Connecting Hawai'i

Established in 2000 for the preservation, protection and interpretation of traditional Native Hawaiian culture and natural resources, Ala Kahakai National Historic Trail is a 175 mile corridor and trail network of cultural and historical significance. It traverses through hundreds of ancient Hawaiian settlement sites and over 200 ahupua'a (traditional land divisions). Connect now! Read More

Native flowers in bloom

Intricate Ecosystems

The trail passes through and provides opportunities to protect significant natural areas and ecosystems.

Final Comprehensive Management Plan (CMP) for the Ala Kahakai National Historic Trail

Final Comprehensive Management Plan

Community input gathered at island-wide public meetings resulted in this final document.

A waterworn stepping stone trail by the sea

Trail Tales

Trails exist in many forms. They match the environment and social needs, and they evolve over time.

Last updated: October 18, 2017

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Mailing Address:

Ala Kahakai National Historic Trail
73-4786 Kanalani Street, #14

Kailua-Kona, HI 96740


(808) 326-6012 xx101

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