Maui's Hana Highway: A Visitor's Guide

Maui's Hana Highway: A Visitor's Guide

by A. Kay Kepler
     
 

An incredible fifty-two mile journey along 617 curves and over 56 bridges through the most breathtaking scenery in all of Maui. Begin in Kahului, Maui's commercial center, and end in the Hana area, the Shangri-la of Hawai'i. Over 240 photographs explore unconquerable precipices, wave- thrashed shores, sculptured streams and verdant rain forests. Visit tropical gardens… See more details below

Overview

An incredible fifty-two mile journey along 617 curves and over 56 bridges through the most breathtaking scenery in all of Maui. Begin in Kahului, Maui's commercial center, and end in the Hana area, the Shangri-la of Hawai'i. Over 240 photographs explore unconquerable precipices, wave- thrashed shores, sculptured streams and verdant rain forests. Visit tropical gardens, freshwater caves, historic churches, Charles Lindbergh's grave, and gold, black and red sand beaches. Witness ancient Hawaiian civilization through legends, folklore, sacred temple sites and burial grounds. Hike along centuries-old coastal trails.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780935180626
Publisher:
Mutual Publishing Company
Publication date:
10/01/1988
Pages:
80
Sales rank:
738,539
Product dimensions:
5.82(w) x 8.52(h) x 0.26(d)

Meet the Author

Dr. Angela Kay Kepler, a naturalized New Zealander, was born in Australia in 1943. A field naturalist, environmental consultant, writer and photographer, she has authored or co-authored 17 books, numerous scientific publications and technical reports, and written regular newspaper columns on biological and cultural aspects of the Hawaiian Islands. An energetic, award-winning photographer, backpacker, birdwatcher, ecologist, adventurer and teacher, she has visited wilderness areas/national parks in nearly 90 countries.

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