Hawaiian Trail & Mountain Club
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Wailupe Loop

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Tom Engle on Kaupo Cliffs 3

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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Get Involved

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

All hikes meet at 'Iolani Palace at 8:00am unless otherwise noted. Schedule subject to change, check with hike coordinator for updates.

Jan 31  Waimano Pool3 mi / Valley
Feb 01 Konahuanui7.2 mi / Ridge
Feb 08  Wailupe Loop5.5 mi / Ridge
Feb 14  Kaipapa’u Makai4 mi / Hillside
Feb 14 Mokule’ia CampoutCamping Trip
Feb 15  Pupukea-Paumalu8 mi / Hillside
Feb 21 Kaiwi Coastline Beginner Plant ID2 mi / Shoreline
Feb 22  Mt. Olympus5.6 mi / Ridge
Feb 28  Kuaokala5 mi / Ridge
See more upcoming hikes

From Our Members

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