10 BEST HIKES ON OAHU, HAWAII

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After spending two years on the island, I found myself hiking multiple times per week. Oahu has one large ridge (the spine) down the middle of the island so there are so many hikes that come down from that spine. After hiking so many of the ridges, I put together this list of the best hikes on Oahu that will leave you standing on top of a mountain in amazement.

Every single hike on this list was a trail that I experienced personally. You can click on any of the links in each section for a more detailed post about that individual hike and to see all of my pictures from that specific hike.

 

THE 10 BEST HIKES ON OAHU

1. STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN

The Stairway to Heaven also known as the Haiku Stairs on Oahu, Hawaii, is possibly the greatest attraction on the entire island. 3,922 stairs lead up the imposing mountain ridge, often at a vertical incline, with only a hand-rail to catch you. There are many sections that truly do seem like a ladder although with common sense and in fair weather conditions it isn’t as dangerous as it sounds. 

Originally the stairs were built in 1942 by the U.S. Navy as a top-secret facility for transmitting radio signals to ships that were sailing in the Pacific Ocean. The stairs were then opened to the public until 1987 when they were deemed unsafe because of disrepair. This is probably the most famous of all the hikes on Oahu and has been covered by most newspaper outlets. Many helicopter rescues and even a few fatalities have occurred on this hike so do proceed with care if you do choose to attempt this ‘illegal’ hike.

UPDATED 2019: Fines have been reported as approximately $1000, with people receiving them recently. Security has been upgraded and there are now not only security but also a frequent (but not constant) police presence. Discussions about tearing the stairs down or repairing them continue as it has for years with no major breakthroughs on either side.

There is a back way up the Stairway to Heaven. This route is longer, legal and you still get to reach the viewpoint of the Haiku Stairs. You don’t actually use the stairs to reach the viewpoint but you can still walk down the stairs for some photos before returning down the legal route. This would be my advice to those wanting the experience of the Haiku Stairs but also want to avoid any chance of a big fine or running into the police. Click the link below to find out the details about the back way if you are interested.

View full blog post:  THE STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN OAHU, HAWAII: UPDATED

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2. KAAU CRATER HIKE

Kaau Crater hike is 4-5 hours of waterfalls, rope climbing, a huge volcano crater, and panoramic views makes this one of the best hikes on Oahu and one of the hikes I recommend to people looking for a challenge.

This trail doesn’t ease you in. From the very first moment, it throws you into a world of enchantment. After no more than five steps I felt like I was in the middle of the jungle, fighting for survival, on the swivel looking for wild animals. A glistening creek was lined by majestic trunks, so tall my neck hurt looking for the treetops. Dangling vines were strewn from the canopy as rays of sunlight broke through the dense foliage creating a natural theatre with a magical atmosphere. It truly is one of the best all-round hiking trails on Oahu especially if you are looking for a great ridge hike.

Kaau Crater is one of the hikes on Oahu that does have waterfalls you can swim in along the way and in fact, at one stage you will have to climb up the side of the waterfall on degree angle.

As you can see from the photo below, you are hiking directly away from the coast towards the center spine of Oahu. You will end up with views inside the giant crater, which is quite unique. You will also be able to spot Waikiki far in the distance and you can even spot it in the photo below. I suggest only those in good shape give this hike a crack and allow a full day for the hike… and the recovery.

View the full blog post: KA’AU CRATER HIKE: 3 AWESOME WATERFALLS

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3. SEVEN FALLS HIKE

The Seven Falls Hike follows a rocky stream through a narrow gorge. You definitely should only bring a dry bag for this hike because there are parts where you will be swimming! You will find yourself wading through water and clambering over rocks for the majority of the trail and at some parts of the trail it becomes very narrow and the water deepens. At these points, you actually need to swim through the trail for a short distance before climbing up waterfalls with ropes. It is one of the most adventurous waterfall hikes I’ve ever done.

