Day Hike - Pu'u Loa
Pu'u Loa Petroglyphs
This coastal trail traverses older lava flows to one of Hawai'i's most extensive petroglyph fields.
Of interest: Petroglyphs, pahoehoe lava.
View a 3 1/2 minute vitual slideshow of a Ranger Guided Hike at Pu`u Loa
For more information about this special area, visit our History and Culture webpage for the article: Pu`uloa Petroglyphs by Mara Durst
Did You Know?
From 1983 to 1991, lava flows repeatedly invaded communities on Kīlauea's coastal south flank burying eight miles of highway and destroying 181 houses and a visitor center in Hawai`i Volcanoes National Park.