Plot your escape to one of the West's best islands--places so lovely you won't want your time there to end
Thomas J. Story
To see the island at its wildest and most rejuvenating, explore the rain forests and waterfalls of the Hamakua Coast, which runs northwest from Hilo to Waipio Valley. For fiery geological excitement, view Halema‘uma‘u Crater in Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park.