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Waikamoi Preserve

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East Maui, on the slopes of Mt. Haleakala, Kula, Maui, HI
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Birders would love this!

This is a must-do for serious birders that visit Maui. You have to go through the National Park... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2015
Skytrekker
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California
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You must sign up for the guided hike here, but it's well worth if for nature enthusiasts. Pristine... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2014
pnpontheroad
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Sacramento, CA
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24 May 2015
“Birders would love this!”
2 Oct 2014
“Restricted Access”
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East Maui, on the slopes of Mt. Haleakala, Kula, Maui, HI
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Reviewed 24 May 2015

This is a must-do for serious birders that visit Maui. You have to go through the National Park Service, or the Nature Conservancy or Maui Forest Birds to get in as it is closed unless you are with a qualified guide. This is a precious...More

7  Thank Skytrekker
Reviewed 3 October 2014

You must sign up for the guided hike here, but it's well worth if for nature enthusiasts. Pristine local habitat and endangered birds of Hawaii here. The hike leaves near Hosmer Grove at about 7K feet up in Haleakala N.P.

5  Thank pnpontheroad
Reviewed 2 June 2013

Twice a week National Park personnel take groups on guided hikes into the Waikamoi Cloud Forest. I've been on the hike three times with three different guides and always learned something new. Part of what you learn depends on the guide and part on your...More

6  Thank SCalif
Reviewed 6 March 2013

I have hiked the private Waikamoi Gulch Trail. Around every corner is something interesting. Something that I found interesting is, when Koa tree's leaves are starting to grow, a bunch of them start out small. As they start to grow larger they form into ark...More

2  Thank Coco H
Reviewed 5 March 2013

It was a beautiful place to hike. Around every corner, there was something new to see. I learned about some of the native species. There are many different kinds of Ohia trees. And iviee is one of the birds that you may see! Organizations like...More

1  Thank bells108
Reviewed 4 March 2013

I thought this hike of the Waikamoi Preserve was wonderful. A cool thing I learned when I was hiking was that you can eat the baby top part of a fern. I also learned that a long time ago before the invasive trees came to...More

4  Thank chloe b
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