Hale Awapuhi Resort
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... the microclimates on the island there was a chance the trail could be dry but as we started to drive in that direction we could see the whole mountain range was covered in thick, angry clouds. Michelle had warned us that when it rains the trail becomes treacherous and she was talking from experience as she fell off the cliff whilst hiking the trail many years ago but was extremely lucky to walk away with her life ...
... and then us old timers who are young at heart!! One couple was from Detroit - Engineers working at Daimler. One couple was from Dallas - Engineers from Lockheed Martin. The third couple were our heros - from Juneau, Alaska. He is a lawyer and she is a dental hygienist. These guys were our heros because they got the upgraded harness called the "Flyin Kauaian". It was kind of like flying Superman style - a bit more complicated on ...
... the gang for a walk on Wai Koa loop trail in Kilauea for a 3 mile hike through a sustainably grown mahogany forest. We kinda didn't get to see the big attraction (stone dam with rope swing), due to a fearless leader who assured us the going the opposite way around the loop was the way to go (no-one's naming names but he just got married). No big wup, just crushed ...
... 5.30am, I had an early lunch and went to Bubba Burgers for a taro burger and fries. First time I've had fries since I was here last year. Don't get many taro burgers in the UK either! Had another mooch around the shops and got back to the room just before 12. Has a quick change into swimming costume and headed for the pool. I met Lori (a lady who comes here for a month every year) who told me that Pierce Brosnan was in town. They had bumped into him in Kalypso the other night at ...
... into the canyon. The first part of the hike was pretty easy with only a few tree roots on the trail. Then it got narrower and steeper with one section of very steep downhill with lots of switchbacks, lots of rocks and lots of deep steps down. Thank goodness for my hiking poles, they really help stabilize my knees on the downhill. There were some parts of the trail that were flatter and we got a breeze sometimes. We went through forest most of the way and ...
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