• 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?

Coconut tree

Did you know, the coconut tree was an extremely important resource brought to Hawaii by the early Polynesians. It was a source of food and water, used for building homes and rope making, and was also a musical instrument. Cutting down the coconut grove of another was considered an act of war.