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ʻŌhaiʻula Beach Park

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ʻŌhaiʻula / Spencer Beach Park

Where: Kawaihae, South Kohala - Island of Hawaiʻi
Activities: Swimming, snorkeling
Amenities: Restrooms, showers, picnic tables, camping, lifeguard

Popular among families, this Kohala Coast beach, located a half-hour north of Kona International Airport, is well protected by an outside reef, which allows for calm swimming and snorkeling waters on most days. The beach park has picnic pavilions, tables and barbeque grills and is within walking distance of Puʻukoholā Heiau National Historic Site.

Please note: Hawaiʻi's ocean and beach conditions are as unique as the islands themselves. Visit HIOCEANSAFETY.COM which constantly monitors the surf, wind, and reports from public safety officials that directly affect the conditions for safety of Hawaiian beaches. Use the hazard signs on HIOCEANSAFETY.COM as well to quickly assess conditions and help you find the appropriate beach for your visit.

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