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|Hilina Pali Trail to Kaaha Shelter
Distance: 3.8 miles / Level:
Difficult / Time: 3-4 hours
The Hilina Pali Trail descends 2.200
feet (670 m) down the face of Hilina Pali and it reaches a junction
with the Ka’aha Trail.
From the conjunction, the Ka’aha Trail goes south 1.6 miles
to the Ka’aha Shelter on the coast and to a small black sand
beach. Overnight hikers must register at the visitor center before
proceeding this back-country area.