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Address: Koloa, Kauai, HI
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A 10-mile hiking and biking trail on Kaua'i's south shore.

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Walked it Everyday

The history of this trail is amazing. Great walking trail in and around resorts, beaches, parks and all. I walked the entire trail. It's is OUTSTANDING!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
stevemarilyn2013
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Portland, Oregon
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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The history of this trail is amazing. Great walking trail in and around resorts, beaches, parks and all. I walked the entire trail. It's is OUTSTANDING!

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

We spent several hours traveling back in time learning about this historic area.....it would be a long walk, a easier bicycle, or in our case a combo of walking and driving

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

This is a very interesting bunch of sites. I personally would not want to walk the 10+ miles. You can drive to quite of few of the sites, and keep the hiking for when you need it. Download a map and sites on line. Just search for Koloa Heritage Trail.

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Murrieta, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

10 mile, 14 stop tour that tell history of the Koloa/Poipu area. Sort of a scavenger hunt. The map starts at the Spouting Horn, but coming in from the North into Koloa, you can knock out 4 right away, followed by what is listed as #9 off the bypass road. The remaining 9 can be seen with a leisurely drive... More 

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San Marcos, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

There are parts of the trail that are paved and accessible from resort areas, but there are parts that are down at the end of a dirt (and pretty Rough) road. The section along by the cliffs has some spectacular views, especially when the winds are up and the waves are crashing against the Cliffs. This trail is actually the... More 

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Newtonville, ON
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Very nice trail with great views and a little history. highly recommend checking it out. Hiking is not very hard.

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California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

I think some of these reviews are for PART of this trail. The full trail is a 10+mile trail that could be walked, but would be quite long. As things should be when visiting Hawaii, it is best to slow yourself down and allow yourself to enjoy what is around you. This is part of the Aloha Spirit, and part... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

When we took this fairly easy walk on a dirt trail, we saw whales, turtles and folks fishing! The views are stunning. Bring plenty of water, wear sneakers or hiking shoes, and watch out for the golfers on a portion of the trail by the golf course.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

We started out to see all 14 sites, and had the map they provide. It ended up being sort of a scavenger hunt for the markers....We found them all, but a bit frustrating for my husband. If they would have said, This one is behind the Sheraton, This one is on the Marriott Shoreline, it would have been helpful. All... More 

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Allendale, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016

Wow, what a nice little hike that starts from the beach of the Grand Hyatt. It is an easy hike on sandy and dirt path, with some shade but mostly exposed. We went when there was strong gusts of wind so we stayed away from cliff edge. This hike is well worth it. You can pick up an information booklet... More 

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