Mākena State Park
Photo Credit: Sean Newsome

Mākena State Park

CAUTION: Shore break can be very dangerous!
  • Pedestrian Access: 5:00am
  • Parking Gates: 7:00am to 7:45 pm
Entrance Fee


*Parking Rates*


Non-Commercial Vehicles

  • Non-Hawaii Resident Vehicles = $5.00
  • Hawaii Residents = Free with Hawaii Drivers Lic. or Hawaii State ID

 Commercial Vehicles

  • 1-7 passenger vehicle = $10.00
  • 8-25 passenger vehicle = $20.00
  • 25+ passenger vehicle = $40.00


Scenic wildland beach park characterized by prominent cinder cone Pu‘u Ola‘i and large white sand beach. Swimming during calm seas, bodysurfing, board surfing, shore fishing, and beach- related activities. No drinking water available. (164.4 acres)

Parking Info

Makena State Park is now subject to paid-parking. Park visitors can pay for parking upon arrival at the parking kiosks, or online via one of the following methods:

PayByPhone app (Location #11091)

PayByPhone.com (Location #11091)

CallToPark app (Location #125932)

CallToPark.com  (Location #125932)