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“huge waves” (16 reviews)
“north shore” (43 reviews)
Sunset Beach Park, Pupukea, Oahu, HI
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Reviewed yesterday

This place is for strong swimmers only, do not take your chance of just thinking that it's a beautiful beach and play in the water.

Thank Soraya N
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great Beach, Waves crack 10' from shore and gets deep real quick. Need caution for Young kids and poor Swimmers as currents are strong. Crystal clear water, just beautiful. No big Waves unfortunately but wrong season for that. Drive there had many great beaches also,...More

Thank rossgglover
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Even in the last week of May the waves were big and beautiful to a haole like me. You can walk along the beach and watch the waves and surfers, or just daydream with your toes in the sand.

Thank Yessyhara
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are expecting to see amazing surf all the time, that's not how this place works. The locals should be respected as this is close to their homes. It's not really a tourist destination but a respected spot for surfers. There is not a...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So awesome. Sand as far as the eye can see, Beautiful water blue as blue can be. Great for Surfing when the seasons in. Massive waves and surf contests.

Thank Rexy09
Reviewed May 15, 2017

Awesome place to sit and watch the waves and the steady stream of surfers challenging them. The waves are consistently big especially in the winter months and the north shore is a great place to see them. A little more signage in the area would...More

Thank Dan M
Reviewed May 9, 2017 via mobile

A must stop on the north shore beach tour. A surfers Mecca giant rolling waves. Great spot to watch the surfers in action with a great beach. Loved it

Thank Harry3
Reviewed May 3, 2017

Always enjoy visiting North Shore to get away from the crowd in Honolulu. Unfortunately the waves weren't very big to show my Texas friends.

Thank normanf230
Reviewed April 30, 2017

Wow. This is the big time. Where the pros surf. Where the waves are. Something to see. You don't have to be a surfer to know you are seeing some of the best. Unreal to watch. The surf is spectacular and so are the surfers....More

Thank Randy2353
Reviewed April 24, 2017

It was beautiful to see the waves were outstanding it's a must see when your on the Northshore. The northeast part of the beach has the better waves.

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Can you stand knee deep in the water?
January 20, 2017|
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Response from tammyt80 | Reviewed this property |
This is not a beach that you want to swim at especially in the winter, I would recommend just observing the surfers as the undertow is strong and deceiving. There are other spots along the way on the north shore to swim... More
Are the waves big in January and is there lots of surfing?
September 16, 2016|
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