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Address: Hana Hwy. near mile marker 32, Hana, Maui, HI
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Waianapanapa State Park is on the road to Hana, Maui.

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Awesome park with beautiful views & hikes

Unbeatable blue views with black sand beach. Good hikes with incredible views and fewer people than expected. Under some construction to improve the facilities and accessibility... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Memphis, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I drove from Hana to Wai'anapanapa State Park, 10 minute drive to go hiking. Parking was limited but we found a spot. The picnic area was under construction but there were functional rest rooms, running water, and a tent camping area. We chose a hike that took us down a staircase near the restroom area and crossed... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Unbeatable blue views with black sand beach. Good hikes with incredible views and fewer people than expected. Under some construction to improve the facilities and accessibility, but not a deterrent.

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Peru, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Another beautiful stop on the road to Hana. A beautiful black sand beach, with magnificent views above and below. (Don't miss the cave, if going down to the beach). There are plenty of places to rest, both in and out of the sun; and decent restrooms are also available. Even if one has limited mobility, there are many areas easily... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're traveling the Road to Hana, plan to spend some extra time here. The beach is beautiful, and you can walk out and get a close up view of the blow hole (I wouldn't suggest for small children, tho). There are a couple of really neat caves along the walking trail. This is a great place to stop and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I think this is a must stop on the road to Hana. The black sand beach is pretty cool to see and there is a small lava cave to check out.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is this lava cave on the beach that is kinda cool. Nice views from the cliff overlooking beach. Can see passing whales from cliff occasionally.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A stop at the Black Sand Beach never disappoints. Take the trail just past the beach that goes up the hill for another amazing view.

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Thank Bruce R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Black sand beach, hiking trail, cool cabins and a camping ground! What more do you need? There's a hiking trail that goes by some water places but the water was stagnant in one pool and the other one was closed off. It was still gorgeous!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Gorgeous views! There's a gorgeous black sand beach. Be prepared. You have to walk down several steps and then across a large rocky area to get there. The turquoise waters were breathtaking. There was a small cemetery. There were also tide pools, lava tubes and blow holes that our tour guide never showed us, but others remarked on how amazing... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The black sand beach was a highlight for me, but the park also has cultural significance to the Hawaiian culture. If you're on the Road to Hana, stop by the park and investigate the coastline, the caves, the volcanic beach, and see the site of some local legends.

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