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On the Kilauea Iki Trail

In 1959 a dramatic and violent eruption turned Kilauea Iki at Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park into a cauldron of lava with fantastic fountains of fire shooting skyward. A hike across Kilauea Iki crater is a walk into the heart of … Continue reading

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The Volcanic Abyss Below

Noon, Thursday. April 30, 2015  Halemaʻumaʻu Crater, Kilauea Volcano  Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park Halema’uma’u is a pit crater located within the much larger summit caldera of Kilauea in  Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. The volcano diety, Pele resides in Halema’uma’u. The roughly … Continue reading

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Zip Code 96740, Kailua-Kona, HI

My Town in Paradise

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Where We Live – In a Cave ‘Hi honey. Take off your shoes and relax, dinner will be ready in just a  while. How was work today?’  

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Papakolea Green Sands

[Pa pa (Golden Plover) ko le a (flats)]. I took advantage of a day for myself this week and went out for a walk exploring the Big Island of Hawaii. Green sand beaches are very rare and there are only … Continue reading

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Emptiness beckons in Ka’ u

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The plan was to get away from it all and calm my mind of overloaded circuits amped up during the holiday. I had set out to spend a day in the rainforest, treading narrow trails thick with giant ferns and … Continue reading

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