It is possible to continue all the way through the Seven Falls but you need ropes and to be a bit of a pro. We went all the way through to the fourth waterfall and then decided that we had our met our match on that day in the rain. Definitely one of the hikes on Oahu, which is only for very adventurous hikers and those willing to get wet. 

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4. PALI NOTCHES

Walking along the dangerously steep ridge hike known as Pali Notches, gusts of wind threaten to knock you off either side of the cliff as you skitter up and down intimidating rock faces. This narrow ridge hike requires you to rock climb over the notches, which were supposedly created in the 1700s by King Kamehameha’s warriors to harbor cannons and warriors on lookout while they kept Nu’uanu Valley secure. Pali Notches is known as being one of the most dangerous hikes on Oahu and many people have fallen while on this trail so take extra caution. It’s one of the closest hikes to Honolulu downtown area so it’s quick to reach for a sunset mission.

The trailhead for this hike starts by heading straight up an unmarked trailhead to the right side of the Pali Lookout platform, a popular spot for tourists. You can see the faint trail as soon as you step over the yellow chain fence that encircles the platform. You climb your way through a grove of Hau trees that quickly opens up into an incredible view of the Pali Highway to your left and Kaneohe to your right. Like most trails on Oahu, it is ‘off-limits’ but there aren’t any reports of people getting in trouble for being on Pali Notches, which is one of the best hikes on Oahu.

 

View full blog post: PALI NOTCHES HIKE: AMAZING RIDGE TRAIL

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5. THREE PEAKS/OLOMANA TRAIL

Also known as Olomana Trail, this is one of the more dangerous hikes on the island. You are probably wondering if there are any safe hikes on the island by now but I just want to stress that you need to respect the mountains. There seem to be so many falls and deaths from hikers on Oahu because of the steep drop-offs on the ridges. There is often not much room for error.

The first peak is relatively straight-forward despite being a steep incline. Peak two and three provide a challenge and will bring your fear of heights out even if you didn’t know you had one. On a dry day you should be fine and once you become comfortable you can truly enjoy this amazing trail. I remember looking at the trail from the top of the first peak and just enjoying how incredible it felt to look out over such a beautiful island. Don’t be too proud to call it a day from the first peak, as it is still a great view from there.

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6. TOM TOM TRAIL

Starting off across from the Makapu’u lookout car park, this relatively simple hike has some of the most stunning views on Oahu. I only did this hike in my last couple of weeks on the Island but then did it twice that week. It is an amazing spot to watch the sunrise and the views are out of this world. I will repeat that because it is a tip you will probably email me after thanking me for. Do this hike for sunrise! Getting to the top only takes about 30-40 minutes so you can get up there half an hour before sunrise, and it is truly one of the best sunrise spots on Oahu.

There is also a puka (hole in the rock) about 45 minutes of the way in. You can turn back at any point or continue on the trail that does go quite a ways. We always turned back at the puka after seeing enough but the trail looks quite good if you chose to continue on. This is one of the most underrated hikes on Oahu.

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7.  WILIWILINUI RIDGE TRAIL

From Wiliwilinui Ridge you can make out Waikiki, a city of white buildings seemingly a world away from the ridges we are roaming. When you turn the other way at the top . of the trail you can see the turquoise water of the east coast and the panoramic views. You will feel like you are in the middle of the island and you just about are! This is a hike none of the other tourists in the hotel will even know exists. It’s one of the most unique things to do on Oahu and definitely off the beaten path.

Full blog post: Wiliwilinui Ridge Trail

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8. KOKO HEAD STAIRS

There are several hikes I always did when I had visitors on Oahu to push them out of the comfort zone during their vacation. Koko Head is brutal but worth it. 1048 stairs formed by an old railroad track lead you up the outside of Koko Crater. With no protection from the sun and oddly shaped and uneven stairs, this is a glute and quad workout from hell. Many locals do it weekly or daily as part of their fitness regime and you may even see some crazy people doing it twice. There is even a couple of locals who just do it 3,4,5 times or more and are beyond fit!

