The Best Guide for Makapuu Point Lighthouse Trail

The Best Guide for Makapuu Point Lighthouse Trail

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Views

6.0/10

Interest and Appeal

3.0/10

Adventure

4.0/10

Amenities

7.0/10

The Good

  • Wide, paved paths
  • Many things to do here off the normal path
  • Bike-friendly, dog-friendly, slipper-friendly!

The Bad

  • Boring
  • Limited parking, but lots of people

Overview

Hiking Information

Distance: 2 miles, round trip (3.2km)

Elevation Gain: 500 feet (167m)

Terrain: Paved Path

Cost: Free

Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 7:45 p.m.

Completion Time: 45 minutes - 3 hours (depending on what you do)

Difficulty: Easy

Makapu’u Point Lighthouse Trail is a great hike for families, dog owners, casual hikers, large groups, bikers, or just people wanting to jog an incline. The path is incredibly friendly. As a hike however, it is fairly boring, with little challenge. There are plenty of side adventures though, including a beach you can walk to, hiking beyond the path to the pillboxes, and hiking down to the tidepools.

 

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