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Mauna Loa, Volcano

#7 of 21 in Trails in Island of Hawaii
Hiking Trail · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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  • I climbed Mauna Loa last year as a part of a trip to the Big Island. And I have to say that it was HANDS DOWN the highlight of my trip. In fact, I consider Mauna Loa to be one of my favorite summits.....  more »
  • It's kind of amusing to see Mauna Loa listed as an attraction. It's huge, and there are many ways to visit and experience the mountain, but I do recommend everyone find something to do which gets...  more »
  • Awesome volcano and great to see at sunset, fantastic photographs. If you are flying from Honolulu to Hilo then look out the window for a great view of the volcano.
  • The view both of the mountain and from the mountain are beautiful. Just be careful when driving on the observatory access road. I'll just say the road wasn't exactly built for tourist traffic.

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