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Apr 17, 2019
“cool history, swinging bridge fun, middle of nowhere”
Aug 28, 2018
“Challenge yourself and see something different!”
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Menehune Rd., Kauai, HI
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Reviewed April 22, 2019

A pleasant, slightly bouncy-swaying pedestrian bridge. There are nice shops in the immediate area. There is residential photo artist near the bridge on the other side that is worth a visit.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank DavidWatkins25
Reviewed April 17, 2019

so don't listen to google maps. use your brain and follow the road to the bridge. if you're in the area stop but don't go out of your way for this one. Not much to see.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TexasGingerbread
Reviewed March 17, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I stopped to check out the ditch and walk the suspension bridge. It was a fun experience and such a quick stop it is worth the drive off the main road. History of the Menehune is interesting as well.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank JerriAL1
Reviewed August 28, 2018

so you've seen Waimea Canyon and done a Napali Coast cruise, well, read up a bit on your history and come and see the Menehune Ditch. I won't go into the history of it here -I followed the Shaka app driving tour, as other posters...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bad_Seed4
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Followed our Shaka driving tour app to this spot. I like history and folklore so I was curious to see the remnants of the irrigation ditch engineered by the first Hawaiians. The attraction is a 2 foot plaque above the ditch. It’s a mere five...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

This needs more information to locate. No signs indicating a historical land mark from the main highway. We couldn’t find it using two different app maps and searching by all the names, Menehune ditch, Kiki a Ola and Peekauai ditch. Drove up and down Menehune...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed October 27, 2017

Another legendary place to visit! It's off the beaten track, not much parking but it can be had. The legendary stories of the 'Menehunes' are quite something to look into... their accomplishments rival those of the early Egyptians, Aztecs and others, especially when one looks...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 451dennisy
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

Next to the bridge. Little people making water move, great History lesson. Interesting location and a great view, be careful don't fallin.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Perkadventures
Reviewed May 2, 2017

We drove to this while using our Shaka Guide driving tour app. It was interesting to see. There is a swinging bridge there but it was raining so we didn't spend much time out of the car.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank 311kathrynb
Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

An interesting stop, but really not that great. The drive is through what appears to be a lower income area, and there is really hardly any parking. There is a historical marker with some interesting info, a swinging bridge like the one in Hanapepe and...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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