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Top 5 Best West Maui Hiking Trails

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July 3, 2020

Are you someone who enjoys spending time outside? Well, if you are planning on investing in luxury West Maui real estate then you can expect to enjoy the best tropical sceneries. And as you are scrolling through multi-million dollar listings, we think you should also take a look what how you can take advantage of all the outdoor recreation that paradise has to offer! Wondering where to hike in Maui? Start with the top 5 hikes in West Maui.

Kapalua Coastal Trail
With its rolling hills at the bottom of the West Maui mountains, stunning views of the Pacific Ocean, and endless palm trees surrounding you everywhere, anyone that buys into Kapalua real estate is privy to some of the most scenic parts of Maui. Which is why you will definitely want to explore the Kapalua Coastal Trail whenever you get the chance!
Stretching at only 1.75 miles long, it’s a great hike for any level. It’s often described as the top coastal walk in Hawaii. Depending on where you are upon entering, you can choose to start the hike at the Kapalua Bay Villas, Oneloa Bay, the Ritz-Carlton, and/or D. T. Fleming Beach Park. Bring your camera and enjoy the views!

Mahana Trail
Also easily accessed by those who buy Kapalua homes and condos for sale, The Mahana Ridge Trail is the longest trail within the Kapalua resort and is great for the more experienced hiker. You can access the trail from D.T. Fleming Beach Park and climb about six miles, all the way to the Maunalei Arboretum. The trail might be a little hard to find so keep your eyes peeled!

Dragon’s Teeth
See one of the island’s last lava flows during a hike towards Dragon’s Teeth. You’ll fall in love with the unique rock formations and get to see such a different part of Maui. Simply take Lower Honoapiilani Road and head to the corner parking lot of Office Road and start walking.

Nakalele Blowhole & Sweetheart Rock
If you’ve ever researched hikes on Maui, then you have certainly come across the famous Nakalele Blowhole. Situated at the northern part of West Maui, it is visited by travelers and hikers all over, and you can really get in touch with mother nature with this moderate hike along the Pacific Ocean.

Located in Launiupoko Valley, you can access this mountain trail off Highway 30, east of Lahaina. Head uphill from Kai Hele Ku street towards Wailau Street. Park, and enter the trail where you can enjoy a bird’s like view of the island.
These are just a few of our favorite hikes but there is so much for you to discover once you have settled into your Maui dream home. And if you are looking for guidance, contact us and our expert Hawaii real estate agents will help you through the home buying process!

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