HIKE: Pu‘u Pia, Mānoa, O‘ahu WHEN: June 2015 LENGTH: 2 miles roundtrip DIFFICULTY: Easy FEATURES: Mountainous, often wet, great for beginners and families, scenic views of the Ko‘olau Mountains and Mānoa Valley,… Read More
HIKE: Wiliwiliniu Ridge Trail, Wai‘alae Iki, O‘ahu WHEN: May 2015 LENGTH: 5 miles roundtrip DIFFICULTY: Moderate FEATURES: Native plants and birds, views of Waimānalo, camping allowed, stairs and section with ropes I… Read More
Born and raised on O‘ahu, Hawaiʻi, Catherine Toth Fox has been chronicling her adventures in her blog, The Cat Dish, for more than a decade. She worked as a newspaper reporter in Hawai‘i for 10 years and continues to freelance—in between teaching journalism, hitting the surf and eating everything in sight—for national and local print and online publications. She’s currently the editor of HAWAIʻI Magazine.