Ho‘okipa Beach Park

Row 1

Mile 9, Hana Hwy
Pāʻia, HI 96779
(808) 572-8122

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  • DO NOT, repeat, DO NOT surf here unless you are an advanced surfer. Heavy currents, shallow sharp reef, and narrow entry/exit points make Ho'okipa a dangerous spot to surf. Great to watch though!
  • Such a rad place to learn surfing!! The turtle are a extra treat :)
  • Awesome place watch out for honus and surfers!
  • Great surfing today.
  • Stop here to watch the surfers in the huge waves below
  • Surfs up baby
  • Great beach to sit and watch the surfers riding the waves.
  • Sea turtles come and lay their eggs on this beach. Check with locals to see if now is the time.
  • Great photo stop on the rocky cliff above the water...
  • great place to go watch surfers and windsurfers from the overlook!
  • Watch your kids in the water. Currents can be dangerous for inexperienced swimmers. Surfing is great and windsurfing is amazing!
  • Be sure climb over the fence and sit on the grass for awhile in the afternoon and watch all of the surfers.
  • Loved snorkeling with the sea turtles.
  • hang out on the right side of beach around sunset
  • Shallow waters to wade and snorkel in and tons of turtles on the beach. This might have been my favorite beach in Maui.
  • Great place to watch advance surfers! You can spot some huge sea turtles as well :)
  • Get here a bit before sunset to see the turtles sunbathe and surfers grab some large waves.
  • Great surf beach with lots of sea turtles
  • Great beach to check out the surfers, kite surfers and windsurfers!
  • Amazing waves, surfing, kite surfing and sail boarding