Hiking Koko Head: Everything You Need to Know

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The hike up Koko Head Crater is easily one of the most popular and challenging hikes on the island of Oahu. With 1,000 steps on a rickety railroad track at a very steep incline, you can be sure that your leg muscles will be getting a very good workout! Thinking about adding this hike to your Oahu vacation itinerary? Here is everything you need to know about hiking Koko Head.

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Lanikai Beach: Everything You Need to Know

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Just across from the Lanikai Pillbox hike is the stunning Lanikai Beach. As a matter of fact, the name “Lanikai” itself means “heavenly sea” – that’s a pretty apt name in my opinion. This jaw-dropping beach has been listed on several travel sites as the best beach in Hawaii – and many times even the entire world! As a Hawaii local, I would say that Lanikai Beach is definitely high up on the list of Hawaii’s best beaches.

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A Complete List of Oahu’s North Shore Beaches

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There are so many North Shore beaches on the island of Oahu, but most tourists tend to go to the same handful of beaches. As a matter of fact, even in my Ultimate Guide to the North Shore of Oahu, I limited myself to only eight of the many North Store beaches. So, without further ado, here is a full list of all of the beaches on the North Shore of Oahu (that I, a local, know of) listed from East to West.

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