Also known as NouNou Mountain, Sleeping Giant is located on the east side of Kauai between Kaipaa and Wailua. The NouNou Trail is under two miles and will lead you to the top of Sleeping Giant where you can experience majestic views of the lush surrounding landscape.
The trail features various switchbacks and will lead you past a lava outcropping and shady forests. In some places, the trail narrows, so it's important to hike with care as there are some steep drop-offs. In any case, the hike up Sleeping Giant is not especially strenuous for hikers with moderate experience and its summit affords some truly arresting views.
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