Aside from the physical challenge, it is still a great hike if you are looking for views. It isn’t a ridge hike like most of the other hikes on Oahu and those on this list. Once you reach the top you have views into Hanauma Bay and the east coast. You even have a small glimpse all the way back to Waikiki and Diamond Head but it is the inside of the volcano crater, which is the fascinating part of the view. It’s not every day you can do a volcano hike! You can take your pick from the old military pillboxes at the summit as you recover at the top. Most people who hike Koko Head spend a long time at the top recovering and then slowly head down when their legs have stopped shaking!

My record up this hike is 12:15 so see how you go beating that if you are up for some healthy competition. 

View full blog post: KOKO HEAD STAIRS HIKE: 1,048 TORTUROUS STEPS

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9. PINK PILLBOX HIKE/MAILI PILLBOX HIKE

The Pu’u O Hulu or ‘Pink Pillbox’ Hike is a short ridge hike on the West Side of Oahu that overlooks the surrounding suburbs and beautiful stretches of beaches that Oahu is known for. The hike extends along the ridge between the Nanakuli and Maili suburbs and can be seen clearly from the Farrington Highway below.

The Pu’u O Hulu hike starts on Kaukama Rd after the 9th light pole on the right-hand side of the road. One of the cool things about this hike is that it has different route options to take you to the five pillboxes at the top. There is a steep and challenging route which is much shorter or there is an easier kid-friendly option that zigzags up the mountain. We took the more direct route.

At the top, you will find the famous Pink Pillbox which looks out over the beautiful coastline on the west side of Oahu. There are many hikes on Oahu that are as unique as this one and it’s great to get these kinds of views out on the west side.

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10. CROUCHING LION HIKE

Crouching Lion is a short but steep incline hike that offers breathtaking views of Kahana Bay, the quaint town of Kaaawa, and the menacing cliffs of Pu’u Manamana.

Right from the start, this hike takes off at a steep incline. You will definitely work up a sweat as you climb over gnarled tree roots, and duck under stooping branches. As you continue to climb, the trail becomes more and more pronounced. There are parts that are very slippery due to the dry crumbling dirt but for the most part, the thick vegetation helps to stabilize the trail.

There are several viewpoints on the Crouching Lion hike that have incredible views out over Kahana Bay. This is arguably the most beautiful hike on Oahu because of the way the light hits the ridges on the far side of the bay and the reef structure beneath the surface. Take care on this trail as it is quite dangerous.

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Where to stay on Oahu

Hilton Hawaiian Village Beach Resort (Overall Favorite): In the heart of Waikiki, this high-end resort is right on the beach. Luxury rooms overlooking the beach, a private lagoon and a free fireworks and dance performance show. Hilton is easily the most recognizable hotel on the Island.

Why I recommend this hotel: It has its own private lagoon. While lots of people love the beach it is perfect for families. Kids can kayak, swim and snorkel with no worries. There are no currents, waves or sea creatures to worry about. The hotel is right on Waikiki Beach so don’t worry the beach is right there also. 

Sheraton Waikiki (Luxury): A luxury resort with the most amazing infinity pool on the island, which overlooks the beach. The bar and nightclub at the Sheraton is a great place to relax after a long day of island adventures.

Why I recommend this hotel: The Sheraton is always exceptional no matter the location but imagine you are leaning over the edge of an infinity pool, the ocean is below you and you turn to your left and watch Diamond Head crater in the distance. That’s where you will be at the end of each day, having a Mai Tai cocktail in your infinity pool. Later on, in the evening Rumfire is a great bar venue, which is actually part of the Sheraton. It is open to the public and is one of the best high-end venues on Oahu. It has a small dance floor but is mostly standing and seating areas for drinks, chats and good times.

