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In a nutshell: Park and surfing. Swimming marginal.
Minuses: Runoff from drainage ditch frequently clouds water.
Sound-bite: “Us die-hard surfers want to get in there when the swells are here.”
This park practically next to the Kapalua Airport is a local hangout and popular with surfers. Swimming is marginal. There was a fatal shark attack in 2004 which took the life of Will McInnis, a well known community member and surfer.
Mile Marker: #27.1 (Hwy 30 aka Honoapiilani Hwy) access to Lower Honoapiilani Rd. on Akahele St. – See Google map below for exact location.
GPS Coordinates: 20.967696,-156.681234
Facilities: No Lifeguards, Shower, Two Porta-Potties, Picnic Tables, BBQ
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