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Month: July 2011

Day 20 – A Day of Firsts

We had hoped to sleep in today, but at 3 a.m. a monsoon come pouring down, so we were awake.  Then after the rain stopped the roosters made up for […]

Day 19 – SUP Baby

Up early to learn how to SUP, Stand Up Paddle Board.  We met our instructor Patrick a little after 7 a.m. in Hanalei.  He led us to Black Pot Beach […]

Day 18 By Land and By Sea

After breakfast we hit Tunnels Beach for a little sun time.  Very quiet on the beach in the morning. After that we made a quick lunch and hit the road.  […]

Day 17 – Hiking in the Clouds

Off we jetted at 5:30 a.m. to met up with Eric, of Hike Kauai With Me, at 7 a.m. to hike the Kahili Ridge Trail. The day started off sunny […]

Day 15 – Hanging out with Friends

Ahhh what a day.  We had friends coming in from Oahu, so we started off by cleaning the house, I went to do laundry and returned to Mike, saying what […]

Day 14 – Race Day

Up at 4:15 a.m. out of the house by 5 a.m. hitting Poipu Beach Park at 6:20 a.m. Race starts at 7:30 a.m., well island time. First we had a […]

Day 12

I started with a run and Mike started with a trail run on the Kalalau Trail.  It was showery on and off, a relief on the run and bonus for […]

Day 11 – A Simple Day

We slept in today, after yesterday’s hike we needed it.  We drove to Cannon’s Beach for an early morning beach-combing expedition and really to get our muscles moving again. Last […]

Day 10 – Views, Vistas and Visits

  Up at 5 a.m. off at 6 a.m. hitting the Nu’alolo trail at 8:15 a.m. We were headed out to the Nu’alolo Lola Vista Point.  You head down for […]

Day 9 – Run, Walk and Sun

I started my day with a run. Ran to Limahuli Gardens and back, about 2.7 miles.  It is a great little run for the rolling hills, tight curves and most […]

Day 8 – Mud, Views and Birds

Decided to start the morning with a hike on the Powerline Trail North in Princeville.  You know we hadn’t met any mud in a few days and were itching to […]

Day 7 – Lazy Day

So we had a lazy Sunday day here in Kauai. We slept in, had a breakfast of eggs, coffee  and fresh fruit. After breakfast we did a mile walk on […]

Day 6 – Saturday July 16

Our morning started off with rain showers, but that means…..RAINBOWS After the showers continued on, Mike went for a short beach walk, while I fussed about.  Time to hit the […]

Day 5

I knew we would have an excellent day and we did.  We started off doing a power hike on the Okolehao Trail in Hanalei, we did this last year (  […]