Hidden Craters Hike

Discover Hualalai’s hidden craters on an exclusive hike: traverse native forests, marvel at volcanic sites, and journey through an untouched lava tube.

Hidden Craters Hike is a Land Activity located in the city of Kailua-Kona on Big Island, Hawaii
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  • 5 Hours
  • Hawaii Forest & Trail
  • Kailua-Kona
  • Big Island
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Embark on a thrilling adventure to explore the hidden craters of Hualalai volcano on this exclusive hike with Hawaii Forest & Trail. With access to private land behind three locked gates, you’ll have the opportunity to witness volcanic sites up close and personal.

The journey takes you through a native forest and onto the upper slopes of the volcano, where you’ll stand on the edge of precipitous volcanic craters that plunge deep into the earth below. You’ll also venture through an intact lava tube unaltered by humans, making for a truly unique experience.

Along the tour, you’ll see a 200-year-old lava flow, spatter cones, fissures, and collapsed pits. The hike is rated easy to moderate, with 3-4 miles along uneven terrain with some steep inclines and declines with elevation gains & descents. Sturdy closed-toe shoes or hiking shoes, a hat, sunscreen, a light sweatshirt or jacket, and a reusable water bottle are recommended.

Walking sticks and rain jackets are provided. Don’t miss out on this unforgettable opportunity to explore the hidden craters of Hualalai volcano.

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Hidden Craters Hike

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