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Wai'anapanapa State Park
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Owner description: Waianapanapa State Park is on the road to Hana, Maui.
Reviewed August 15, 2014 via mobile

Amazing pace to visit on your trip to Maui! The beach is awesome but rocky and the water can be too rough to swim in. There is a crystal clear fresh water cave that you can swim in. It is amazing but freezing cold. There is little dark caves you can swim in off the big cave so bring a water flash light if you can.

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Reviewed August 10, 2014

Wear water socks or something sturdier than a flip-flop. There's rocks everywhere. The views are amazing!!

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Reviewed August 9, 2014

A must stop. Beautiful black sand/black pebble beach. Startling contrast to the green plants and blue water. Paved trail to the first beach, little lava tube and overlook where water sometimes spouts. Unpaved trail at the end of the beach will take you up and over to a second beach and then along the cliff top. If you're considering the cabins here don't do it. I've stayed before and actually was going to stay again. For some reason, I thought they'd done some remodeling. No bedding, super hot/no fans, flies everywhere, imo really low end even for a camping cabin and now at $99 a night no longer worth it. Walked in and out, found another place to stay.

2  Thank ktjnemo
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Reviewed August 9, 2014

The parking was fine, there were facilities there (restrooms), we stopped here as our turnaround point on the road to Hana since we didn't want to risk getting stuck in the rain. If you are out of shape or have knee problems, the trail down and up may hurt. If you are in great shape, I still recommend holding on to the railing just in case the trail is slippery. It's a very short trail that leads to the beach, which has more rocks than sand. Don't wear flip flops.

2  Thank Wahhhnderlust
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Reviewed August 7, 2014

We first stopped at this park on a crowded Saturday afternoon. Many people crowded around the black sand beach, and at this time of day there was no actual sand in sight, just pebbles. Later, we visited at about sunrise on a Monday morning, and what a difference! We practically had the park to ourselves, other than the campers, and there was real black sand this time of day. We were also able to see the sea arch, blow hole, sea caves, and fresh water cave all in about an hour. A quick, free, way to see many natural wonders.

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