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Piti Coastal Defense Guns

Assumption Drive, Piti, Guam, Mariana Islands
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Interesting, but difficult to find

This site is not properly marked and I had to stop at the “mayor’s office” to ask the exact... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2018
Trevor1223
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Alexandria, Virginia
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Interesting WW II history

Fairly easy site to access and provides a story of the Japanese defense setup on Guam that isn't... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2017
gypsymike2016
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San Antonio, Texas
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“short hike” (3 reviews)
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Assumption Drive, Piti, Guam, Mariana Islands
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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

This site is not properly marked and I had to stop at the “mayor’s office” to ask the exact location. To find, take the dirt road to the left of the large church - it is right behind and there is a parking lot with...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2017

Fairly easy site to access and provides a story of the Japanese defense setup on Guam that isn't widely known.

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Reviewed 7 May 2017

- Cool to see the remnants of WWII. - Gives you a little understanding of the type of conditions that soldiers had to endure. - This is a short hike, but it is steep and was wet when we got there. Steps can be very...More

Thank Chris K
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Reviewed 27 March 2017

I came away with abetter appreciation of how difficult retaking islands from the Japanese forces was. The guns were well dug in

Thank bill19742015
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

The Guam tourism bureau does not do a very good job with signage for the historical sites on the island. This site was very hard to find but worth it once I asked the locals for directions. One would think that Guam would try to...More

Thank Rhonda A
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

6:30 in the morning I take a short hike into a mahogany forest with only the sounds of roosters and bugs in my ears. It get quieter and darker as you hike into the woods. Sweat is dripping down my forehead and all I have...More

1  Thank bostonpike
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Reviewed 6 May 2016

This hike is a little out of the way and the place you park seems odd, but I assure you it's legitimate! You can hear roosters crowing as you walk up the stone steps that begin the trail. There is a change in elevation, but...More

1  Thank foxegurl266
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Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

We chose this hike based on it being pet friendly and distance. Though we were nervous parking and leaving the car where it started. The hike is very short and simple and most of the trail is easily seen. The view is mostly gone because...More

Thank Zac N
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Reviewed 15 February 2016

Park at the church, and follow the signs up the path, there are 3 guns at different stages of assembly, the Japanese would kill the locals if they did not work hard and fast to get the guns working to defend the island, many locals...More

Thank L C
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Reviewed 17 January 2016

My husband loves WW11 history so I had researched this on 360guam.com. They gave great directions on how to get there and even where to park. We both enjoyed going there. The walk up through the jungle was beautiful! It was near dusk so the...More

Thank Lois B
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