Hāpuna Beach State Recreation Area
Photo Credit: Sean Newsome

UPDATE: 9/24/20 - OAHU - Starting Sept. 24th  groups of five people will be allowed in OPEN State Parks, as well as, State beaches and trails.  Canopy-type structures are not permitted at this time at State parks, beaches and trails.

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9/24/20 - OAHU - Starting Sept. 28, Waahila Ridge State Recreation Area will be CLOSED during weekdays for HECO work.

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9/22/20 - OAHU - Comfort Stations at Sand Island SRA are currently CLOSED for repairs.

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9/18/20 - HAWAII ISLAND - All State Coastal & Beach Parks on the island of Hawaii Remain CLOSED Through September 30, 2020. This measure mirrors the Mayor\'s Covid-19 Emergency Rule No. 11.

 

Hāpuna Beach State Recreation Area

Update: 9/3/20 - Hāpuna Beach State Recreation Area will be CLOSED starting September 4 through September 18, 2020. Please see our Home Page Announcements for more information.
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6/23/20 - Hāpuna Beach State Recreation Area is OPEN for day beach or hiking use subject to Covid-19 restrictions. Main access gates and access gates to Waialea Section will be OPEN DAILY. Gates will be locked at 6:45 pm. Overnight reservations are now open. Reservations for A-Frame Cabins are now available. THE SHARED USE KITCHEN/DINING PAVILION WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE.
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Restrictions for outdoor recreation include the following:
HIKING: No group of more than two persons is allowed to hike on state trails, unless all hikers in the group are part of a single residential or family unit sharing the same address. All persons not part of a single residential or family unit shall maintain a distance of at least 20 feet from any other hiker.
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BEACHES: All groups are limited to a single residential or family unit sharing the same address, and no family group shall exceed 10 persons. All persons not part of a single residential or family unit shall maintain a distance of at least 6 feet from any other beach user.
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HOURS: All park areas are open for day-use only. Cabins for overnight lodging are available. Please heed the posted park hours, which may be more restrictive than normal park hours.

Hours Daily 7:00 am to 6:45 pm
Entrance Fee Out-of-State Independent Visitor Fee:

  • $5 per visitor vehicle parking fee.

Commercial PUC Tour Vehicle:

  • 1-7 passenger vehicles: $10
  • 8-25 passenger vehicles: $20
  • 26 or more passenger vehicles: $40
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Camping Online reservations for camping/lodging at Hāpuna Beach SRA must be made at least 7-days in advance of check-in date.
Fees start at $30 per shelter per night.
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Description

Landscaped beach park with swimming during calm seas, bodysurfing during periods of shore breaks, sunbathing and other beach-related activities, picnicking and shelter lodging opportunities.

Dangerous rip currents and pounding shore breaks during periods of high surf! Waves over 3 feet high are for experts – all others should stay out of the water and away from the shoreline! Lifeguard services. Hiking opportunity along the coastal trail. (61.8 acres)

Hāpuna Beach State Recreation Area rents 4-person A-Frame shelters.  These shelters consist of a single screened room with wooden sleeping platforms and a picnic table. In the center of the shelter complex there is an enclosed shared-use *Kitchen/Dining Pavilion* with a range, refrigerator, and tables. Comfort Stations with cold showers and restrooms are available for shared use by all shelters. *NOTE: Due to Covid-19 the shared-use Kitchen/Dining Pavilion WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE.* Food and other personal supplies must be stored in the guest’s unit.

Hāpuna Beach Concession Open Daily

**TEMPORARILY CLOSED**

**Three Frogs Cafe (snack bar) at the Hāpuna Beach State Recreation Area is open daily from 10am-4pm, serving fish tacos, burgers and salads, tropical smoothies and shave ice.  They also offer beach rentals of boogie boards, beach chairs and umbrellas, and snorkeling gear.