Ewa Hotel Waikiki: (Value): Hotels in Waikiki can be expensive. Deciding where to stay on Oahu can be difficult if you don’t have much cash. Luckily, there is an accommodation option on the edge of Waikiki that is excellent value.

Why do I recommend this hostel/hotel: This is the perfect hotel if you want location but are willing to sacrifice a pool and some luxury items to save up to $200 per night. All of the hotels in this area are minimum $300 per night and often much more. Ewa Hotel is just one block back from the beach and is just over $150 USD. If you are like me, I never swim in the hotel pool anyway. Didn’t you come halfway across the world to swim in the beach!

Waikiki Beachside Hostel (Budget Choice): A budget alternative, which is still in an amazing location. Walking distance to Waikiki beach and a central location to base yourself for a week of adventures.

Why I recommend this hostel: Unfortunately Waikiki and Honolulu, in general, are not cheap.  You can grab a dorm room for under $35 a night within walking distance to Waikiki surf beach. This location really is great. You are near a lot of attractions and can take public transport to a lot of great east coast beaches and hikes. It is the number one hostel in Waikiki and I’m sure you will meet other adventurers to go on hikes with!

Disney Aulani Resort (Family Choice): This is a resort your kids will never forget. It honestly feels like a theme park at times with just how many pools and activities are available. If you can afford it, this is the #1 place to stay for families on Oahu.

Why I recommend this hotel: Disney Aulani Resort combines luxury accommodation with family fun. A huge lazy river/tire tube lagoon is probably the highlight of the resort although the water slides and private beach aren’t too far behind. The kids club and massage center are just among a few of the many activities included in your stay. Attend ukelele lessons, free fire-pit story-telling at night and more and more! Your kids will never be bored and the quality of entertainment and facilities is just beyond amazing.

 

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  1. Christopher Alvarez says:

    The Tom Tom Trail is very dangerous and illegal. A few years ago a girl lost her life on this trail. Please stay away. It is considered trespassing and you will be cited. The police are constantly in the area to prevent anyone from getting hurt. I know it may be tempting to hike this, but it is not worth your safety. And definitely not worth your life.

    • Jackson says:

      There seems to be a concerted effort to comment negatively on many posts on the internet about the Tom Tom Trail at the moment. It’s genuinely sad that you would try and convince people it’s not safe. It’s generally a pretty chill hike with no drop-offs or knife edges that you have to go near. Police and citations is another issue but when people try and spread things like this it’s a shame. I assume this is a group of residents or council teaming up against hikers.

      Post has been updated with the following. Remember it is illegal to jay-walk but I’m sure we have all done that. Some rules are made by people in suits who haven’t had a proper adventure in a decade.

      ** Tom Tom Trail is technically closed to the public and there have been instances of police giving citations at the bottom. The situation is the same at Stairway to Heaven. The hike is not very dangerous in my opinion although there has been one fatality in the last five years. With the above knowledge, whether you pursue this trail or not is up to you. It is important to note that many of the good hikes on Oahu are closed to the public because of liability issues and other land-rights type topics rather than the trail itself being a huge issue.

  2. Allyson Mercado says:

    Please DO NOT hike the TOM TOM TRAIL. The trail is is considered trespassing as it on private property. It is highly enforced by the police and you will receive a citation. For good reason—as it is not a safe hike. Please put your own safety first!!

    • Jackson says:

      There seems to be a concerted effort to comment negatively on many posts on the internet about the Tom Tom Trail at the moment. It’s genuinely sad that you would try and convince people it’s not safe. It’s generally a pretty chill hike with no drop-offs or knife edges that you have to go near. Police and citations is another issue but when people try and spread things like this it’s a shame.

      Post has been updated with the following. Remember it is illegal to jay-walk but I’m sure we have all done that. Some rules are made by people in suits who haven’t had a proper adventure in a decade.

