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Wetter und Leben (Vienna). ワイメア渓谷 (ja); Parc d'État de Waimea Canyon (fr); Waimea Canyon State Park (ceb); Каньон Ваимеа (ru); Waimea Canyon (de); Waimea Canyon (fi); Waimea Canyon State Park (en-gb); Waimea Canyon State Park (en-ca); Φαράγγι Γουάιμεα (el); Waimea Canyon State Park (en) protected area of Kauai County, Hawaii, United States (en); أخدود في الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية (ar); Canyon im Westen von Kauaʻi in Hawaii (de) Grand Canyon of the Pacific (de)protected area of Kauai County, Hawaii, United States
Waimea Canyon, located in Waimea, Hawaii is dubbed the “Grand Canyon of the Pacific.” The moniker, falsely attributed to literalist Mark Twain, became popular after American explorer John Wesley Powell came to the island of Kauai in 1869. The valleys of the Waimea River and its tributary, the Makaweli River, were once heavily populated. It is 6.99 miles (11.25 km) across, 2.0 mi (3.2 km) wide, and 2,600 ft (790 m) deep. This category has the following 3 subcategories, out of 3 total. Weather extremes (NOAA Technical Memorandum NWS WR-28, Revised.) Commercial vehicles: 1-7 passenger vehicle $10, 8-25 passenger vehicle $20, over 25 passenger vehicle $40. Rim overlooks of one of the State’s scenic treasures – the deep, colorful gorge of Waimea Canyon. Haleakalā is one of the best places in the United States for Haleakalā National Park has a lot of feral goats, pigs, and deer on their land. Waimea is Hawaiian for "reddish water", a reference to the erosion of the canyon's red soil. Waimea Canyon, on Kauai's West Side, is often described as “the Grand Canyon of the Pacific.” The moniker became popular after American explorer John Wesley Powell came to the island of Kauai in 1869, although it is often falsely attributed to Mark Twain, the author. Like the other Hawaiian islands, Kauaʻi is the top of an enormous volcano rising from the ocean floor. The list below lists the larger or more notable of those from the northernmost end of Other major highways that link other parts of the Island to the main highways of Kauaʻi are: The broken-down soil becomes soil erosion and impacts the biodiversity as well as the groundwater reserve. Viewpoint of Ni‘ihau Island; wildland picnicking and short nature trail. Situated about ten miles (16 km) southeast of Kōkeʻe state park at an elevation of 5,075 ft (1,547 m), is the Mt. Waimea (Hawaiʻi), Ort in Hawaiʻi County auf der hawaiischen Insel Hawaiʻi Waimea (Kauaʻi), Ort in Kauaʻi County auf der hawaiischen Insel Kauaʻi Waimea (Oʻahu), Ort in Honolulu County auf der hawaiischen Insel Oʻahu Waimea Valley, kulturelles Zentrum auf der hawaiischen Insel Oʻahu; Waimea Bay, Bucht auf der hawaiischen … When visiting Waimea Canyon in northwest Kauai it's almost hard not to notice two-tier Waipo'o Falls dropping some 800ft into the Canyon below. Kauaʻi's mountainous regions offer cooler temperatures and provide a pleasant contrast to the warm coastal areas. Both the canyon … The interior of the crater is dotted by numerous volcanic features, including large Visitors frequently come to the summit of the volcano to watch the sunrise and/or sunset. The canyon has a unique geologic history as it was formed by the steady process of erosion and also by a catastrophic collapse of the volcano that created Kauaʻi. This collapse formed a depression which then filled with lava flows. One attraction of the park is The park is known for its volcanic features, its long scenic drive with numerous overlooks, and the unusually clear views of the night sky available. Known as the ‘Grand Canyon of the Pacific’, Waimea Canyon stretches 16 kilometers (16 kilometers) along the western side of Kaua’i in the Hawaiian Islands, United States. Rim overlooks of one of the State’s scenic treasures – the deep, colorful gorge of Waimea Canyon. Seasonal trout fishing. Mt. These pools contain rare native freshwater fish. Waiʻaleʻale rain gauge.Not only does Kauaʻi hold a record in average yearly precipitation, it also holds a record in hourly precipitation. Parke ang Waimea Canyon State Park sa Tinipong Bansa. Waimea ist der Name folgender Orte: . The park is a 10-mile (16-km) drive north of Waimea on Hawaiʻi State Road 550, which continues on to Koke'e State Park. Haleakalā National Park is an American national park located on the island of Maui in the state of Hawaii.Named after Haleakalā, a dormant volcano within its boundaries, the park covers an area of 33,265 acres (52.0 sq mi; 134.6 km 2), of which 24,719 acres (38.6 sq mi; 100.0 km 2) is a wilderness area. This plant is the quintessential plant of Haleakalā since it only grows there and nowhere else on Earth. While it's not as big nor as old as the Grand Canyon, it is 14 miles long (22.5 km), 1 mile wide (1.6 km) and more than 3,600 feet deep (1100 m). An extremely winding but well maintained road leads up the mountain. The summit area includes The main feature of this part of the park is Haleakalā Crater which, despite its name, is geologically an erosional valley. Rivers have a natural tendency to cut through underlying surfaces, eventually wearing away rock layers as sediments are removed downstream.
You're first glimpse of the falls is at the Waimea Canyon Overlook, past mile marker 10 on Highway 550. Pig and seasonal goat hunting nearby. The land was designated a national park in 1976 and its boundaries expanded in 2005. Das hawaiische Wort Waimea bedeutet rötliches Wasser und bezieht sich auf die Erosion des roten Gesteins im Canyon, welches vom Waimea River ausgewaschen wird. Waimea Canyonin kansallispuisto on pinta-alaltaan noin 7,5 … It is up to 900 meters ( 914 meter ) deep in places and named for the ‘reddish water’, translating as ‘Waimea’ in Hawaiian, which the eroded red soil of the canyon produces. Waimea Canyon State Park is the largest canyon in the Pacific and will undoubtedly capture your gaze, with its 10 mile long stretch at a mile wide and measuring more than 3,500 feet deep. As well as the tourist and native people taking the plants as souvenirs. Parts of the island were also used for the opening scenes of the Indiana Jones film Raiders of the Lost Ark. Kanjoni on muodostunut Waimea-joen ja läheisen Mount Waialealen rinteiltä kertyneen sadeveden uurtamana.