Without a doubt, a must see stop on the road to Hana. If you plan to swim, this is one of the best places to do it. It’s busy, but so beautiful with it’s black sand and blue water.
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The black sand beach here was my favorite in Maui. None of the pictures I took do the true beauty of this beach any justice. The contrast between the black sand, the green plant life and blue water is so vivid. I recommend wandering around...More
I WAS ANNOYED…. I’d spent too much time at the underwhelming/overhyped HALEAKALA NATIONAL PARK – OHEO GULCH** south of HANA meaning I was running out of daylight at this much better STATE PARK north of town Thing is HANA and the roads to it have...More
Must stop when traveling the Road to Hana on Maui Hawaii. Walking trails. Wear comfortable sneakers or hiking shoes. Blow holes and wonderful scenery of pacific. Bathrooms available. Fresh water showers.......picnic tables....plenty of parking.....no charge to enter. Food truck.....road is very narrow.
We stopped here after a disappointing Road to Hana drive (the finishing point was anti-climatic). It was an incredibly windy day so the large waves crashing at the cliffs and on the black sand beach made some good pictures. You can follow the trail along...More
This is a must stop on Hana Hwy. Parking is available. Several trails and you may end up spending hours in this beautiful place
Amazing back sand beach the blow hole where just a piece. The views from of the shore line for miles was breathtaking and amazing.