Tag Archive | kawaihae desert hikes

makeahua gets its water

Rain came late last night bringing happy gurgling sounds to a desert stream in perpetual thirst.  It is the tiny little things in the miracle of life.

makeahua gulch hike

Yes in my back yard, definitely: canyons, gulches, dry streams, dry water falls within half a mile where I typed. My Sunday foray into the Hawaii desert yielded more surprises like 60 to 100 foot drop from the lips of dormant water falls in the dry Makeahua gulch and it tributaries. My hike started from my […]