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Lava Ocean Adventures eruption updates of Kilauea Volcanoes active lava ocean entry. Our Big Island lava boats visit Hawaii's Volcanoes National Park from the ocean side, allowing you the best view of lava flows, lava tubes & lava rivers as they enter Hawaiian Waters.


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May 6, 2009 Boat Lava Tours, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Big Island Adventure Boat Tours
5AM-Sunrise Lava Tour Weather: Clear Wind: Trades Swell: 1-2Lava: 2 lava flows enter the ocean
The main flow of Waikupanaha has spead across the bench with multiple rivers of lava to view as lava pours into the sea. Today's Kupapa'u lava flow more eruptive then normal with a heavy plume over ther lava. A new Lava Flow was coming through Royal Gardens as of this morning. Great lava viewing today with clear skies & lots of lava.

 

May 3, 2009 Boat Lava Tours, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Big Island Adventure Boat Tours
5AM-Sunrise Lava Tour Weather: Clear Wind: Variable Swell: small south Lava: 2 lava flows enter the ocean
The main flow of Waikupanaha has joined back into one main river of lava with small red lava rivers flowing off the main vien as it pours into the sea. Today's Kupapa'u lava flow was exceptional, we watched lava rivers sometime 10 or more spill molten lava into the Pacific Ocean waters. Caught one beauitful Ono (Wahoo) while trolling on the way home from the ocean lava entry.

Lava Tour Video from April 2009 Volcano Boat Tours


May 2, 2009 Boat Lava Tours, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Big Island Adventure Boat Tours
5AM-Sunrise Lava Tour Weather: Clear Wind: Variable Swell: small south Lava: 2 lava flows enter the ocean
Another outstanding sunrise volcano tour to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on our lava boat LavaKai. The Waikupanaha entrys 2 main lava flows have spread across the large bench. Ocean Windspouts, Volcanic Explosions, Sizzling Lava Bombs, Powerful Plume clouds, red lava rivers were all seen on this Kilauea volcano ocean adventure tour. The Kupapa'u still has one plume with high volume lava exploding violently. An unforgettable Lava Experience.


May 1, 2009 Boat Lava Tours, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Big Island Adventure Boat Tours
5AM-Sunset Lava Tour Weather: Clear Wind: Variable Swell: flat Lava: 2 lava ocean entries
What a fun family lava tour we had this evening highlighted with multiple Kilauea volcano lava ocean entrys. Both flows showed exciting displays with regular explosions & lava so close you could feel the heat as it entered the sea. This Private lava tour was filled with red hot lava at every turn. Both flows displayed the Big Islands red rivers flowing seemlessly into the sea a specticle for ever the most seasoned Hawaii Traveler. Come see Lava Today!


April 30, 2009 Boat Lava Tours, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Big Island Adventure Boat Tours
5AM-Sunrise Lava Tour Weather: Clear Wind: Variable Swell: flat Lava: 2 lava ocean entries
Our Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Lava Boat Adventures have been excellent lately with 2 major ocean entries. The Waikupanaha entry has split into to 2 main lava flows producing two separate plume clouds with lava viewing at either ocean entry. Windspouts, Explosions, Lava Bombs, Plume clouds, lava rivers were all seen during to. The bench at Waikupanaha now has 3 tiers created during our recent 5.1 & 4.0 earthquakes. The Kupapa'u lava ocean entry is still condensed into one major flow with littoral explosions & a lava splatter cone. Great facing Fridays lava tour. Frontal views of lava red hot were seen as the lava benches continue to build their way into the Pacific Ocean. An unforgettable Lava Ocean Adventure.

April 29, 2009 Lava Boat Tours, Kilauea Volcano Adventure, Group Lava Tours, Private Lava Tour

5PM- Sunset Lava Tour Weather: Clear Wind: onshore 5kts Swell: flat Lava: red hot coastline of fire
Another great Lava Ocean Adventure on tonight’s sunset lava tour highlighted by molten lava rivers & littoral explosions at both ocean entries. The Waikupanaha entry has spread across the new bench with 3 underwater pillow lava entries wit lava fingers flowing off to the sides of each. A Hawaii Volcanoes Lava Tour where you get to view the creation of earth.

