Waikoali Campground

Campground in Nā Pali-Kona Forest Reserve


The Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of Forestry and Wildlife provides camping facilities for public recreation. Campers must make reservations online and obtain camping permits before their trip. To address health and safety issues related to COVID-19, new conditions for camping permits have been developed.

For more information visit the State of Hawaii Camping website: https://camping.ehawaii.gov/camping/all,details,31715.html

  • Be advised that campgrounds may be closed without much advanced notice due to shifting nature of COVID-19. It is recommended that you check the camping website just prior to your camping trip for the latest updates.
  • Campsites are not an allowable travel quarantine facility. Non-residents must provide proof of quarantine completion prior to reservation date.

In the Na Pali-Kona Forest Reserve is the Waikoali Campground. This open grassy area site east of Sugi Grove and next to the Waiakoali Stream has a rustic shelter, a table, and a composting toilet. Be aware of flash flooding. You may access the campsite by foot or, under good conditions, a 4WD vehicle.

Additional Information

Available Amenities

  • Non-potable water
  • Restrooms
  • Camping area
  • Picnic tables
  • Trash cans
  • Hiking trails
  • Pavilion