- Getting There: Proceed along the Manoa Cliff Trail from Round Top Drive. The first intersection will be the Puu Ohia Trail on the left. The second intersection on the right is the Pauoa Flats Trail. Pauoa Flats Trail is part of the Honolulu Mauka Trail System. Pauoa Flats trail traverses through ginger, swamp mahagony and eucalyptus. It contours Pauoa Flats and connects with Aihualama, Nuuanu, Kalawahine and Manoa Cliff Trails. Hike Kalawahine Trail 1.5 miles from Tantalus Drive until it ends at Pauoa Flats Trail. 2. Or, take Pu'u Ohia Trail to the Manoa Cliff Trail and go left. Continue mauka on Manoa Cliff Trail until you reach the Pauoa Flats Trail intersection on the right. There is a trail map at this intersection. 3. Or, hike Manoa Cliff Trail from Round Top Drive. The first intersection will be with Pu'u Ohia Trail on the left. The second intersection on the right is the Pauoa Flats Trail. There is a trail map here.
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