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Lahaina Pali Trail

30 Honoapiilani Highway, Lahaina, Maui, HI
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Very scenic trail

Beautiful view of the ocean at the same time enjoy the trail with family. Very good for group with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Muthu R
Windy Windmill Trail with good views and uphill climb!

Go early before it gets hot, and secure your belongings before approaching the windmills, as they... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2018
Kimberly W
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Hermosa Beach, California
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“bring water” (12 reviews)
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30 Honoapiilani Highway, Lahaina, Maui, HI
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful view of the ocean at the same time enjoy the trail with family. Very good for group with young children

1  Thank Muthu R
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Reviewed 14 June 2018

Go early before it gets hot, and secure your belongings before approaching the windmills, as they ripped my sunglasses right off my head!

Thank Kimberly W
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Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

We started at around 8am. There is very little shade on the trail, so would probably start a bit earlier if I did it again. I think we parked at the east trailhead. Lots of broken glass in the parking lot so assume there are...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

We started on the east side at 0815. We noticed everyone else was walking up the access road towards the east but we followed the official trail and got a serious cardio workout. The footing was all right but proper footwear was essential. We got...More

1  Thank TRbeer
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Reviewed 19 May 2018

I stayed at the Westin Resort & Spa in Kaanapali, so this was the closest intermediate hike I could find. I woke up at 5:30AM, was in an Uber by 6, and dropped off at the Lahaina side trailhead by 6:30AM. Highly recommend getting an...More

Thank ChelseaK993
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

A great hike near Maalaea Harbor that takes you up between the wind generators with excellent views of the surrounding area. The trail is technically an end-to-end hike with one trailhead just north of Maalaea near junction of HI-30 and N. Kihei Rd, the other...More

Thank Greg S
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

We did this trail from both the east and west side. They both are challenging and very rocky for large sections of trail. The west trailhead is off Honoapiilani Hwy just before Ukumehame Beach State Park if you are driving from Kehei side. There is...More

Thank VancouverCYoung
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

This was our fourth time hiking this trail and every time it has been different. If the forecast is sunny, go early and bring sunscreen and water. If cloudy and raining, watch for mud and slippery parts of the trail. A very fun and rewarding...More

2  Thank Susan T
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

This is a pretty steep trail (we began near Papalaua Beach) and hiked for about an hour. The trail is MUCH longer. The views are worth the effort (see photos). Bring water and take your time. This is a HIKE so wear appropriate footwear. There...More

Thank Mark M
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

Maybe it was the challenge, or the sites or the photos or the company, but this zig-zagging trail was amazing!

Thank Janet M
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OldCarGuy66Plymouth
2 April 2017|
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Response from Charles M | Reviewed this property |
1 We started before sunup with headlamps. 2. There are other hikers, but usually there are not others to hook up with 3 No water to be found. Bring Your own. I would also recommend fuel, energy bars or even a sandwich. I... More
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canter2u
11 November 2015|
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Response from Matt M | Reviewed this property |
I started on the Lahaina side. There was ample parking and I didn't feel at all unsafe parking and leaving my car there. Some people like to go toward sunset, hike up a mile or so, and have a little campfire after watching... More
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