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Koke'e Mountains

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Address: Waimea, Kauai, HI
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Mountains on Kauai that offer many hiking trails.

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Incredible views

Go to the end of the road on Highway 550 and you will get some spectacular views of these mountains. They are unlike anything I've seen anywhere else. Imposing, steep and lush.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
mrt1955
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Healdsburg, California
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Healdsburg, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Go to the end of the road on Highway 550 and you will get some spectacular views of these mountains. They are unlike anything I've seen anywhere else. Imposing, steep and lush.

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Ogden, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

This look out is at the very end of the canyon. It was incredibly gorgeous, with the ocean and mountains, and we were lucky enough to see a rainbow! Amazing look out!

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Panton, Vermont
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

You do not need to sign up for a tour to go to this overlook at the end of Koke'e Rd. After you view Waimea Canyon (from the Waimea Canyon Rd., not Koke'e Rd., continue on to the end of the road to see stunning views of the ocean and the backside of the Napali Coast. Once again, the parking... More 

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Murrieta, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

from the land, sea or air. They are a majestic beauty that forms the Napali Coast. Fantastic views are afforded by tour boat, plane or helicopter tour, via road or hiking. This is A MUST SEE when on the island of Kaua'i.

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Orange County, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

We had the good fortune to see and photograph these beautiful mountains from a doors-off helicopter and from the lookout. They are world-class spectacular. I was lucky while at the Kalalua lookout to get several pictures of the mountains and valley with a huge rainbow spanning the entire valley. Priceless.

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San Marcos, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

The Koke'e mountains are the mountains that make up the Napali coast and where the Waimea canyon wanders through. There are numerous hiking trails and lookouts to enjoy the scenery.

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Humble, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Drive, helicopter, or boat just go see this amazing piece of Kauai. God made this place to be seen and enjoyed.

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Aiken, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

The views of the Kalalau Valley were beautiful. There are two overlooks (Kalalau and Pu'u O Kila) to see the valley. Go to both to get different angles of the valley and ocean below.

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Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

I have hiked the Na Pali Coast Trail, taken a helicopter tour and a boat tour but the view from here was even more moving than all of those. The views of the valley are incredible. Loved Waimea Canyon but I believe that the view here is even more moving for me. Must see both Waimea Canyon and the Koke'e... More 

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Kitchener, Ontario
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

The scenery is beautiful and the trails are nice to hike on....the weather can changed very quickly and it can be muddy during the hike. woth the time spent to get there

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