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Nice hike along rugged coastline

This hike is flat, but much of it is through mud and across volcanic rock. Definitely wear real... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2019
mtk07
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Sacramento, California
Muddy hike, beautiful beach

We hiked what seemed like forever, but was only maybe an hour and a half to reach the beach from... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
blakew519
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Colorado
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31 Jan 2019
“Nice hike along rugged coastline”
9 Jul 2018
“Muddy hike, beautiful beach”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a mixed group from 8 to 72. Took us about 2 hrs each way. We all made it! The trail is a bit challenging because you really have to watch your step. It’s not a trail you can meander down and enjoying the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 165heidim
Reviewed 31 January 2019

This hike is flat, but much of it is through mud and across volcanic rock. Definitely wear real shoes with thick soles and not flip-flops or water shoes. The start takes you through the rainforest and deposits you out onto volcanic bluffs with waves crashing...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank mtk07
Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

Puna trail to Haena Beach and then back along the coast.... To get to the parking lot take Paradise Rd down to the second to last road before the coast and turn left. Follow that to the parking lot. At the trail head sign !drop...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank suzanne7878
Reviewed 28 August 2018

If you are staying locally this is a long muddy hike with most of the view blocked by dense overgrowth and slippery sharp terrain, but it does usually have some sand in low tide with some areas to swim that might be worth the treck...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We hiked what seemed like forever, but was only maybe an hour and a half to reach the beach from the parking lot. When we finally made it, the view was spectacular. The water was really clear and just cold enough to cool you off...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank blakew519
Reviewed 5 January 2017

If you wanna walk in the nature and find a nice beach with a unique sand, salt and pepper as we named it, you should do this trail. Is silent, you can find coconuts, is relaxing and you can find some awesome views.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Nelly T
Reviewed 8 December 2016

This trail is nearly unknown to tourists though it starts at the edge of the large Hawaiian Paradise Park community subdivision. The parking lot is easy to find, follow Google to the corner of beach and kaloli and turn left. Go,100 yards to the official,parking...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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