April 28, 2009 Boat Lava Tours, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Big Island Adventure Boat Tours

5PM-Sunset Lava Tour Weather: Clear Wind: onshore 5kts Swell: flat Lava: red hot coastline of fire
Tonight’s sunset lava tour was highlighted by molten lava rivers & littoral explosions at both ocean entries. The Waikupanaha entry has spread across the new bench with 3 underwater pillow lava entries wit lava fingers flowing off to the sides of each.

5AM-Sunrise Lava Tour Weather: Clear Wind: Variable Swell: flat Lava: 2 lava ocean entries
Lava Rivers branch across the Waikupanaha bench this morning. 2 large plumes extended from the bench headed slightly inland. The Kupapa'u lava flow is building a cinder cone currently with loud littoral explosions. As a new day in Hawaii this lucky group lava tour experienced molten lava pour right in front of them.

April 27, 2009 Boat Lava Tours, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Big Island Adventure Boat Tours
5AM-Sunrise Lava Tour Weather: Clear Wind: Variable Swell: flat Lava: 2 lava ocean entries
This morning’s sunrise lava tour was another treat great water, excellent lava, & great passengers. The Waikupanaha entry has split into to 2 main lava flows producing two separate plume clouds. Large tornados like windspouts have been very regular from both lava entries. The bench at Waikupanaha now has 3 tiers created during our recent 5.1 & 4.0 earthquakes. The Kupapa'u lava ocean entry is still condensed into one major flow with littoral explosions & a lava splatter cone. Great facing frontal views of lava red hot were seen as the lava benches continue to build their way into the Pacific Ocean. An unforgettable Lava Ocean Adventure.

5PM-Sunset Lava Tour Weather: Clear Wind: Variable Swell: flat Lava: 20 lava fingers & 2 lava ocean entries
Tonight’s sunset volcano ocean adventure tour was a Hawaii Dream Tour. The Waikupanaha entry has split into a bench filled with lava drips oozing into the sea. Kilauea's ocean entry Kupapa'u continued to enter in one spot with high volume
littoral explosions & is building a splatter cone.

April 26, 2009 Boat Lava Tours, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Big Island Adventure Boat Tours
5PM-Sunset Lava Tour Weather: Clear Wind: Variable Swell: flat Lava: 2 lava ocean entries
Tonight’s sunset lava tour was a treat great water, excellent lava, & great passengers. The Waikupanaha entry has split into to main lava flows producing two separate plume clouds. Large tornados like windspouts have been very regular. The Kupapa'u lava ocean entry is still condensed into one major flow with littoral explosions. Glimpses of red rivers were seen as the lava benches continue to build their way into the sea. . Lava Ocean Adventures is your source for East Hawaii Ocean Sports. Come experience a Lava Boat Tour, Hawaii Fishing on the Hilo Side, or a Private Ocean Charter.

 

April 25, 2009 Boat Lava Tours, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Big Island Adventure Boat Tours
5AM-Sunrise Boat Lava Tour Weather: Clear Wind: 8 mph NNW Swell: N 3ft Lava: Great lava viewing
The winds blew the large Waikupanaha plume creating a majestic eruption site this morning. The Kupapa'u lava ocean entry is still condensed into one major flow with promise to hang around. Glimpses of red rivers were seen as the lava benches continue to build their way into the sea. Lava Ocean Adventures is your source for East Hawaii Ocean Sports.
Come experience a Lava Boat Tour, Hawaii Fishing on the Hilo Side, or a Private Ocean Charter.

 

April 23, 2009 Boat Lava Tours, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Big Island Adventure Boat Tours
5AM-Sunrise Volcano Tour Weather: Clear Wind: East 10kt Swell: N 3ft Lava: Great lava viewing
Our first glimpse of this mornings lava revealed the power of our steady ongoing Waikupanaha lava flow. This high volume eruption showed peeks of lava rivers & regular lava explosions sending molten lava into the air. The Kupapa'u lava ocean entry condensed into one major flow leaving a lava firehouse shooting into the Pacific Ocean. Our Kalapana Lava Tours take you to view the most active volcano lava flows by boat.

