AAA Editor Notes
‘Īao Needle, in ‘Īao Valley State Monument, is a rock formation blanketed with vegetation and rising more than 1,200 feet above the floor of ‘Īao Valley. A shelter and botanical garden are found along the paved .6-mile path.
Bring mosquito repellent. Note: The monument will be closed periodically in 2017 to repair damage caused by flooding in late 2016; phone for updates.