Hawaii Island Land Adventures

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Hawaii Island Land Adventures

With 6,482 square kilometres of land and still growing, there's no shortage of adventure on Hawaii Island. Hiking, biking, and horseback riding seem even more thrilling set amongst the island's waterfalls, beaches and volcanic landscapes. With so many microclimates to experience you can stargaze on the sometimes snow covered slopes of Maunakea, explore the botanical gardens of the Hamakua Coast, or play on the sunny, world-class golf courses of the Kohala Coast.

Hiking adventures also abound in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Hike through the Nahuku (Thurston Lava Tube), Devastation Trail or the challenging Crater Rim trail, which encircles the summit of Kilauea Caldera. Whether biking atop Kilauea or touring a coffee farm, be sure to pack comfortable shoes when you visit Hawaii Island.

Beaches of Hawaii Island

Hawaii Island features some of the most picturesque and varied beach landscapes in the islands.

Hiking on Hawaii Island

Whether you're looking for a challenging trail on fields of lava to short, Hawaii Island is heaven for hikers.

Horseback Riding on Hawaii Island

Explore the wealth of scenic, open landscapes in Waimea and other spots throughout Hawaii Island on horseback.

Natural Wonders of Hawaii Island

From Kilauea Volcano to the peaks of Maunakea, Hawaii Island is home to a variety of incomparable natural wonders.

Paniolo (Hawaiian Cowboys) of Hawaii Island

Hawaii Island has a rich paniolo, or Hawaiian cowboy, culture dating back to the early 1800's.

Parks of Hawaii Island

Hawaii Island features four National Parks, including Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, as well as beautiful state and county parks.

Petroglyphs of Hawaii Island

Hawaii Island has some of the most extensive sacred petroglyphs fields in Hawaii.

Sig Zane’s Favourite Places in Hilo

Celebrated fashion designer Sig Zane shares his favourite spots in Downtown Hilo.

Volcano Eruption Update on Hawaii Island

Recent updates on volcano activity in and around Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on Hawaii Island.

Waterfalls on Hawaii Island

Some of Hawaii Island's most breathtaking and accessible waterfalls can be discovered along the Hilo and Hamakua Coast.