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Dead Man's Catwalk - CLOSED

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Remnants of the Dead Man’s Catwalk

This morning my sister Anna told us we would be hiking up to the Kamehame Ridge that was once the... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2018
Irene G
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The Cat Walk

Not for the faint hearted. Absolutely beautiful and fun. However, if you’re not an experienced... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
Hawaii Kai, Hawaii
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Jul 29, 2018
“Remnants of the Dead Man’s Catwalk”
Mar 4, 2018
“The Cat Walk”
Kamehame Ridge, Hawaii Kai, Oahu, HI
+1 808-734-4214
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Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

This morning my sister Anna told us we would be hiking up to the Kamehame Ridge that was once the infamous site of the “Dead Man’s Catwalk”. The concrete slab leaning over the ridge was destroyed in an effort to keep people away from the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Irene G
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Not for the faint hearted. Absolutely beautiful and fun. However, if you’re not an experienced swimmer, don’t jump in the water. Be with friends and if you have friends who are local and know it very well. Stay with them. However, a Must See in...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

This location is closed, there is a security guard waiting to keep people from entering. We got up early in the morning to go hiking and just got there to be turned around by the security guard.

Date of experience: December 2016
18  Thank Andre G
Reviewed July 27, 2016

This private property has just become accessible through special authorized access with Bike Hawaii tours. Professional nature guides will lead you to the Koolau Summit and along a short section of the KST. Stunning scenery and rare perspective seeing two-sides of Oahu from one vantage...More

Date of experience: July 2016
6  Thank BikeHawaii
Reviewed January 4, 2016

What an unforgettable experience this view was. A short hike, very easy, paved the entire way. We parked right at the gate, which was closed but we just hopped over the top, lots of people on the trail made it much easier to trespass and...More

Date of experience: February 2015
3  Thank Jonathan_T_Schutte
Reviewed November 23, 2015

Went around 11 a clock.Parked about 20houses away from the gate. The gate was open when we were going, since construction workers were exiting so it was easy to get in. About 30min uphill walk. Fallow the paved road all the way straight. Amazing views...More

Date of experience: November 2015
4  Thank Sarune B
Reviewed November 9, 2015

Went with my boyfriend at around 8am, all gates were open and no security.. we just walked right up! Easy walk, we wore flip flops.. you don't need hiking shoes for this. The hike begins at the end of Kamehame Dr.. we just parked maybe...More

Date of experience: November 2015
3  Thank sunkissedslu
Reviewed October 17, 2015

If you visit Hawaii you can't miss this hiking. It is close to the public, but when you trespass there is a lot of tourist.

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Reillo1
Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

Very beautiful the pictures are great I even had enough signal up there to FaceTime my dad so he could see what I was looking at from The top of the mountain shouldn't stay to long tho it is still an illegal trail and is...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank perryusmc
Reviewed August 15, 2015

A local friend told me about this place and insisted I do it while in Honolulu. This hike does involve some trespassing so be aware of that. Initially, it does seem really easy, walking uphill on a road, lots of nice look out spots on...More

Date of experience: August 2015
3  Thank TPA1592
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