Hawaiian Trail & Mountain Club
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Hiking Safety

Our trails can be as treacherous as they are beautiful. Each year, dozens of people are rescued and/or injured in Hawaii’s mountains. Most of these incidents are avoidable.

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Get Involved

We are an ohana of volunteers and enthusiasts dedicated to enjoying, protecting and conserving Hawaii’s vast network of hiking trails. Joining or helping out is easy.

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The Hawaiian Trail and Mountain Club was organized in 1910 by Alexander Hume Ford. It had enjoyed an informal existence for many years before that time.

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Club News

Upcoming Hikes

All hikes meet at 'Iolani Palace at 8:00am unless otherwise noted. Schedule subject to change, check with hike coordinator for updates.

Date Hike Details
Oct 18   Hau’ula Uka 6 mi / Ridge
Oct 24   ‘Ahuimanu 2 mi / Valley
Oct 25 Kulepeamoa Ridge 5.6 mi / Ridge
Nov 01   Wai’anae Water Works 8 mi / Ridge, Valley
Nov 07   Pu’u Ma’eli’eli 3 mi / Ridge
Nov 08 Pu’u O Kila 4.9 mi / Ridge, Valley
Nov 15   ‘Aiea Ridge 9.2 mi / Ridge
Nov 21   Pu’u O Hulu 2 mi / Ridge
Nov 22 Pu’u Keahi a Kahoe 11 mi / Ridge
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From Our Members

I enjoy hiking because of the views and the exercise. — Dale Yoshizu