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Pu'u Huluhulu trail

Chain of Craters Road, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Island of Hawaii, HI
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Found on chain of craters road in the Hawaiian volcanoes national park this trail is a more older... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
rayrest
via mobile
Great pics

Did this as part of a 7 mile hiking and its amazing. Great pics and the landscape is nothing like... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
Daniel S
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Overland Park, Kansas
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“mauna ulu” (8 reviews)
“lava trees” (4 reviews)
“great hike” (7 reviews)
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Chain of Craters Road, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Island of Hawaii, HI
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Found on chain of craters road in the Hawaiian volcanoes national park this trail is a more older volcanic hill with younger lava flows over it. Many varieties of Lava fields are here with some trees and plants growing. Nice area to visit.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Did this as part of a 7 mile hiking and its amazing. Great pics and the landscape is nothing like I've seen before

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 1 April 2017

A very diverse trail. Pay the small $2 fee for the little information pamphlet and take it with you on the hike - it is full of interesting and educational information that relate to the numbered markers along the trail. Wear proper shoes as you're...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2017

I visit this place by helicopter. Very good pilot. The trip is a little shorter that I imagined. A tip: must have wind protection equipment, because the helicopter doesn't have doors.

Thank alinatulucan
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

At the beginning of the trail you can buy a book for $2 that explains what you see at the 16 different points along the way. I think with the stops it took us 1.5 hours form start to end with the panoramic view. Without...More

1  Thank dil345
Reviewed 27 January 2017

This was a beautiful trail... but the weather here plays a spoil-sport. If it is windy & cloudy, one cannot enjoy the trail at all ! Otherwise, the trail is worth the walk !!!

1  Thank Shakti M
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Look at old craters ans lava flows. This road ends in latest lava flow and may be cutoff at end for safety. When we went we had 4 mile walk to lava and 1 mile walk on coldish lava to see molten lava. However, this...More

1  Thank FamilymanDoug
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We were driving along crater road in February 2011. We got out of the car and decided to check out some of the trail. We took some pics. We never saw the nene bird which there were signs to be cautious not to hit along...More

Thank mariedesjardins
Reviewed 19 December 2016

This short and easy hike takes you through different kinds of lava flows and ends at an overlook with a spectacular view.

1  Thank Sabine C
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This terrain is about a decade younger than Kilauea Iki. Definitely get the $2 trail guide pamphlet at the trail head for explanation of sights along the hike that you likely wouldn't notice or understand otherwise. I can imagine if the trail were wet it...More

2  Thank Cameron M
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