Hawaii Trip, Day 8: Ridge Hike, Lost Musings, and Pearl Harbor

Today everyone went on the Olomai Ridges Hike, which goes along a ridge between the mountains and the west coast. My legs were killing me from days of nonstop hiking (so it seemed to me), plus I wanted to just relax on the beach – I needed a one day vacation from my vacation! So the other guys, along with Daniel’s dad (who took they day off from work), went on the hike. The hike itself goes to three “peaks” along the ridge, and is very challenging. The first peak is the tallest of the three, but also the easiest to reach. The second and third are much more difficult, and there are many stories of people falling to their death while attempting it (seriously, apparently someone died the day before they went). They ended up doing just the first peak, and they had a lot of fun, and got some really great pictures. Continue reading Hawaii Trip, Day 8: Ridge Hike, Lost Musings, and Pearl Harbor