Mysophobia (fear of dirt/mud) don't try to slip/slide to Alaka'i Swamp.
However if you can handle the primordial ooze, it's worth the effort. See the photos!
I scored a rare day when Mother Nature didn't moisturize the rain forest. This doesn't happen often.
The fickle God of weather is making up for it today. Rain, wind and clouds. Still beats White Death.
Good day to launder the gunk off of my clothes. Kapaa sports a 24 hour laundromat. This ought to be an interesting experience.
PS. Those are authentic swamp flowers.