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Koko Crater Stairs

Map 

Street View 

Description 

The ties of the funicular railroad effectively create a "stairway".

Facts 

Overview
Timber stringer bridge over Kohelepelepe on Koku Crater Railway Trail
Location
Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1943, abandoned when radar station was closed. Now used as stairs to reach summit of Koko Crater
Builder
- U.S. Army of Washington, D.C.
Railroads
- Koko Head Rairoad
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Timber stringer
Also called
"Stairway to Heaven"
Approximate latitude, longitude
+21.28302, -157.68900   (decimal degrees)
21°16'59" N, 157°41'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
4/636001/2354035 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 80403 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 13, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added railroad name, edited name to official name.
  • February 12, 2018: New Street View added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Luke