Search on for Hiker Last Seen Near Waipio Valley

The Hawai`i Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating 27-year-old Kyle Brittain who is reported as missing.

Brittain was last seen near the Waipio Valley lookout area on Friday morning.

According to Police, he had informed family members that he was going hiking for the day on the transverse trail in Waipio Valley towards Waimanu Valley. He has not returned or been heard from by family and friends since.

Brittain is described as being 5-feet-11-inches and 145 pounds, with brown hair and eyes.

HPD and Hawai`i County Fire Department personnel, along with family, friends, and volunteers, are continuing their search.

Police ask anyone who may have information on his whereabouts or who may have seen or spoken to Brittain to call the Honokaʻa Police Station at (808) 775-7533 or the department’s non-emergency number at (808) 935-3311.