Kekaha Beach

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Hanalei Bay

An uncrowded wide, white sand beach that stretches for miles, Kekaha is a popular fishing spot. The water often takes on the murky, red tint characteristic of the Waimea area. Roadside parking, temporary restrooms.

Things To Do
  • Swimming
  • Surfing
  • Bodyboarding
  • Fishing
  • Paddling
  • Beach walks
  • Family days
Cool Because

Almost guaranteed sunshine and miles of beachcombing.

Hazards

Strong currents. Dangerous waves breaking on sandbars and reefs.

Topography

Sandy shoreline. Mixed reef and sand underwater.

Not Good For

The miles of sand make snorkeling at Kekaha a very uneventful activity.

Warning - High Surf

8-12 ft.

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