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Address: off Highway 450 East, at the bird sanctuary, Kaunakakai, Molokai, HI 96748

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Bring a good pair of beach shoes

Very long beach with nice sand. You need a good pair of beach shoes to wade or swim because of the rocks and stones in the surf

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed June 28, 2016
ElTigre W
Vancouver, Canada
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016

Although it is along the shore, Kakahaia isn't really a beach. The mud flats extend far far out in the water and it's really just a dirt shoreline. Maui County Parks manages it for the US Fish & Wildlife Service as it is actually part of the now-defunct wildlife refuge fenced in across the road. There is a porta-potty and... More 

Thank LaBeau808
Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

This is a large park with a nice stretch of beach. It is very well maintained. There are several shelters and some playground equipment, plus plenty of open space for walking or play.

Thank fortunateones
Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

Very long beach with nice sand. You need a good pair of beach shoes to wade or swim because of the rocks and stones in the surf

Thank ElTigre W
Hove, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 12, 2016

Well worth making sure you in your swim wear when traveling along 450 east, pull over and take time to enjoy this little beach park... You probably be the only one there, but enjoy !

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2014

This is a 3-mile beach. The wave is too big to swim, but you can have a nice walk on the beach. Nice'n quiet except the boons of the wave and sound of the wind. Beautiful beach.

Thank Chizuko M
Banning, Ca
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 18, 2012 via mobile

Had a nice picnic lunch here easy parking, tables to eat at. No bathrooms found. Try it just out of town

Thank Perkadventures
Cincinnati, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2011

But the seas were rough! It is winter. The beach was beautiful but this isn't the time for swimming. And though I was just sightseeing, I got splashed!

Thank angelsdivinedesign

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