HONOLULU (KHON2) — Firefighters hiked Koko Head this morning on Sunday, Sept. 11 in remembrance of those who passed during the attack on 9/11.

They hiked the crater this morning starting around 8:30 a.m. and some even hiked the crater wearing their gear and carrying Hawaiian and American flags.

Check out more news from around Hawaii

Firefighters hiked around 1,200 feet to the top and Kokonut Koalition, a volunteer group, provided Gatorade and watermelon to the firefighters.

We’re Hawaii’s weather station, get the latest forecast and radar information here

This volunteer group is committed to protecting and taking care of the Koko Crater stairs which were recently refurbished.