Route: Printable Map: Trail follows the Waihou Springs State Forest Reserve tree plantation road. After making a loop around the upper section, the trail follows a ridgeline to an overlook and returns the same route. Monterey cypress and eucalyptus trees can be seen, as well as the native tree species `ala`a, halapepe, and koa. The trail ends on a ridge top offering scattered views of the Central Valley.
Directions: Access trail at the Waihou Springs State Forest Reserve gate, about 0.25 miles above the Olinda Endangered Species Propagation Facility on Olinda Road. Parking is available on Olinda Road outside the Forest Reserve gate. Area open from sunrise to sunset only.
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Do not use any trail or access road that is not delineated by name and
color and that may also be displayed on these maps. The marked features
are managed for public recreational use. Other trails or roads that branch
off from the public features may be on private property, and are not
managed for any public recreational use. Access is subject to adjacent
landowner approval, and if used without authorization, you will be trespassing
and possibly putting yourself at risk.