Puu Kukui, Hawaii

Prominence: 5668 ft, 1727 m

Elevation: 5788 feet, 1764 meters

True Isolation: 21.63 mi, 34.8 km
Local or Alternate Name(s)Spelling Variant: Pu'u Kukui
Peak TypeVolcano
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)20° 53' 26'' N, 156° 35' 11'' W
20.890422, -156.586311 (Dec Deg)
751090 E 2311907 N, Zone 4 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionMaui

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Lists that contain Puu Kukui:
     Top 10 Prominence Grid for U.S. States (Rank #47)
     Top 10 Elevation Grid for U.S. States (Rank #152)
     Hawaii Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #4)
     Hawaii Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #4)
     Ultras of Australia and the Pacific (Rank #27)
     Ultras of Australia-Oceania (Rank #48)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 8
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 8)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2007-11-29 by Don Nelsen (Unsuccessful)
     2010-12-01 by Dennis Poulin (GPS Track)
     2010-12-01 by Ken Jones

Nearby Peak Searches:
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Walking the boardwalk toward Pu'u Kukui, Maui (2010-12-01). Photo by Ken Jones.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 5668 ft/1727 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 5688 ft/1733 m
  Line Parent: Puu o Ili
  Key Col: 120 ft/37 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 21.63 mi/34.8 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 20.709614, -156.31284
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Puu Nianiau  (SE)
RangesContinent: Australia-Oceania
Range2: Polynesia
Range3: Hawaii
Range4: Maui Island Group
Range5: West Maui Mountains (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsPacific Mid-Ocean Islands
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: West Maui Forest Reserve (Highest Point)
Topo MapLahaina O20156g5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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Bob Packard is happy to reach the jungly summit Pu'u Kukui, Maui (2010-12-01). Photo by Ken Jones.
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