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Koke'e State Park

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Address: Kokee Rd, Hwy 550, Kekaha, Kauai, HI 96796
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A beautiful state park encompassing 4345 acres and containing 45 miles of...

A beautiful state park encompassing 4345 acres and containing 45 miles of scenic trails.

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FANTASTIC VIEWS, GREAT PARK

Koke'e State Park is located just north of Waimea Canyon State Park, it is known for great hiking trails. Koke'e State Park is also home to the Kalalau lookout which affords... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 November 2016
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Murrieta, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Koke'e State Park is located just north of Waimea Canyon State Park, it is known for great hiking trails. Koke'e State Park is also home to the Kalalau lookout which affords spectacular views of the Kalalau Valley and Pu'u O Kila lookout that affords even better views of the Kalalau Valley along with views of Mt. Wai'ale'ale. Get here early... More 

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Ramona, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Long drive from Lihue with look outs along the way. Past WaImea Canyon lookout. But worth the teak. Go to the end of the road Pu'u o Kila lookout. Spend time looking at the fabulous Napali coast.

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Burlington, Vermont
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

We did not hike, but even from the several viewpoints the view was amazing. We got to the end of the road by 9:30 and were greeted by cloudless skies: best to go early. Twisty but safe road, restrooms at several points. The museum - not so great; we did not eat at the restaurant.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Very much worth the drive up if the weather looks anything like partly cloudy or better. The views of the Na Pali Coast are worth it

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

It really made me wish for a driver as the views were stunning and I couldn't drive and absorb everything. Had to stop at every lookout point instead. Truly stunning.

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Aiken, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Drive all of the way to the end of the road that goes through Waimea Canyon. The views of the Kalalau Valley are beautiful.

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Spokane, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

This was a beautiful drive to an absolutely breathtaking canyon. It is a drive to get there but the sites are wonderful and makes the drive worth it. Kauai has many beautiful sites to see but you must put this on your must see list.

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Everett, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

This was our second time to Koke'e. The first time, several years ago, was a sunny, beautiful day and the sites are truly amazing. This trip was a VERY wet and cloudy day. The rain certainly put a damper on experiencing all the beauty of the location. We will go again when we can count on clear skies! So pick... More 

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Stow, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

This is the 4th time we have done this drive. There are two ways to get up and down. I recommend going up on the Waimea Canyon Dr (Rt 550). This combines with Kokee Rd (Rt 552 I believe) part way up the canyon. When going down Kokee Rd forks to the right. It actually appears to be the natural... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We left Kapaa at 6 am and drove straight to the Puu o Kila lookout. There was only one other couple and no clouds or fog. It was beautiful. Driving down, we stopped at several other lookouts and then did the Canyon Trail. Go early and try to go when the weather is forecast to be good in Waimea.

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