Type: Backcountry, Nature Trail
Length: 11.60 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Agency: National Park Service
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No
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Location: In Hawaii Volcanoes NP circling the Kilauea Caldera.
Latitude: 19.41684 Longitude: -155.24293
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Crater Rim Trail — The trail begins at the Kilauea Visitor Center and makes an 11-mile circuit roughly following the crater rim drive of Kilauea. Kilauea is the youngest and southeastern most volcano on the Big Island of Hawaii. The challenging hike takes 5-6 hours and provides a variety of landscapes and climates as well as views of the craters and Mauna (designated 1982).
Width: 48 inches.
Primary Surface: Crushed rock, compacted
Secondary Surface: Crushed Rock
Average Grade: 0%
Elevation Low Point: Not Available
Elevation High Point: Not Available
Year Designated: 1982
Supporting Webpages and DocumentsWebsite: NPS - trail information and map
Website: Hawaii Volcanoes
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