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The Mariner's Ridge trail is now closed. Toward the end of June, a Korean man, 70 years old, fell... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2013
Honolulu, Hawaii
What a shame

I did this hike with 2 girlfriends last fall and the entire time I kept thinking how beautiful it... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2014
Honolulu, Hawaii
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Apr 2, 2014
“What a shame”
Dec 21, 2013
“Mariner's Ridge Trail is not on public land and is closed”
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1185 Kaluanui Rd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96825-1358
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Reviewed April 2, 2014 via mobile

I did this hike with 2 girlfriends last fall and the entire time I kept thinking how beautiful it was, how I couldn't wait to show my mom when she finally got the chance to come to Hawaii for her first time. Definitely some of...More

22  Thank natalianstalion
Reviewed December 21, 2013

The new iron fence at the entrance of the trail and the warning sign are very clear signal from the land owner that the land is private property, not public land. Let's respect other people's property like we want others to respect ours. I certainly...More

Date of experience: December 2013
3  Thank T C
Reviewed December 17, 2013

Mariner's Ridge, owned by a private estate, has been officially closed since April 2013 with a couple of sings but many hikers ignored the warning and entered the trail crossing the chains. As another reviewer reported, a senior tourist fell off and died from a...More

Date of experience: December 2013
10  Thank Showertreegirl
Reviewed November 27, 2013

We hiked this trail and found it tough but doable for most Bring water and good shoes a walking stick would be helpful The sites are great and will reward your efforts Didn't like the chains saying keep out These trails are for all and...More

Date of experience: November 2013
2  Thank marble472013
Reviewed September 27, 2013

The trail can be a little challenging in places for a weekend warrior, but the views were incredible!

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank Addicted2TravelUsa
Reviewed August 16, 2013

The Mariner's Ridge trail is now closed. Toward the end of June, a Korean man, 70 years old, fell to his death at the lookout. So sad. In February, I fell and broke my wrist as I started to descend from the lookout. (I walked...More

Date of experience: February 2013
2  Thank Ingrid70
Reviewed June 1, 2013

One of the most popular trails in Honolulu, Mariner's Ridge trail is at the top of a hill in residential community in east Honolulu. Owned by a large private estate, the trail is now closed to the public with two warnings not to trespass. There's...More

Date of experience: June 2013
4  Thank Showertreegirl
Reviewed April 18, 2013

I drove an hour and a half from north shore to this trail only to find that it is closed as of April 5th 2013! There are chains and signs posted that prohibit entry. I did not want to risk being "prosecuted" as the signs...More

Date of experience: April 2013
5  Thank Kharoldsen
Reviewed February 25, 2013

This hike is not for everyone.I'm 60 in great shape and had no problem.But I would say some people would have a tough time with this hike.The views are amazing when you get to the top.

Date of experience: February 2013
Thank James V
Reviewed January 2, 2013

Very nice trail that starts in a neighborhood community. The hike up took longer than I thought it would take, and there were several spots closer to the end of the trail where it was difficult to hike, but the view at the top is...More

Date of experience: November 2012
3  Thank suseVancouver
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