 

April 22, 2009 Boat Lava Tours, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Big Island Adventure Boat Tours
5AM-Sunrise Volcano Tour Weather: Clear Wind: East 10kt Swell: N 3ft Lava: Great lava viewing
After another Big Island earthquake the South side of the Waikupanaha bench collapsed a 40 yard wide by 150 yard long section. As of this morning we still had the two main lava ocean entries Waikupanaha and Kupapa`u. The Waikupanaha
lava ocean entry was fairly clouded by the large plume from the high volume of lava entering the sea. The Kupapa'u lava flow continuesd to enter the sea in two spots. The south entry of Kupapa'u has a large plume & regular littorial explosions. The other sunrise lava flow oozed spreading across the fresh lava bench. Lava Tours with prime lava, wind & weather conditions. A Hawaii Sightseeing Volcano Boat Lava Tour.

 

April 20, 2009 Boat Lava Tours, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Big Island Adventure Boat Tours
5AM-Sunrise Volcano Tour Weather: Clear Wind: Variable Swell: flat Lava: Red Lava all day long
As of this morning we still had the two main lava ocean entries Waikupanaha and Kupapa`u. In addition there is a new lava flow break off that has lava flowing in multiple spots down large seacliffs. This mornings tour was filled prime lava, wind & weather conditions. The Kupapa'u flow was the highlight of our sunrise lava tour showing glimses of a fire hose lava flow approx. 8 ft across. Impressive plume cloud displays from 3 of the 4 flows. Somany rivers of lava you don't know where to focus it is lava over stimulation.

4PM-Photographer Private Lava Charter Weather: Clear Wind: Variable Swell: flat Lava: hot lava volcano tour
Tonights sunset lava tour was a photographers dream lava tour. 5 local professional photographers
joined us for a private volcano boat tour. Our lava boat made quick time in route to Kilaueas ocean entry where 4 lava flows currently are entering the ocean. The new flow is very slow looks to be stopping for now. The other flows were equal volume to our sunrise lava tour.

April 19, 2009 Boat Lava Tours, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Big Island Adventure Boat Tours
5AM-Sunrise Volcano Tour Weather: Clear Wind: Variable Swell: flat Lava: guarenteed Red Hot Lava
As of this morning we still had the two main lava ocean entries Waikupanaha and Kupapa`u. In addition there is a new lava flow break off that is slower but more viewable due to less plume cloud. This mornings tour was filled with Merrie Monarch Halau members, Big Island vacationers, Big Island locals, & friends. Another great morning morning adventure with prime lava, wind & weather conditions. A Hawaii Volcano Sightseeing Tour to view active lava flow that your never forget.

April 17, 2009 Lava Tours Hawaii -
4:45AM-Sunrise Volcano Tour Weather: Clear Wind: E 10kt Swell: NW 2-3ft Lava: 4 lava ocean entrys Red Hot
Hawaii Volcano Kilauea continues to erupt into the sea at two locantions Waikupanaha and Kupapa`u. Lava is entering the ocean
at 4spots. The Waikupanaha had a thich plume cloud along with violent explosions filled with sound. . The Kupapa'u lava flow is concentrated in two spots. The new flow further south is the current show though with lava flows scatterded about the coastline. Daily Lava Tours feature ocean upwellings, waterspouts, lava heated steam, rivers of lava, littorial explosions and erupting lava bombs.

April 12, 2009 Lava Tours Hawaii - Boat Lava Tour Photos
5AM-Sunrise Lava AdventureWeather: Clear Wind: E 5kt Swell: NW 3ft Lava: Red Hot
Waikupanaha and Kupapa`u lava flow ocean entri
es are entering the sea at 3 spots. The Waikupanaha 2 plumes this morning with lava rivers spliting across the bench, which has built up quite thich over the past week. The Kupapa'u backed off a bit & concentrated in two spots. The lava ocean upwellings, waterspouts, lava heated steam, rivers of lava, littorial explosions, and erupting lava bombs, are all reasons that this is one of Hawaii's most exciting tours.

April 11, 2009 Lava Tours Hawaii -
5AM-Easter Day lava trip Weather: Overcast Wind: E 5kt Swell: NW 3ft Lava: Red Hot
Waikupanaha and Kupapa`u lava flow ocean entri
es are entering the sea at 4 spots. The Waikupanaha had a large plume this morning with a single heavy volume lava river cascading into sea. Wheras the Kupapa'u continued to spread its was across the coast featuring lava ocean upwellings, waterspouts, lava heated steam, rivers of lava, and littorial explosions erupting lava bombs, a sight that has become common at this new lava ocean entry point.

