Location: North Kona Coastline|
Hours: Summer: April 1 to Labor Day: 7 am to 7 pm
Winter: After Labor Day to March 31: 7 am to 6 pm
Entrance Fee: None
Directions: Take Queen Ka'ahumanu Highway (Hwy 19) north from Kailua-Kona or South from Kohala. The public access road is on the makai (ocean) side of the highway between Mile Marker #82 and 83. There is no sign on the highway indicating the turn-off, only a dirt pull-off with an access gate set back from the highway.
Description: This area is under park reserve status and still undergoing conceptual planning for future public use. The area is a stark, lava-covered coastal park with small bays, sparsely vegetated coastline, historic lava flows, and wide open spaces.
GATES ARE LOCKED NIGHTLY. When entrance gates are locked for the night, vehicles will not be able to enter or leave the park.|
Camping: Camping is allowed for a fee on weekends only (Friday through Sunday nights), and sites may be reserved up to 30 days in advance of check-in. Permits required.
Services: Portable toilets are provided.