Hawaiian Trail & Mountain Club

Upcoming Hikes

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Tom Engle on Kaupo Cliffs 3

Hiking Safety

Our trails can be as treacherous as they are beautiful. Every year, dozens of people are rescued and/or injured in Hawaii’s mountains. Most of these incidents are avoidable.

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Trail Clearing

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We are an ohana of volunteers and enthusiasts dedicated to enjoying, protecting and conserving Hawaii’s vast network of hiking trails. Joining or helping out is easy.

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The Hawaiian Trail and Mountain Club was organized in 1910 by Alexander Hume Ford. It had enjoyed an informal existence for many years before that time.

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Club News

Upcoming Hikes

Schedule subject to change, check with hike coordinator for updates.

Date Hike Details
Oct 22   Wahiawa Hills 3.9 mi / Ridge, Valley
Oct 28   Wiliwilinui 4 mi / Ridge
Oct 29 Kulepeamoa Ridge 5.6 mi / Ridge
Nov 05   Waimalu Ditch 6.4 mi / Valley
Nov 11   Lua’alaea 1.7 mi / Valley
Nov 12 Pu’u O Kila 4.8 mi / Ridge, Valley
Nov 19   Mt. Olympus 5.6 mi / Ridge
Nov 25   ‘Ahuimanu 2 mi / Valley
Nov 26 Pu’u Keahi a Kahoe 9.7 mi / Ridge
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From Our Members

I've learned so much from our crew members about native plant species, hiking this island, and invaluable tips on just about everything. — Betsy Fisher