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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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

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

Aug 03  Pauoa Woods 6.2 mi / Ridge, Valley
Aug 09  ‘Ahuimanu 2 mi / Valley
Aug 10 Pu’u O Kila 4.9 mi / Ridge, Valley
Aug 17  Tripler Ridge 9.2 mi / Ridge
Aug 23  Lua’alaea 2 mi / Valley
Aug 24 Lanihuli 9 mi / Ridge
Aug 30  Kalauao 5 mi / Valley
Aug 31 Kawainui 3.4 mi / Valley
Sep 07  Kahana Ditch Trail 8 mi / Valley
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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