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Address: Kauai, HI
Phone Number: 808-587-0400
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Activities: Hiking
Description: Kauai's hiking trail along the Na Pali coast.

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This is a remarkable place! We were a family of 5; 2 of us choose to hike 2 miles in and call it good at the beach, 3 others in our family continued on two more mile to the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
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Arvada, Colorado

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Arvada, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

This is a remarkable place! We were a family of 5; 2 of us choose to hike 2 miles in and call it good at the beach, 3 others in our family continued on two more mile to the falls. Views are spectacular of the Napali Coast. My 25 yr old daughter can't wait to go back and get a... More 

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Berrien Springs
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

I recently hiked this trail along my with my husband and a friend. This was certainly one of the highlights of our trip to Kauai! We started at around 9am and were back to Ke'e beach at around 5pm. I loved dedicating a full day to this trail, stopping at the beautiful sights to take pictures, swimming at the little... More 

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Aarhus, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

My friend and I went hiking on Kalalau Trail, but only for half a day. We went first to the beach and desided to go a bit further along the trail to avoid all the people. Most go only to the beach and some continue to the waterfalls. We went further along the actual trail and only meet people coming... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

This was a beautiful hike. There are a few different options for doing this (I think the full trail is about 11 miles long). We did the popular 8-mile round-trip, where you hike in 2 miles to a beach, another 2 to the Falls, and 4 miles back. I wasn't sure what to expect as lots of the reviews were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

This trail is great! Going to the beach isn't that bad at all. Note you are going up and down the side of a cliff. If you don't hike a bunch this might make it hard. Crossing the small river to the beach is t that bad don't be afraid to take off the shoes here and get wet. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW via mobile

We could not have a permit and we wanted to do the trail so we decided to do it ... All in a day! We left at 6h30am and took 5h00 to go to the beach. We had a nice lunch, did a nap and return! The 4 last miles were extremly slippery has it rain a lot in the... More 

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Kapaa, Hawaii, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Break a leg. Boy, am I a joy or what! I walked into Hankapia for the first time in months and boy was the trail packed. I really wish folks knew just what the trail demands. Well over 200 people were rescued by helicopter on the far side of Hanakapia stream and finally the county is talking about charging folks... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Th Kalalau Trail goes along the Na Pali Coast. the total trail is about 22 miles long. You get an excellent taste of the trail along the first 2 miles. The trail is very user friendly i.e. not difficult for most people. Bring water, and walking shoes that will get wet. Hike to the beach and back for a great... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Absolutely beautiful views Get there early to beat the crowd Best done in tennis shoes or light hikers The waterfall is OK but if you're short on time skip it and hike to stream crossing and back

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

My husband and 15 year old hiked this trail to the beach, said it was a highlight of their trip. Beautiful, fun, worth every minute spent. Next time we are there I am bringing proper shoes and doing this for sure!

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Address: Kauai, HI
Phone Number: 808-587-0400
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai

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