Lanikai trailhead at Bluestone from the Pali (Rt 61):
Come to end of the Pali where it intersects Kalaheo Ave. Turn right at this light, and continue past Kalapawai market on Kawailoa Road, over the canal, past Buzz’s Steakhouse to stop sign at Alala Road. Turn left on Alala, and follow road into Lanikai, where it turns into A’alapapa Drive via Mokulua Drive. The second right is Ka’elepulu Drive, where the trailhead starts. Go up the street, and on your left along the Bluestone fence you will see the handmade “Pillbox Trail” sign. See the section on Parking in “Tips for the trail”.
Enchanted Lakes trail head from the Pali (rt. 61):
Come down the Pali and turn right at Castle Hospital onto Kalanianaole Hwy. After about a mile, turn left at the light onto Keolu Drive. Go past Enchanted Lakes shopping center and then turn right onto Kamahele Street. The entrance is at the end by the Bluestone gate.
Please note that all other accesses are on private property. Due to the increased popularity of this trail, property owners are now beginning to restrict access that cuts through their property. Please don’t encourage or lead organized hikes through these private property access points.