Kekaha Kai State Park (Maniniowali Section)

Area

Overview

  • Directions

    Geolocation is not allowed
  • Size

    775.60 acres

Description

UPDATE - 9/30/20: Kekaha Kai State Park will be OPEN starting Oct. 1, 2020.

Mahai’ula section has a sandy beach and dune offering opportunities for swimming and beach-related activities. A picnic area with tables is available. A 4.5-mile hike north through this wilderness park on the historic coastal trail, Ala Kahakai, leads to Kua Bay. Midway, a hike to the summit of Pu’u Ku’ili, a 342-foot high cinder cone, offers an excellent view of the coastline. Dry and hot with no drinking water.

Maniniʻōwali (Kua Bay) section at north end of park offers swimming during calm seas, bodysurfing during periods of shore breaks, sunbathing, picnicking and other beach-related activities. Hiking opportunity along the coastal trail.

Allowed Activities
Fishing
Hiking
Sightseeing
Snorkeling
Swimming

Additional Information

Accessibility Description

Ocean access allowed.

Available Amenities

  • ADA Accessible
  • No Drinking Water
  • Picnic table
  • Trash Cans

Hazards

  • Dangerous Shorebreak
  • Strong Current

Prohibited

  • No Motorized Vehicles/ATV's
  • No Animals/Pets
  • No Alcoholic Beverages
  • No Campiing
  • No Smoking
  • No Commercial Activities