Akaka Falls State Park


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Akaka Falls State Park


Location:At the end of Akaka Falls Road (Highway 220), 3.6 miles southwest of Honomu.
Facilities:Walking path, scenic lookout.
Activities:Hiking, nature study.
Special Features:A self-guided walk takes visitors through lush tropical vegetation to views of cascading Kahuna Falls and free-falling Akaka Falls, which plunges 442 feet into a gorge.
Address:c/o Hawaii District Office
PO Box 936
Hilo, HI 96721

Phone:808-974-6200
Web: www.hawaii.gov/dlnr/dsp/hawaii.html
Size: 65.4 acres.

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Onomea Bay and the Hawai'i Tropical Botanical Garden will soothe your soul with their tranquility, and the opportunity to hike gently through more orchids, tropical flowers and palm forests than you've seen in your lifetime, and onto the Akaka Falls State Park with its singular 442-foot tall waterfall.
For a more unhurried impression, be sure to make a short detour up the mountainside to Akaka Falls State Park.
Head up State 220 nearly 3 miles past abandoned cane fields to Akaka Falls State Park.