge? There are 5 hard trails in Hauula ranging from 3.7 to 6.5 miles and from 59 to 2,050 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Hauula
Top trails (9)
#1 - Hau'ula Loop Trail
Hauula Forest Reserve
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Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 42 m
The trail is great for hiking or trail running and normally takes around an hour. This trail is probably the lesser used Na Ala Hele trails, and with lots of shade, it's a good one to do any time, anShow more
#2 - Pu'u Manamana Turnover Trail
Hauula, Oahu, Hawaii
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 2 h 56 m
One of the more difficult and treacherous hikes on the island of Oahu. The hike takes you up to the rock formation known as Crouching Lion and then rides a ridgeline up and down. Very good challenge fShow more
#3 - Nakoa Trail Kahana Valley Trail
Ahupua'a O Kahana State Park
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Length: 4.1 mi • Est. 1 h 39 m
Nakoa Trail Kahana Valley Trail is a 4.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Hauula, Oahu, Hawaii that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking Show more
#4 - Maakua Ridge Trail
Hauula Forest Reserve
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 47 m
Ma`akua Ridge Trail (Papali Trail) is located near Hau'ula, Hawaii. The trail is great for trail running and normally takes 1-3 hours. It's a nice distance, and with lots of shade, it's a good one toShow more
#5 - Manamana Trail to Kahekili Trail
Hauula, Oahu, Hawaii
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Length: 5.3 mi • Est. 4 h 37 m
Manamana Trail to Kahekili Trail is a 5.3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Hauula, Oahu, Hawaii that features a waterfall and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily usShow more
#6 - Hau'ula-Waipilopilo Loop Trail
Hauula Forest Reserve
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Length: 3.8 mi • Est. 2 h 33 m
This trail is an extension from the State's Hau'ula Loop Trail. It connects Hau'ula and Waipilopilo ridges into a very manageable loop. The trail can be overgrown as Uluhe is prevalent in this area.Show more
#7 - Puu Ohulehule
Ahupua'a O Kahana State Park
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Length: 6.5 mi • Est. 4 h 17 m
Puu Ohulehule is a 6.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Hauula, Oahu, Hawaii that features a river. The trail is rated as difficult and is primarily used for hiking.Show more
#8 - Pauao Ridge
Ahupua'a O Kahana State Park
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 3 h 27 m
Pauao Ridge is a 5.4 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Hauula, Oahu, Hawaii that features a river and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking and nature triShow more
#9 - Kaipapau-Koloa Loop [PRIVATE PROPERTY]
Hauula, Oahu, Hawaii
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Length: 4.6 mi • Est. 2 h 48 m
Kaipapau-Koloa Loop [PRIVATE PROPERTY] is a 4.6 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Hauula, Oahu, Hawaii that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primariShow more