Pihea Trail to the Alaka'i Swamp

Waimea, Hawaii

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This is the shortest, easiest way into—and back out of—the fabulous and forbidding Alaka’i Swamp. The swamp fills the crater of the volcano that originally built the island of Kaua’i. Its floor consists of such impermeable lava that moisture does not drai
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by Suzanne Swedo (Falcon Guides)

This is the shortest, easiest way into—and back out of—the fabulous and forbidding Alaka’i Swamp. The swamp fills the crater of the volcano that originally built the island of Kaua’i. Its floor consists of such impermeable lava that moisture does not drai

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Activity Type: Hiking
Nearby City: Waimea
Distance: 3.5
Trail Type: Out-and-back
Skill Level: Moderate
Duration: 3 to 4 hours
Season: Year-round
Local Contacts: Napali-Kona Forest Reserve
Local Maps: USGS Haena
Driving Directions: Directions to Pihea Trail to the Alaka'i Swamp

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May 2018