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Address: Hana Hwy. near mile marker 32, Hana, Maui, HI
Phone Number: 808/984-8109
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Activities: Hiking, Picnicking, Swimming
Description: Waianapanapa State Park is on the road to Hana, Maui.
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Don't miss this! Past Hana but worth it!!!

DO NOT MISS THIS! Past Hana, most people want to turn around and head home. DON'T! This is where you will find Black Sand Beach, lava tubes and some of the coolest scenery... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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Wixom, Michigan, United States
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Wixom, Michigan, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

DO NOT MISS THIS! Past Hana, most people want to turn around and head home. DON'T! This is where you will find Black Sand Beach, lava tubes and some of the coolest scenery around. We missed it our first time to Hana, seeing a sign that said it was for camping and dismissed it. Not this time, spent at least... More 

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Cleveland, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We are soooo glad we went to the black sand beach at Waianapanapa State Park. There are several things you can do there and even tent camp if you want to. The black sand beach is so unique and beautiful.

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San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Words can't describe it. I had never seen a black sand beach before and at the moment I had seen it I felt it was the most incredible thing I had ever seen. The water was this intense blue too, which I had seen at many other beaches.

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Leoma, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Love the black sand beach, highly recommend stopping to see this on the road to Hana. We tried to see the blowhole while here, but I think the tide was not high enough.

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Brentwood, California
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Great beach, the only black sand beach I know close to Lahaina. Not a lot of people because it's along the road to Hana and if you're not paying attention to the signs, it's easy to miss.

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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

We made the stop here along our Road to Hana adventure and it did not disappoint. The views are stunning, black sand beach is one of a kind and to see the kids jumping from the high cliffs takes your breath away! Truly stunning! Definitely don't pass this up if on your way to Hana along the roadway!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

This is just past Hana and worth stopping. The Maui Revealed book says it's $10 to park but is now $15. Still thought it was worth it to see this amazing place. We didn't even swim, but still worth to see the falls and pools.

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Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Black sand beach, lava tube, arches, crashing waves, Hawaiian Black Noddies, etc. Great location. Our tour on the road to Hana stopped here. We could have spent hours here, but instead had about 45 minutes. Simply a breathtaking stop. Enjoy every minute. It's great.

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Northport, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Great views and Black Sand Beach make this the best stop on our trip to Hana. Only a few miles from Hana but worth the wait. Amazing pictures can be taken here.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

If your taking the trip to Hana then this is a must stop. The black sand is so cool to see. The sand itself gets bigger and bigger as you move up the beach until its golf ball sized roundish rocks. The waves were also big when we were there since it funnels into a small beach, maybe 50 yards... More 

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Address: Hana Hwy. near mile marker 32, Hana, Maui, HI
Phone Number: 808/984-8109
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Hana

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