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Ahupua'a O Kahana State Park

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Family camping trip

This place was awesome. We had a big family camping trip here. There was immediate access to the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Daddyof3athletes
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Walnut Creek, California
Quick visit

We were visiting the island and rented a car for the day. During our day of exploring; we saw this... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
andrewt105
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Winter Park, Florida
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55-222 Kamehameha Highway, Kaaawa, Oahu, HI 96730
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place was awesome. We had a big family camping trip here. There was immediate access to the beach and river. We brought body boards, kayaks and surfboards. Our aunt's friends brought out her horses so we could did some horseback riding along the beach...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

I had come to the park to photograph birds. I think we were there during the shoulder season. Keen to find out the best track to take we passed the park at the road side (which I must say was very well kept and nice)...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We were visiting the island and rented a car for the day. During our day of exploring; we saw this beautiful area as we were approaching while driving counter clockwise on the island. Just before the park, there was an area to pull off on...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

This park is free to enter and offers small visitor center (which we did not enter) and has clean toilet facilities next to the entry point for both trails. We walked the Kapa eleele trail which was reported as being 1 mile round trip. It...More

Date of experience: June 2017
4  Thank Andrea L
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Park is about 45 minutes from Honolulu on the Northeast side of Oahu. If you are tired of all the hustle and bustle in Waikiki, this park offers tranquility and local custom. Park has several trails for hikers, two recommendations are the Kapaeleele Loop trail...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank youngcats
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Make sure you are wearing good boots because this trail was quite muddy. Every crevice of our boots had mud. We ended turning back because we were about to go into hunting grounds with nothing bright on, so bright clothing is a must also.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

(Nakoa trail) Wonderful trail if you seek djungle and intense vegetation. No physical walk. Mud all the way and be ready for skyfalls every now and then. A lot of mosqitos. Some few parts are nice view but it is more the vegetation and the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 5 July 2016

We went to Waimea the previous day and it was busy and expensive,we didn't go in.. But we really wanted to go hike the interior. We were staying on the north shore and came across this place by chance. When we went in we discovered...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank jelsby
Reviewed 15 May 2016

As avid hikers we are always on the lookout for the "out of the way" hikes to avoid the masses. We found it here on the Nakoa Trail. The Trailhead is in the Ahupua'a O Kahana State Park. Easy to follow signs lead you to...More

Date of experience: May 2016
3  Thank frogfan63
Reviewed 13 May 2016

This supplements my earlier review of Kahana Valley by providing more recent photographs. The presently added photographs were taken with a Tachihara 4X5 camera with Schneider lenses. Overcast skies are usually found at Kahana Valley, and this makes for better landscape photography, since it prevents...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Response from RickFromSD | Reviewed this property |
I was just there and I'm really not sure how to answer. I don't recall seeing any camping there. Maybe it's on the ocean side of the road when you come in? I'd email or call the Visitors Center and ask them. It can't be... More
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