Hawaiian Trail & Mountain Club

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Hiking Safety

Our trails can be as treacherous as they are beautiful. Each 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
Mar 26   Kaunala 6 mi / Ridge
Apr 01   La’ie Pools 6.8 mi / Ridge, Graded Ridge, Graded Hillside
Apr 08   Waimea Valley 7 mi / Ridge, Valley
Apr 09 Kolowalu-Olympus-Waiakeakua Loop 4.9 mi / Ridge
Apr 16   Tantalus Ramble 3.5 mi / Ridge
Apr 22   Waimano Pool 3 mi / Valley
Apr 23 Kawailoa 13 mi / Ridge
Apr 30   Lanipo 6.4 mi / Ridge
May 06   Kawa’ewa’e 3.6 mi / Ridge
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From Our Members

Hiking is a fun, healthy activity for all ages, including kids and senior citizens. — Barb Bruno