Makapuu Point State Wayside

Makapuu Point State Wayside


Location:Off Kalanianaole Highway (Highway 72) from either Waimanalo or Hawaii Kai.
Facilities:Scenic lookout; no drinking water, no restrooms.
Activities:Hiking.
Special Features:A one-mile hike (one way) along a former roadway leads to a lighthouse. Various points along the way offer sweeping views of southeastern Oahu's coastline, where whales can sometimes be seen offshore. The hike is an uphill climb to a 500-foot elevation under hot, dry, and windy conditions.
Address:c/o Oahu District Office
PO Box 621
Honolulu, HI 96809

Phone:808-587-0300
Web: www.hawaii.gov/dlnr/dsp/oahu.html
Size: 38 acres.

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