Trail Length: 0.4 mi. loop
Terrain: Lush, tropical
Elevation Gain: 100 ft
‘Akaka Falls State Park
Description: This is a pleasant self-guided walk through lush tropical vegetation to scenic vista points overlooking the cascading Kahuna Falls and the free-falling 'Akaka Falls, which plunges 442 feet into a stream-eroded gorge. The 0.4-mile loop footpath requires some physical exertion. This is a good family walk. Allow 1/2 hour for the full loop.
Route: The trailhead is located just off the parking lot. The paved route, step in places, makes an easy to follow loop offering stunning viewpoints of the two waterfalls. To view ‘Akaka Falls only, take the path to the left (south) from the first junction. The waterfall view is just a short walk down the path.
Directions: End of 'Akaka Falls Road (Highway 220), 3.6 miles southwest of Honomu.|
Additional Info: Mountain Biking is not allowed on this trail. Stay on the trail. Pack out at least what you pack in. No open fires.
CAMPING IS NOT ALLOWED ON THIS TRAIL
HIKING PERMIT NOT REQUIRED