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Address: Kauai, HI
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Kauai's hiking trail along the Na Pali coast.

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Satisfying Trail with nice views

We did a 2 + 2 miles round trip, one needs to be in good shape to complete the trail, t took us a total of 4 hours walk plus 1 hour to relax after finishing one way. There were... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
HimalayM
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Elkridge, Maryland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We only made it to the beach but was a fun hike for the distance we went, be sure to take this on with something other then flip flops there's alot of rock and mud in some sections. My biggest complaint of the whole hike is hiring the tour helicopters flying over your head every 5 minutes for me it... More 

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Elkridge, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We did a 2 + 2 miles round trip, one needs to be in good shape to complete the trail, t took us a total of 4 hours walk plus 1 hour to relax after finishing one way. There were change of atmosphere/temperature as you walk thru the trail, which was nice. The trail is immensely satisfying once you finish... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I took my 9 year old 2 miles in and then back. The views were spectacular but there were too many people. The hike follows cliffs so maybe not good for the little little ones but I thought 9 was an appropriate age and he had no problems.

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Pittsburgh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

An absolutely gorgeous trail and definitely worth the visit. Moderate hiking intensity with some steep up and down parts and it was very slick for much of the trail. It's easy to find the trailhead, the main road literally dead ends here. Parking is limited but there is a small lot and ppl park on either side of the road.... More 

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Show Low, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth the hike and we only went a half mile. The trail was muddy and a little slippery, but it had just rained over 4 inches on the island yesterday. Go early or you will never find a place to park.

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my wife hiked this beast of a trail Jan 2017 over 4 days and it is a monster! We are both active but by no means marathon runners, and lets be clear this hike is a marathon. We live in BC Canada and are used to hikes up steep hills and muddy conditions, we assumed that all the... More 

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Alpine, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hike was well worth it! I wore keens but I'd recommend shoes with more support that you don't mind getting muddy. It is decently steep at times and the trail can be very slippery; I wouldn't bring small children on this. The views are SPECTACULAR

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petaluma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You might want to go early, it's a popular trail. Good shoes help. Lots of elevation climbing. The ranger warned me that it would take seven hours. It took five and a half because we were fired up! Take water and small snack. Water crossings were easy if you don't mind boulder hopping.

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Waukesha
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hiked the first two miles of this trail today to Hanakapi'ai Beach. In the winter there isn't much beach there and any time of year use caution as many people have died getting drowned in the surf. The trail climbs up and down the cliffs and can be slippery when wet. You need a permit to go beyond the first... More 

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Atchison, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow! If you're an outdoors person-do this! At least hike up to the first view (1 mile total I think). Better to hike to Hanakapi'ai Beach (4 miles round trip). The better option is to hike to the beach and then to Hanakapi'ai Falls (about 8 miles round trip). I'm 51, and in good shape-this wasn't any more difficult than... More 

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