3.3 miles
Distance
314 ft
Climb
-2,226 ft
Descent
1,927 ft
High Point

Kealia Trail Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Double Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Extreme
  • Global Ranking
    #3140

Kealia Trail is the gnarliest downhill trail on Oahu. Rocky, tight switchbacks, cliffs, prepare to be tested. It's also a popular hiking trail so be sure to yield and be polite. Most of the hikers are stoked to see mountain bikers and can't believe anyone would be crazy enough to ride it.

source: MTB Hawaii
Access Info

You can access it quickly by parking at the Dillingham Airfield Tower. Most folks reach it by riding around the ridge and coming down it from the top.

More Stats for Kealia Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,912 ft
  • Altitude min
    10 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,922 ft
  • Altitude end
    10 ft
  • Grade
    -11.107%
  • Grade max
    -99.141%
  • Grade min
    65.93%
  • Distance climb
    2,206 ft
  • Distance down
    2.6 miles
  • Distance flat
    672 ft
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Status:
on Apr 11, 2016
Dry
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Kealia Trail Trail Reports

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Apr 11, 2016 @ 1:09am
Apr 11, 2016
Dry, no issues. Rocks are more exposed from traffic and weather.
Mar 2, 2016 @ 12:43pm
Mar 2, 2016
Good shape, recently maintained, overgrowth cut back.
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Kealia Trail, Encinitas

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