Lanikai Pillboxes, Kailua, Oahu, Hawaii

August 13, 2014 Categories Hiking, Trails, Travel, USA

The Lanikai Pillboxes, or Ka’iwa Ridge Trail, is in my list of Top 3 hikes in Hawaii; the other two being Koko Head and the Kuli’ou’ou Ridge Trail. This trail has amazingly beautiful views and yet most people only hike the first portion of the trail. The “pillboxes” are old military bunkers built up on … Continue reading Lanikai Pillboxes, Kailua, Oahu, Hawaii

Pu’u Pia, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii

July 22, 2014 Categories Hiking, Trails, Travel, USA

The Pu’u Pia Trail is a very secluded, easy hike without a lot of other people. This hike can be used as a romantic getaway, a picnic, or a refreshing escape. The trail head is actually the same path for two different hikes: the Pu’u Pia Trail and the Kolowalu Trail. About 5 minutes in, … Continue reading Pu’u Pia, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii

Kuli’ou’ou Ridge Trail, Hawaii Kai, Oahu, Hawaii

May 8, 2014 Categories Hiking, Trails, Travel, USA

Kuli’ou’ou Ridge Trail is in my list of Top 3 hikes in Hawaii. For me, nothing beats Koko Head, but if I’m out for a little bit of a longer hike with a good workout and great views, Kuli’ou’ou Ridge is it. My other favorite hike is the Lanikai Pillbox Trail. For the first 10 … Continue reading Kuli’ou’ou Ridge Trail, Hawaii Kai, Oahu, Hawaii