Wailoa River State Recreation Area
Wailoa bridge


[OʻAHU]: UPDATED 11/17/22: Kaʻena Point State Park – We are now accepting the 2023 Kaʻena Point Vehicle Access Permit applications. Please be patient as applications may take longer than the posted 10 days to process.

[MAUI] UPDATED 11/2/22: Polipoli Spring State Recreation Area will remain CLOSED until access roads through Kula Forest Reserve are cleared from storm damage and safe to traverse. Anticipated re-opening is January to mid-February 2023 (Per DOFAW). For updates, please go to: https://dlnr.hawaii.gov/blog/2022/06/27/nr22-090/

[MAUI] UPDATED 11/2/22: ʻIAO VALLEY STATE MONUMENT – As of August 1, 2022 ʻIao Valley State Monument will be closed through February, 2023 for the final phase of the slope stabilization project and parking lot improvements.

Wailoa River State Recreation Area

UPDATE 11/17/2022 – Wailoa River State Recreation Area pavilion reservations are now open 45 days in advance. All reservations are to be made through the online Wiki Permits Website at: https://camping.ehawaii.gov/ OR click "Reserve Now" button below. Please note, tables and chairs are not included with pavilion rentals.

UPDATE: 6/28/22 – Review the Wailoa Center Calendar for upcoming exhibitions.

Hours  Daily During Daylight Hours
Entrance Fee None
Pavilion Rental

Only Available for Day-use

  • *15 person Pavilion: $30/day (Wedding Gazebo)
  • *60 person Pavilion: $10/hour
  • *500-person Pavilion: $250/day
Pavilion Reservations

Reserve Now


Pleasure walking, quiet relaxation, informal games and events, picnicking, and boat fishing are provided for in this landscaped park set around Wailoa River. Boat ramp provided. Fishing restrictions. Information services and cultural displays at Wailoa Center which is accessible through Piopio street. (131.9 acres)


Wailoa Center

Wailoa Center, located within Wailoa River SRA, contains two galleries which host month-long art and cultural exhibits.  They are free and open to the public.  For more information and a schedule of exhibits, please visit www.wailoacenter.com.


Monday through Friday from 9:00am to 4:00pm.

Closed on weekends and state holidays.