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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Upcoming Hikes

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

Date Hike Details
Jul 30   Pu’u Ma’eli’eli 3 mi / Ridge
Jul 31 Lanihuli 7.3 mi / Ridge
Aug 07   Wai’anae Ramble 8 mi / Ridge, Valley
Aug 13   Olomana Hope 3 mi / Contour
Aug 14   Makiki Tantalizer 6 mi / Ridge
Aug 21   Manana 10.1 mi / Ridge
Aug 27   Manoa Cliff Trail Plant Identification 2.5 mi / Ridge
Aug 28 Kawainui 3.4 mi / Valley
Sep 04   ‘Aiea Ridge 9.2 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