Duane and Clare Ann's trip to Kauai
December 1997

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We stayed in Kapaa, Kauai at Hibiscus Hollow, an apartment provided by Greg and Sue Liddle in their home. Greg is a surfer who is very familiar with the island, and Sue is the island's dog groomer.

Entrance to Hibiscus Hollow Entrance to Hibiscus Hollow

house House

the lanai the lanai

kitchen kitchen

welcome basket Welcome basket

bedroom with surfing pictures Bedroom decorated with surfing pictures

chickens Kauai has lots of wild chickens. The roosters crow at odd hours all day and night.

hibiscus flower Hibiscus Hollow has lots of Hibiscus flowers.

Kapaa farmers market Kapaa farmers market.

Clare Ann shopping at farmers market Clare Ann shopping at the farmers market

Stocking up on pineapple Stocking up on 50¢ pineapples.

Poipu Beach Poipu Beach looking west.

Poipu Beach Clare Ann on Poipu Beach with Shipwreck Rock behind her.

Shipwreck Rock at Poipu Shipwreck Rock.

Looking inland from Shipwreck Rock Looking inland from Shipwreck Rock.

Poipu sunset Sunset on Poipu Beach from Brennecke's Restaurant.

Spouting Horn at Poipu Spouting Horn (a lava tube) at Poipu.

Hanalei Valley (Puff the magic dragon lived by the sea, and frolicked in the autumn mist in a land called Hanalei) Hanalei Valley (Puff the magic dragon lived by the sea, and frolicked in the autumn mist in a land called Hanalei)

Hanalei Valley Hanalei Valley.

Hanalei Valley Hanalei Valley.

Old mission church in Hanalei Old Mission church in Hanalei.

Missionary house, Hanalei Missionary house, Hanalei.

Missionary house, Hanalei Missionary house, Hanalei.

Beach at Hanalei Beach at Hanalei.

Beach at Hanalei Beach at Hanalei.

Hula Heiau Hula Heiau leaving Hanalei going along Na Pali coast.

Napali cliff Napali cliff.

Clare Ann at the beginning of the Na Pali coast hike Clare Ann at the beginning of the Na Pali coast hike.

Duane on Na Pali hike Duane on Na Pali hike.

Na Pali coast Na Pali coast.

Spider on Na Pali coast Spider on Na Pali coast hike.

Falls in Wailua Valley Falls in Wailua Valley.

Replica Hawaiian village Replica Hawaiian village.

village Village

falls in Wailua Valley Falls in Wailua Valley.

Heiau Heiau

Heiau Heiau

erosion showing red dirt Erosion showing typical Kauai red dirt.

Waimea Canyon Waimea Canyon

canyon Canyon

chickens at visitor center Chickens at the Waimea Canyon vistior center.

canyon Canyon

canyon Canyon

falls in canyon Falls in canyon.

falls in canyon Falls in canyon.

canyon Canyon

Polihale Beach Polihale Beach on the north shore at the west end of the Na Pali coast. The waves were twelve feet.

Polihale Beach looking west Polihale Beach looking west.

fishing float with barnacles Fishing float with barnacles on Polihale Beach.

Sleeping Giant mountain Sleeping Giant mountain.

Clare Ann preparing to climb Clare Ann preparing to climb Sleeping Giant.

Clare Ann climbing Clare Ann climbing.

mushrooms Mushrooms

view from Sleeping Giant View from Sleeping Giant while climbing.

summit Looking up to the summit.

summit view Summit view

summit view Summit view

summit view Summit view

Duane coming down the mountain Duane coming down the mountain.

Clare Ann and tree Clare Ann and tree


Prepared by Duane Ruth-Heffelbower. Updated December 26, 2001. visitors since December 26, 2001.

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