‘You just cringe’: Influx of visitors tests safety, patience in Waipio Valley

Waipio Valley ― once home to Hawaii’s high chiefs and considered by native Hawaiians as a sacred place ― is magnificent from every angle. But there’s growing concerns about an influx of visitors who drive or hike along the steep and narrow county road to the valley floor.

‘You just cringe’: Influx of visitors tests safety, patience in Waipio Valley