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Wa'ahila Ridge State Recreation Area

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Nice Muddy Hike

Comfortable hike up to the summit. Slippery red mud half way up the trail but still doable with... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2016
Eric B
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Coto de Caza, California
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When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough…..Turn Back.

THE RIDGE TO MT OLYMPUS IS A GOOD, SCENIC WORKOUT. BUT IT MAY NOT BE A GREAT IDEA TO EXTEND EAST... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2016
blackeldo
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Kiama, Australia
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26 Oct 2016
“Great hike class 2-3”
14 Oct 2016
“Nice Muddy Hike”
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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

there are spots you need to have 3 points of contact and use a rope to get up the side. the ridge line is narrow and windy. beautiful hike!

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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Comfortable hike up to the summit. Slippery red mud half way up the trail but still doable with kids and elderly. The red fruit "berries" littering the trail half toward the top was a challenge when stepping on them. Lots of fruit flies. The views...More

Thank Eric B
Reviewed 29 May 2016

THE RIDGE TO MT OLYMPUS IS A GOOD, SCENIC WORKOUT. BUT IT MAY NOT BE A GREAT IDEA TO EXTEND EAST ALONG THE KO’OLAU RANGE EDGE…..UNLESS YOU HAVE A MACHETTE AND PERHAPS CLIMBING ROPES This is long one. And a good one. Pay attention trek...More

1  Thank blackeldo
Reviewed 24 January 2016

This was a great place for the family to go. We took breakfast up there to enjoy and see the view. It was beautiful for sure. There are hiking trails that you can take along with a pavilion to just hang out in. There were...More

Thank sasparilla97
Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

This place is steep and gets muddy often due to weather conditions in Hawaii it rains and sunshine every other 10 minutes, not good views, good for exercising if you are in a Very GOOD condition and have proper shoes other that that I wo...More

Thank bryanmantezoni
Reviewed 14 January 2015

This is a great moderate 4 mile roundtrip hike with lots of varied terrain and some fantastic views. Be ready to walk through some mud and do some mild rock climbing. Both are worth being away from the city, enjoying smells and sounds of nature,...More

Thank lightnhereyes
Reviewed 19 December 2014

The ridge trail is more about exercise than scenery. Not to say that there aren’t some nice vistas here and there along the way, but most of the time views are obscured by trees or shrubbery. Maybe that’s not such a bad thing, as you...More

1  Thank Tripsterchick
Reviewed 18 July 2014

I've hiked this twice during my stay in Honolulu. The trail has steep elevation at the beginning and several tricky places where there are boulders and mud. Don't give up until you find the end of trail sign! The view of the valley and Honolulu...More

1  Thank Megasaurus-rex
Reviewed 16 May 2014

take the long road up to Waahila it seems like you went the wrong way but take Ruth Place and you will finally make it up to Waahila consider you save a lot of effort by letting your vehicle do the work of getting you...More

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