4.07.09 Lava Tours Hawaii -
5AM-Waikupanaha and Kupapa`u lava flow ocean entries are entering the sea at multiple spots. The Waikupanaha entry showed us a glimpse into a giant bubbling river of lava 20meters wide with numerous fingers of lava breaking of the main river. The Kupapa`u ocean entry continued to be the better of the two for viewing due to less overall volume & the N NE winds. Today's highlight was quite possibly the 30-40 yards of lava drips, pours, & explosions spread across the newly created black sand beach. We even had a beautiful clear Puna Sunrise.

4.05.09-Hawaii Adventure Tours -
5AM-This morning finally the seas & wind backed off a bit allowing for a great Lava Ocean Adventure Tour. Opon arriving at the Waikupanaha and Kupapa`u ocean entries 3 radient lava flows spread across the Hawaii Vocanoes Nation Park coastline. The Waikupanaha lava flow showed explosive eruptions of lava bombs & a large plume cloud raining tephra cinders extended SE into the sea. The Kupapa'u continues to be the highlight of this Hawaii Volcano Tour. Multiple lava flows continue entering the sea spread across the lava bench, mainly concentrated into to major lava rivers with smaller finger lava flos on the sides of the main flow. If you're looking to get up close lava viewing then what are you wating for Hawaii's hottest Big Island Volcano Tour awaits you.

4.01.09-Hawaii Adventure Tours -
5AM-Waikupanaha and Kupapa`u ocean entries continue to flow into the sea. The Waikupanaha lava flow is still a high volume ocean entry with a large plume cloud. The Kupapa'u on the other hand is sight not to missed on your Hawaii Volcano Tour. Multiple lava flows continue entering the sea spread across the lava bench. A Big Island tour of active lava doesnt get any better.

3.27.09-Hawaii Adventure Tours -
5AM-Over the past couple days ocean conditions were a bit bumpy with an East Swell bombarding the coastline as lava continued to enter the sea at 2 points Waikupanaha and Kupapa`u. The Waikupanaha ocean entry is a singe large volume lava flow entry producing a large plume cloud with windspouts & acid rain. Kupapa`u on the other hand has mutiple fingers of lava spread across a 200 meter lava bench created over the past couple weeks. Due to the surf the new flows bench has already begun to grow vertically allowing us a front row seat to watch as lava makes its way into the sea. This new lava flow is exciting showing off many of our favorite ocean lava elements. A Lava Lovers delight.

3.22.08 -Hawaii Adventure Tours -
5AM- At the Kupapa'u ocean entry we expereinced a beautiful lava sunrise. Our guests sat in awe watching 25+ fingers of lava cascading down the 150ft sea cliffs onto the bench & into the sea. Along the 300 yard bench created in the past couple weeks lava spreads combined with north winds creating ultimate lava viewing. The Waikupanaha ocean entry continued with heavy volume, only briefly revealing the golden rushing river of lava behind the massive plume cloud. Sea conditions were fair with no rain. East winds 5 kt. Wind waves 4ft

03.15.09 Hawaii Adventure Tours -
We took 2 groups to our favorite Hawaii destination this morning. Each lava tour was filled with 250 meters of lava rivers flowing into the ocean, painting a lava masterpiece across the existing sea cliffs.

5AM Departure On the Sunrise Lava Tour we arrived while it was still dark. The heat & flow filled the guests with excitement along with a lava luau even the National Geographic Channel would appreciate. I counted as many as 15 fingers at one time, not including the 50 ft+ Sea Cliff flows dripping down the Seacliffs. Whoa! What can I say this is the best lava tour in Hawaii for a reason.
8AM Departure
- The morning sunlight warmed up the beautiful Kalapana coastline during our brisk cruise to the Kilauea ocean entry. As we arrived at the lava flow so did the cloud cover, usually not a good thing but today it served us well allowing for crystal clear magma pouring, sizzling, exploding into the sea. Photographer Lava Jose joined us today, we agreed its Love at first sight again. A Hawaii Vacation Tour to Volcano Kilauea.

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