• Kaloko fishpond wall is over 800 ft long and spans a natural cove

    Kaloko-Honokōhau

    National Historical Park Hawai'i

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Come and marvel at the ingenuity of Hawaiian fishpond architecture. The park features two different types of fishponds, as well as a fish trap. These features reveal how Hawaiians managed and harvested the bounty of the sea. Further stories are told in the ki'i pohaku, mysterious stone carvings, found throughout the park. These petroglyphs depict scenes from a time long ago and forever record the events that shaped this land.

Did You Know?

pohuehue growing along the shoreline

Did you know the pohuehue is the beach morning glory native to Hawaii. It was used for fishing and medicines. Its lavender flowers open each morning and close by the afternoon.