|Hiji Falls, Okinawa|
Hiji Falls is definitely worth the effort though, it's a beautiful falls with plenty of humor along the way (the signs are a hoot)
I could have done without the plethora of snake warning signs with graphic pictures. I guess that's what you get when you're on an island that is inhabited by deadly snakes. If you want more info, google Habu Snakes. I detest snakes and refuse to even take a pic of the signs to show you what they look like. Think big. And deadly. Nuff said.
Back to the falls. At about mid point there is a suspension bridge (really high off of the ground and it moves when you walk on it) that has fantastic vantage points of the water running below and the tree tops.
I didn't think to try to video my hike, but on the way back I shot a couple of short videos to give you a preview of what the hike is like and to bring everyone along with me!
The first video is going up a set of steps along the hike, the second video is of a small falls before Hiji Falls, the final video is going down a massive set of steps. All of the video was done while trying not to fall and die (remember no cell service!) and also while keeping a sharp eye on potential Habu movement.
Finally, here is a slideshow of the photos that I took during my trip to Hiji Falls.