Pololu Valley Hike, Hawaiian Pancakes, & Shelter Dog Field Trip | Big Island Day 3 - lanikai-beach.net

On our third day on the Big Island, we ventured north to explore more of the Kohala and Hamakua Coast regions. We had MASSIVE pancakes, explored Pololu Valley and Waipio Valley, and ate shave ice, but the highlight of our day was taking a shelter dog out on a field trip! We took Bucky from […]

Day Hike to Mauna Loa Volcano Summit - lanikai-beach.net

(time stamps below) What a grand day! I executed a day hike (nearly 13 miles) to/from the summit of Mauna Loa, the largest volcano on our planet. I spent the day discerning between “You can’t do this,” and “You shouldn’t do this.” Sometimes you just need to get outside, to go within. I began the […]