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Address: Laie, Oahu, HI

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Plan to spend a few hours

Good hike. A bit longer than we had originally thought but gorgeous views! The falls was a little bit of a let down but refreshing and nice to explore. Plan on 1.5 hours up to the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 9, 2015
Joseph L
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Los Angeles, California
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Spokane, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

If you haven't made this hike before, I would suggest on enlisting someone who knows the trail to go with you. Signage is minimal. Finding the trailhead and then staying on the trail for the first few miles is questionable. The hike is definitely worth the effort. Lot's of fruit on the way including strawberry guava and java plum. The... More 

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Dubbo, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

It was a nice stroll and easy walking but the falls were a bit disappointing to say the least. Its ok for a stop of on your way to somewhere else but don't make the trip if its a spectacular waterfall you are looking for

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Good hike. A bit longer than we had originally thought but gorgeous views! The falls was a little bit of a let down but refreshing and nice to explore. Plan on 1.5 hours up to the falls (could easily take 2 if you go leisurely)... faster downhill.

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1 Thank Joseph L
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 via mobile

Read all of these views and thought ya, moderate hike, "can be done in flip flops" "can swim to the falls" "muddy but worth it".... Well let me tell you about a little hike I like to call " nam". One day it started it raining and it didn't quit for 4 hours, we been through every kind of rain... More 

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Laie, Hawaii
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The problem with Laie Falls is that it is a long hike with kind of a lame waterfall at the end. I usually enjoy chatting with friends on hikes but there is a big stretch of this hike that makes it difficult because you basically have to walk single file. If you want to spend your day hiking you would... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This was a great hike! We did after a good rain which made for a very messy hike. The views area fantastic and the waterfall is beautiful. I am not sure how cold the water was because I didn't get, but it looked nice. Wear good hiking shoes, clothes you don't mind getting dirty and lots of water! Great hike,... More 

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San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Did this hike on the last day of our trip. Took us 1.5 hr to get to the summit. We were never able to find the train that leads off to the waterfall. Apparently we missed it going up and going down. Oh well, the vistas were still beautiful. BE CAREFUL - I sprained my ankle coming down because I... More 

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Granite Bay, California
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362 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Six of us plus a one year old started the hike around 11 in the morning. It was hot and humid. My wife, her daughter and son-in-law made it all the way to the top. Almost three hour up and down. The rest of us only went half way. I couldn't take the heat and humidity. The falls were not... More 

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Dumfries, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The scenery is beautiful. Life guards and life jackets available free if you want to swim to the falls.

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Riverdale, Utah, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

be prepared for wet trail conditions. steep in places not a paved sidewalk hike. beautiful views make the hike worth the effort.

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