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Koko Head Crater Trail

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 4.3 (22)

This is a popular, difficult trail on old railway tracks with incredible panoramic views from the top.


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Miles

0.9

KM

29%

Runnable

1,174' 358 m

High

214' 65 m

Low

960' 293 m

Up

0' 0 m

Down

34%

Avg Grade (19°)

91%

Max Grade (42°)

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Features Birding · Views · Wildflowers

Description

The trail is steep and crowded. You’ll be climbing 1048 old military railroad ties to the top of Koko Crater. Your reward will be incredible panoramic views. Going down is even more difficult because the trail is steep and you do not want to miss the steps.

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Mirek Wierzbicki

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  4.3 from 22 votes

#289

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  4.3 from 22 votes
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#289

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Photos

One of many railway ties
May 10, 2018 near Waimāna…, HI
Panorama shot from the top of the pillbox at the very top.
Aug 2, 2019 near Waimāna…, HI
Koko Crater
Nov 26, 2017 near Waimāna…, HI
Koko Head Crater: West View
May 11, 2018 near Waimāna…, HI
Hanauma Bay from the summit
May 11, 2018 near Waimāna…, HI
Looking back down
May 11, 2018 near Waimāna…, HI

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