Kalapaki Beach

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Kalapaki Bay

This natural harbor makes for great swimming and sailing, providing surf for a variety of levels. A beach for the whole family with a stretch of sand suitable for sandcastles, volleyball and sunbathing. Beachfront dining with shops and other restaurants all within a short walking distance. Public parking. Facilities.

Things To Do
  • Swimming
  • Surfing
  • Sailing
  • Paddling
  • Beach walks
  • Family days
  • Sunbathing
Cool Because

The harbor makes for great swimming and surf conditions at a beach that is easily accessible. A spot for the entire family.

Hazards

Although the shoreline is mostly protected from large surf, dangerous conditions can exist in the water. Strong currents. Dangerous waves breaking on outlying rocks, ledges and reefs. Water can become murky after heavy rains.

Topography

Sandy and grassy shoreline protected by rocky jetties. Mixed reef and sand underwater.

Not Good For

Snorkeling - areas with sand bottom are not good for snorkeling because there is no reef to support a variety of fish.

Surf Forecast

3-5 ft.

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2.6 / 5 (304 votes)

not lifeguarded

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