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Lahaina Pali Trail

30 Honoapiilani Highway, Lahaina, Maui, HI
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Fun hike, great views

Take more water than you think you will need. Good workout, great views and fun to walk to volcanic... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Denver, Colorado
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Great Trail with Kids

Hiked this trail with two 5 year old girls and my girlfriend. We all had a blast and thought about... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Edmond, Oklahoma
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30 Honoapiilani Highway, Lahaina, Maui, HI
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Take more water than you think you will need. Good workout, great views and fun to walk to volcanic rocks. Windmills on the top and can make hike longer if you want. Recommended hike

Thank Honeyskier
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hiked this trail with two 5 year old girls and my girlfriend. We all had a blast and thought about doing it twice during our 8 days in Maui. Trailhead is directly adjacent to the north parking lot at Napili Kai Beach Resort just before...More

Thank jcaugh
Reviewed 26 May 2017

*Tip: bring 2-3 times more water than you would expect on a trail hike - this felt more like a Sedona Dessert trail than a traditional rainforest/Hawaii trail We had read about this trail a few days before we passed it and actually stopped off...More

Thank rbrychckn
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Great views on this hiking trail even if you don't make it all the way to the top. Plenty of places to stop and catch your breath

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

My rating represents the degree of difficulty of this trail. Up up up over boulders with very few breaks. The wind is fierce. Attempt only if you are very fit and an experienced hiker.

1  Thank kjmoirao
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Not hard to walk. Plenty of stops along the way for beautful pictures. Takes about 1 hour depending on how fast you walk and stop.

Thank brucee387
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This trail is a 10 mile total straight through trail with two trail-heads. We started at the East side and just did the 5 mile round trip to the top and back. The views were decent - you can see a large part of the...More

1  Thank Mark Z
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I started from the Kihei side at the highway, just before sunrise. 1 hr 15 min up to the top. Beautiful views on the way. 1 hr 19 down to the park lot on the Lahaina side. Bring water. I went through 4 bottles.

Thank OldCarGuy66Plymouth
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Not in the top 5 hikes on Maui, but not bad either. The hike is very easy, I don't know why someone would say moderate for experienced hikers. Where a hat, sunscreen, and bring water, the dry heat is about the only thing that will...More

Thank mspreh
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is a pretty decent, moderate to advanced hike for anyone in pretty good shape. There is an incline and you need to as always have the proper hiking footwear and attire on. if you take this hike, the rewards are many and the stunning...More

9  Thank USMC_Recon_2003
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2 April 2017|
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Response from Charles M | Reviewed this property |
1 We started before sunup with headlamps. 2. There are other hikers, but usually there are not others to hook up with 3 No water to be found. Bring Your own. I would also recommend fuel, energy bars or even a sandwich. I... More
11 November 2015|
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Response from Matt M | Reviewed this property |
I started on the Lahaina side. There was ample parking and I didn't feel at all unsafe parking and leaving my car there. Some people like to go toward sunset, hike up a mile or so, and have a little campfire after watching... More