Puʻu ʻUalakaʻa State Wayside
oahu islands

ROADWORK TO IMPACT ENTRY TO DIAMOND HEAD STATE MONUMENT

Park to Remain Open Normal Hours During Work - but be prepared for delays and detours.

 

This week (10/8 – 12/18) and next week (10/15 – 19/18) the City and County of Honolulu will be repaving Diamond Head Road between Makapuu Ave. and 18th Ave.  Hours of work are between 8:30am and 3:30pm, Monday – Friday.

 

The week of October 8 – 12, the repaving will be between Makapuu Ave and the Kapiolani Community College Chapel.  Traffic is being contra-flowed.  However, drivers to Diamond Head State Monument may want to use alternative routes via 18th Ave., and Diamond Head Road makai route.

 

The week of October 15 – 19, the repaving will be between the Kapiolani Community College Chapel and 18th Ave. This work will directly impact vehicle access to the Diamond Head State Monument entry road.  Traffic is being contra-flowed, but be prepared for delays and detours.

Puʻu ʻUalakaʻa State Wayside

Puʻu ʻUalakaʻa State Wayside will be CLOSED on Thursday, July 18 for tree removal and maintenance at the upper parking area and lookout. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Hours

April 1 to Labor Day:
7 am to 7:45 pm

After Labor Day to March 31:
7 am to 6:45 pm

Entrance Fee None
Trail Name

Description

Forested area on a cinder cone close to downtown Honolulu. Lookout provides sweeping view of southern O’ahu from Diamond Head to Pearl Harbor, including Honolulu and Manoa Valley. Picnic shelters available. Start of trailhead for ‘Ualaka’a Loop Trail (a 1-mile loop).