Moments of Kona – Is This the World’s Toughest Triathlon? Racing Up Mauna Kea - lanikai-beach.net

Mauna Kea is known as the tallest mountain on earth and one of the toughest climbs in the world of cycling. With its 4,205m of altitude gain in one continuous climb of nearly 70km it would scare even the best climbers on the world tour. Used to fighting for the World Champion Ironman crown during […]

The sacred and the scientific clash on Hawaii’s Mauna Kea - lanikai-beach.net

Over a thousand years ago, Polynesians followed the stars in the Mauna Kea sky on their path to Hawaii. Those stars are now of interest to astronomers, who believe the mountain’s summit is the perfect spot to build a giant, cutting-edge telescope. But native Hawaiians view that peak as a sacred space. Science correspondent Miles […]

Mauna Kea: summiting the world’s tallest mountain - lanikai-beach.net

Okay, so we all know that Mount Everest is Earth’s highest mountain, measuring at a staggering 8,848 metres (29,029 ft) above sea level. However, if you measure from base to peak, it is Hawaii’s Mauna Kea that is the world’s tallest mountain! ▬ READ MORE ▬ Mauna Kea: summiting the world’s tallest mountain ★★ SUBSCRIBE […]

The Hawaiian Heavens – On the Summit of Mauna Kea Time Lapse [Preview] - lanikai-beach.net

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