Hike Journal Archive

Mauna Loa Trail - 2.5 Miles to the Summit
Mauna Loa Trail - 2.5 Miles to the Summit

Photo: Gerad Dean


There are hiking trails in Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park like no other in the world. Below, you will find a list of trip journals and photos, submitted by visitors, that highlight some of the spectacular scenery and special moments experienced on trips off the beaten path.

Familiarize yourself with Park regulations, prepare well for your hike, know the hazards, and take the right gear for your specific destination. Read and enjoy!






Kīlauea Iki

Mauna Loa Trail

Mauna Loa Observatory Trail



Last updated: November 7, 2019

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