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


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  • Mauka-Makai Trail From Visitor Center to 'Ai'opio Fishtrap Closed Aug 11-22nd

    Due to the unforeseen weather conditions of Hurricane Iselle, the trail maintenance project will be extended an additional week from Aug 18-22nd. Please contact the Park Visitor Center at (808) 326-9057 for additional information.

Places To Go

Stop by to receive a park orientation at Hale Ho'okipa, the Park's Visitor Center and location of the Hawaii Pacific Parks Association Bookstore. Walk along the gentle shores of Honokohau Beach and see the Hawaiian green sea turtle (Honu) basking in the sun. Marvel at the amazing engineering skills required to construct 'Ai'opio fishtrap and Pu'uoina Heiau on the south side of the park. See the largest fishpond wall in Hawai'i (recently completed). The rock wall is over 800ft in length and 40ft wide. View Petroglyphs left by the original Hawaiian inhabitants of this dry land. These are some of the many unique places waiting to be explored on your next visit to Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park!

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.