“We'll be outplanting and trail building if there is time!!
Feel free to pass along this invitation to anyone else who may be interested!
The day will begin at 9:00 a.m. at the hiker check-in station and end at 12:00 p.m., with an optional potluck to follow. For those interested, there will be an opportunity to explore Kīpuka ʻowēʻowē, learn more about native plants, or just talk-story after lunch!
9:00 Meet at Hiker Check-in: Introduction to Place
9:30 Head to Kīpuka ʻowēʻowē.
9:45 Work orientation
10:00 Hana!! Work together doing assigned tasks while enjoying each others company and taking mandatory water breaks!
12:00 Optional Potluck Lunch: Talk-story and get to know one another.
2:00 A hui hou!
You are welcome to stay for our family-style potluck, but you are free to leave at anytime!
We’ll learn about Place at the hiker check-in station. We’ll then head to Kīpuka ʻowēʻowē where we will dive into either outplanting, trail building, or hand watering. After we pau hana, we’ll enjoy a nice potluck lunch. You then have the opportunity to explore Kīpuka ʻowēʻowē or just talk-story after lunch!
**Terrain is uneven with overgrown vegetation. Weather can be hot and sunny or cold and rainy. The last bathroom stop will be at the hiker check-in**
Work is EXHILARATING and REWARDING!!!
Lunch to share for a potluck!
Plenty of water: multiple bottles please!
Sturdy hiking boots/shoes (closed-toe) are required
Mahalo nui for your support of the
Puʻuwaʻawaʻa Forest Reserve!
E aloha ʻāina kākou!”