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Such a nice hike!!

I love how they had postings of information along the way. It was an easy 1.2 mile hike. Very... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2018
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Easy 30-minute Walk

It was an easy walk around the Kipuka. Since we went in the afternoon, we heard birds singing... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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An easy one-hour hike through meadowlands and old growth forest.
Strip Road, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Island of Hawaii, HI 96785
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Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

I love how they had postings of information along the way. It was an easy 1.2 mile hike. Very lovely and definitely recommend it!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank suzanne7878
Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

It was an easy walk around the Kipuka. Since we went in the afternoon, we heard birds singing further into the Kipuka. However, we did get to see any. We were told that it’s best to go in the morning if you want to see...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JVTietjens
Reviewed 7 October 2018

The Kipuka Puaulu (Bird Park) trail is just a bit over a mile and forms a loop through a lovely section of Big Island rain forest. Not too strenuous, although there is some up and down.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank abattenhouse
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Despite being close to the park, very few people seem to come here. The trail is easy and well-marked. Great for local birds and flora.

Date of experience: March 2018
Reviewed 28 April 2018

We went after spending the day in the main Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. This is across the street a few miles away. When we went we saw a lot of wild roosters but mainly heard the other birds chirping in the trees. Nice activity if...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

A return to greenery and a little cooler temperatures after hiking through volcano national park. The trail is well-marked and easy to navigate. There are lots of birds in the area and plants and trees are well marked for reference.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank VGTravelGirl
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Saw several different birds.. It was worth the hike. of course any trail in this park is worth the walk.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Simplyrdd
Reviewed 18 March 2018

A nice trail through a wooded area, on the easy side of moderate - there is some elevation change and parts of the trail have many tree roots so it is not suitable for using a stroller and may be a challenge for some elderly....More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank NV_Travelers_77
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

This park has a very nice trail system for intermediate hiking. We saw a few bird species but not as many as advertised.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Arman M
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Hiked this trail. Easy walk, saw a number of Kalij pheasants on the trail. Perfect place to see the foilage and birds of Volcano.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank SundanceinHawaii
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