More photos in the vicinity:
Waimea Canyon I
Central Mountains near Waimea Canyon
Waimea Canyon Insight III


Kauai is almost a whole continent on a small island. If you are standing on the rim of the waimea canyon and you turn around, you can see the ocean and smooth green hills, going done to the sea - A totally different landscape. But turn around again ...
South flank of the Waimea Canyon
Date: Dec 07, 2006
Longitude: -159 40.57'
Latitude: 21 59.73'

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Map references: left: courtesy CIA, middle: courtesy US LoC Map Collection, right: courtesy NASA.
This page has been updated on: 2011-Jul-28