Kuamo'o Trail

Trail in Nounou Forest Reserve


  • Directions

    Geolocation is not allowed
  • Distance

    1.57 miles


The trail starts approximately ? mile beyond Opaekaa Falls on Kuamo'o Road (Highway 580) and connects with the Nounou Mt. (West Side) Trail. It is routed laterally along the west side of Nounou Forest Reserve through groves of trees planted in the 1930s by the Civilian Conservation Corps.

Allowed Activities
Mountain Biking
Horseback Riding
Rules & Regulation
Dogs On Leash
Allowed Access

Additional Information


  • Bridge
  • Parking
  • Picnic Table
  • Shelter


  • Bicycle
  • Equestrian
  • Pedestrian

Mountain Bikers

Always yield to hikers. Do not slide around corners or slide down the trail. Careless mountain biking damages the trail and causes erosion. If accidents are reported or damage to the trail is extreme, the trail may be closed to mountain bikers. This trail is not an easy mountain bike trail.


  • Nature Study

Dog Owners

Hunting may be in progress on or near this hiking trail. Hunting dogs may be off-leash while engaged in the hunt. Hikers must keep their dogs leashed at all times and remove dog waste while on this trail.

Simple Trail Tips

  1. Stay on the trail. 
  2. Check the weather 
  3. Watch the time 
  4. Avoid undue risk 
  5. Read all posted signs 
  6. Respect other trail users 
  7. Pack out at least what you pack in

Special Conditions

Commercial use by permit only. 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. Downloadable resources are provided below