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Best trails in Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve

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Explore the most popular trails in Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
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Top trails (4)
#1 - Spitting Cave
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve
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Length: 0.2 mi • Est. 7 m
Waves pound into the layered shoreline known as the China Wall and high surf causes tremors in the ground. Jumping off the shore is not recommended. High cliffs above the Spitting Cave are dangerous.Show more
#2 - Hanauma Bay Lookout
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 27 m
Hanauma Bay Lookout is a 0.8 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used fShow more
#3 - Hanauma Bay Ridge Trail [PRIVATE PROPERTY]
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve
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Length: 4.2 mi • Est. 2 h 44 m
NOTE: As of June 01, 2020, users have reported that hikers are getting citations for hiking this trail. This trail is also called the Hanauma Bay Rim Trail. This trail is located to the west of HanaShow more
#4 - Palea Point Loop
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve
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Length: 1.1 mi • Est. 34 m
Palea Point Loop is a 1.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, wShow more