      ** Tom Tom Trail is technically closed to the public and there have been instances of police giving citations at the bottom. The situation is the same at Stairway to Heaven. The hike is not very dangerous in my opinion although there has been one fatality in the last five years. With the above knowledge, whether you pursue this trail or not is up to you. It is important to note that many of the good hikes on Oahu are closed to the public because of liability issues and other land-rights type topics rather than the trail itself being a huge issue.

  3. Andy says:

    Hello. I did the Olomana three peaks hike and am now looking towards the Stairway to heaven legal back way hike. I wanted to ask if in your opinion, the legal stairway to heaven is easier or harder than olomana three peaks?

    Thanks!

  4. Aleah Neal says:

    Please do not hike the TOM TOM TRAIL. This trail is ILLEGAL and very dangerous. You will be cited and will have to appear in court. The owners of this property, along with police, sit at the bottom of this trail waiting to catch people daily. Not worth it!! Stay away.

    • Jackson says:

      Post has been updated with the following. Remember it is illegal to jay-walk but I’m sure we have all done that. Some rules are made by people in suits who haven’t had a proper adventure in a decade.

      ** Tom Tom Trail is technically closed to the public and there have been instances of police giving citations at the bottom. The situation is the same at Stairway to Heaven. The hike is not very dangerous in my opinion although there has been one fatality in the last five years. With the above knowledge, whether you pursue this trail or not is up to you. It is important to note that many of the good hikes on Oahu are closed to the public because of liability issues and other land-rights type topics rather than the trail itself being a huge issue.

  5. The Tom Tom Trail is on private property and is very unsafe. This is not a public hike and you will be cited when you get back down. For your safety, please do not hike the Tom Tom Trail and please stop advertising this hike on this site as if it is a legal one.

    • Jackson says:

      Post has been updated with the following. Remember it is illegal to jay-walk but I’m sure we have all done that. Some rules are made by people in suits who haven’t had a proper adventure in a decade.

      ** Tom Tom Trail is technically closed to the public and there have been instances of police giving citations at the bottom. The situation is the same at Stairway to Heaven. The hike is not very dangerous in my opinion although there has been one fatality in the last five years. With the above knowledge, whether you pursue this trail or not is up to you. It is important to note that many of the good hikes on Oahu are closed to the public because of liability issues and other land-rights type topics rather than the trail itself being a huge issue.

  6. Nicholas Koterbay says:

    Please stop promoting illegal hiking trails. A few of these on this list are illegal for a reason. They are dangerous and people have died. They are not safe for the average hiker. Police sit at the bottom of these trails issuing citations daily to people who attempt them. Even if you think youre an experienced enough hiker these trails are not worth the trouble. You will be caught.

    • Jackson says:

      Post has been updated with the following. Remember it is illegal to jay-walk but I’m sure we have all done that. Some rules are made by people in suits who haven’t had a proper adventure in a decade.

      ** Tom Tom Trail is technically closed to the public and there have been instances of police giving citations at the bottom. The situation is the same at Stairway to Heaven. The hike is not very dangerous in my opinion although there has been one fatality in the last five years. With the above knowledge, whether you pursue this trail or not is up to you. It is important to note that many of the good hikes on Oahu are closed to the public because of liability issues and other land-rights type topics rather than the trail itself being a huge issue.

  7. Alejandra Moreno says:

    I just want to warn everyone that reads this blog that the TOM TOM TRAIL is highly illegal and dangerous. You will be cited and fined and have to appear in court. I urge this blog to call that out in the body of the post as further researching this trail elsewhere shows that this trail is NOT TO BE TAKEN.

    • Jackson says:

      Post has been updated with the following. Remember it is illegal to jay-walk but I’m sure we have all done that. Some rules are made by people in suits who haven’t had a proper adventure in a decade.

      ** Tom Tom Trail is technically closed to the public and there have been instances of police giving citations at the bottom. The situation is the same at Stairway to Heaven. The hike is not very dangerous in my opinion although there has been one fatality in the last five years. With the above knowledge, whether you pursue this trail or not is up to you. It is important to note that many of the good hikes on Oahu are closed to the public because of liability issues and other land-rights type topics rather than the trail itself being a huge issue.

