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

    Kaloko-Honokōhau

    National Historical Park Hawai'i

Nature & Science

hump-backed whale
In winter hump-back whales occasionally frequent the park's waters.
Tom Fake photo
 

Watch the waves crash upon the sandy shores. Catch a glimpse of a sea turtle surfacing for a breath as a native shore bird takes flight towards the horizon. The beauty of nature will surround and inspire you at Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park.

Did You Know?

sea turtles emerge from the Pacific Ocean

Did you know the green sea turtle is not called green due to the color of its shell, but rather the color of its fat that results from its all seaweed diet.