Big Island Hikes

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Hawai'i: Big Island Hiking

Welcome to Big Island Hikes! This is the web's #1 source for hiking on the Big Island of Hawai'i. This site is dedicated to human-powered recreation on public lands. This is not a guiding service. Big Island Hikes is an information resource for hiking and adventure travel on the Big Island of Hawai'i with a focus on authentic wilderness experiences. There is nothing exclusive here. All trailheads on this site can be accessed with a passenger car, and almost all of the hikes are completely free.

Take a look at our list of the Best Hikes on the Big Island. The hikes on this site are also available by Big Island Districts on the drop-down menus above. The best way to navigate this site is probably by using the map below.

Read about current closures due to the volcanic eruption.

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