  8. Tim Carillo says:

    Amazing list. Done a few of the hikes on here, but can’t wait to do the rest.

    Used to do the Koko Crater hike on a weekly basis.

  9. Sam says:

    I honestly think too many websites give a misleading idea of the ‘legal’ way to the haiku stairs. I hiked it last April and it was incredibly dangerous and strenous and took me almost 6 hours despite going fairly quick. It was so dangerous that the actual stairs going down seemed like a kindergarten cake walk. IF you do decide to use this back trail, do it in the summer, and with experienced hikers.

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  11. Shruti says:

    You did not mention Dead man’s catwalk…

  12. Pearl says:

    I appreciate your mentioning the illegality of Stairway to Heaven, but you still make it all sound way too appealing. If someone wants to take the risk of hiking trails that are kapu, or the risk of hiking trails well beyond their skills/conditioning on the basis of not caring for their own safety, that’s one thing. But of far greater concern is the risk and burden that those people place on our first responders. Why should our crews’ lives be put at risk so some dilettante can get a cool selfie?

    • Jackson says:

      It is appealing that is the reality. I document things as clearly as possible and give due warnings where things are dangerous so people can decide if they are up for the challenge. It’s like making all beaches illegal because we put lifeguards at risk when they have to save someone. It’s a balance I always try and figure out but I’m not going to promote sitting at home watching Netflix and doing nothing because the reality is that is actually how you are most likely to fail to be alive.

  13. josefina says:

    Hi! I was not going to do the Haiku Stairs, but since you mention there is an other trail that is legal I was wondering if you could provide a bit more information on this.
    I don´t mind walking more if I get to experience those views 🙂
    Also do you have any information about the hike Kamehame Ridge (Dead man catwalk) is there any other way to do it, or all are ilegals?
    BTW, loved your post, super helfull 🙂
    Thanks

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  15. Kapu says:

    Auwe! Complete negligence for posting Stairway to Heaven, esp. as #1 on your list. 1. its ILLEGAL!! 2. Its extremely DANGEROUS. Tourists- the locals don’t even do this one- don’t do it! If you are bold enough to try this one- you’re visible to all and police will now wait for you at the base. We’ve had way too many accidents at this one. Keep in mind its common for visitors to fall to their death off ridges on even basic hikes.

    • Jackson says:

      Many tourists and locals do this hike. I mention it is illegal but we all know it is just illegal because no-one wants the liability not because it should be illegal. I also mention many times in this article about the dangers of hiking on Oahu but to be honest it is more dangerous driving your car so I encourage people to live life to the fullest, which means exploring mountains. I encourage people to take the backway to Stairway instead of trespassing through residential properties and don’t provide any tips or maps on how to do so. Cheers and Aloha.

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  18. Raphael says:

    Where is the hike Seven Falls?

  19. Marie Honer says:

    Are any of above with a tour guide

  20. Anonymous says:

    I have lived in Hawaii for three years. the best part was the Hawaiian time and the
    ke aloha i nāʻohana or the love for the families

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  22. Sophia says:

    Thanks for posting these! I would have been lost without them. I did Makapu’u (and the tide pools), Crouching Lion, and Koko Head. Fantastic hikes!!

  23. Guy says:

    Some seriously great pics, so jelly

  24. Jon Smith says:

    This is amazing!
    A perfect post for hike lovers like me. Have you done all these?

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  26. Anonymous says:

    Entrance to Pali Notches is from parking lot. The yellow chain is there to mark a Native Hawaiian plant area currently being restored. Mahalo.

  27. Jackson says:

    Hi Sean, It’s from the back side of Stairway to Heaven.

  28. Sean says:

    Awesome list, thanks for the consolidation! One query, where is the top (cover) photo taken? Thanks!

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