Volcano National park is located at 30 mi/48 km in the southwest of Hilo Town in Hawaii. The park was established in 1916 and is a combination of unique ecosystems and diverse environments that range from the sea to the summit of the world's biggest volcano, Mauna Loa, as well as Kilauea which is the world's most active volcano.
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Extreme Hiking / Hiking in Twin Falls Trail, Kahului, Hawaii USA
It’s also home to Kahana Pond State Wildlife SanctuaryKahului offers an exotic blend of savory dining for all tastes. Don’t miss to taste the amazing Hawaiian cuisine and the refreshing tropical cocktails. and the Alexander and Baldwin Sugar Museum, dedicated to Maui’s sugar industry.
Kahului has its own major airport located in the North shore. Twin Falls Trail, is a very popular trail, 1.4 mi/2.25 km long (out and back), about one hour hike. The trail is very easy to hike and leads you to a beautiful place with waterfalls where you can swim. You walk through tropical forest and there is water everywhere, so you should wear shoes and clothes that you will not care if they get wet or dirty.
The trail is very well marked and easy to follow. If the weather indicates rain, it might be best not to attempt the hike because flash floods can occur. There is also a picnic site at the end of the trail where you can enjoy fresh tropical fruits. Don’t forget your swimming suite.