trail condition

Mount Zion

Posted by on August 31, 2013 at 3:19 pm

We hiked Mount Zion yesterday and really had a great time! Here’s my review. We arrived at the trailhead about 12:45pm and there were a dozen cars in the lot. There’s a pit toilet and plenty of parking. The route to the trail head is not well marked, but the directions you can find at […]

Peter’s Trail

Posted by on March 14, 2013 at 8:05 pm

Peter’s Trail connects the Treehouse Cafe and Lynnwood area to the Gazzam Preserve. The trail is on private property and follows switchbacks up a gradual grade to Deerpath Lane where it connects with the rest of the Gazzam trails. The entire distance from the parking lot at Treehouse Cafe along Point White Dr, through the […]

Judd Trail

Posted by on April 30, 2011 at 9:03 am
Ben lurking behind a tree to scare the grownups!

The hiker hui had a great time out on the trail last week. The kids enjoyed playing chase and waiting to spook the grownups! There really were not many mosquitoes at all, even in “fruit fly alley” where the mango groves attract lots of flying things. We had been staying out of damp windward woods […]

Pu’u Pia – blow-down noted on trail

Posted by on November 11, 2009 at 4:55 am

A reader noted blow-down (fallen trees) and slippery conditions. While this is par for the course in the Hawaii winter, it may make for slow-going on the trail. Be prepared to carry a very young child if necessary.