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An island of forest that has been encircled by lava flows.

Getting there

The trailhead is not through the main gate of the park but off Mauna Loa road on the other side of the highway.


Which maps cover the area?

Route/Trail notes

A simple one-mile loop. Lots of bird call activity on the forest.


Do you need any permits? What's the cost?

Other References

How can I find more info? Any guide books?



Gregory Neverov on 20 Dec, 2010


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