Mākena State Park
Waianapanapa shore

TROPICAL STORM DARBY IS APPROACHING.  NO CAMPING AND CABIN STAYS AT HAWAII ISLAND PARKS FRIDAY, JULY 22ND.  ALL HAWAII ISLAND, MAUI, AND MOLOKAI STATE PARKS WILL BE CLOSED ON SATURDAY.  THEY WILL RE-OPEN AS CONDITIONS ALLOW.  STAY UPDATED ON THE WEATHER.  TROPICAL STORMS BRING STRONG WINDS, HEAVY RAIN, AND VERY LARGE SURF, WHEN IN DOUBT, DON\'T GO OUT.  HIKERS BE AWARE THAT STREAMS CAN EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING WITHOUT NOTICE, TURN AROUND, DON\'T DROWN.  GO TO ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR MORE INFORMATION.
 

Mākena State Park

UPDATE 5/9/16 - Makena State Park has REOPENED following an early morning helicopter salvage operation to fly out a vessel that grounded on an inaccessible part of the park shoreline.

CAUTION: Shore break can be dangerous.
Hours Daily 6:00 am to 6:00 pm
Entrance Fee None

Description

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. (164.4 acres)