|Field of cooled lava|
|Lil Dude Troll in a small cooled lava tube|
|There were many mini-lava tubes. These are a little dangerous |
if you step on them and they break as the lava rocks can
be very sharp and will easily cut you if you are not careful.
|Pu'u Loa (Hill of Long Life) is in the ancient land division of|
Ahupua'a on the southern flank of the Kilauea volcano in
the National Park. It is considered a sacred place. There are
over 23,000 petroglyphs pecked into the hardened lava.
|The petroglyphs consists of various types of circles or cupules.|
|There are also other geometric and cryptic designs, canoes with|
sails, feathered capes and human representations known as
|Lava fields just a few years old will already have grasses |
starting to grow. And more land is added to the island.
|If you have problems with motion sickness, be sure to take some|
medicine for it. The helicopters come with air sickness bags
for a reason.