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Reviewed 5 days ago

I preface this by saying your experience here will 100% depend on the time of year. In the summertime, this area is filled with high tide, huge waves, and surfers. However, we went on March 4, 2019. Wintertime when the big waves are on the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Squisa33
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a little difficult to find, hidden in the hills of a Hawaii Kai neighborhood, but you will be thrilled once you do! You can sit and stare at the ocean and get lost in the beauty😊Wear sneakers just because getting up and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank LisaC403
Reviewed January 20, 2019

Today, while surfing, I see a guy jump in and it looked to me like he was doing the doggie paddle. Waves were starting to rise and wash off the ledge. Not a place for beginners or people just off the plane from the mainland....More

Date of experience: January 2019
3  Thank Frank W
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

These guys are crazy. Surfing some really large waves right next to the cliff. We talked to a local who told us that people drown out there all the time. Amazing enough, not surfers. He told us that tourists get to close to the edge...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Piranha44
Reviewed September 13, 2018

The perfect place for sunset with friends, Bring a blanket, some drinks/snacks, and a trash bag for the empties. You can sit and watch the waves ride against the wall and even jump in the ocean from a small cliff. There can be anywhere from...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Jerre_Stead
Reviewed August 12, 2018

China walls is a beautiful place but extremely dangerous. It may look nice and inviting but it just takes one wave to knock you off the rocks or slam you into the cliffs and drown. Many people die here every year. Consider this your warning,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
5  Thank Joel K
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

My 15 year old challenged himself to jump into the wide ocean. My heart pounded until he finally managed to get out of the water. A few scratches but I know he’ll remember it forever. Milestone accomplished!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Joselin A
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Like I said wow! If you have a car and can get here, it’s well worth a visit. You just need to sit and watch. Located at Koko Kai Mini Beach Park, visitors can walk along a little path which will take them to the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Ekaterini71
Reviewed April 24, 2018

Be careful out there when high tide, and don’t jump in the water unless you’re a good swimmer. No lifeguard at anytime, recognize the rescue floating device on the trail Incase of emergency

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Timh8u
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

Beautuful spot a must see on Oahu! My friends have the best wedding pictures here! Amazing beauty here, easily accessed easy close parking in the neighborhood.

Date of experience: April 2018
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