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Hanakapiai Falls, Haena

4.7
#7 of 31 in Nature in Kauai
Waterfall · Nature / Park
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Hanakapiai Falls or Hanakapi'ai Falls is an approximately 300 feet (91 m) high waterfall located in Hawaii, United States on the Na Pali side of the island of Kauai. It requires a hike of approximately 2 miles from Hanakapi'ai Beach. The waterfall is described as "gorgeous but challenging". The trail is unmaintained and is a popular day-hike for able-bodied hikers.
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  • We just came back from the 6 1/2 hour hike. My wife and I are in our upper 40s. We went with our two kids, 13 and 11. We followed others advice of bringing 2 L of water per person and tons of snacks.....  more
    We just came back from the 6 1/2 hour hike. My wife and I are in our upper 40s. We went with our two kids, 13 and 11. We followed others advice of bringing 2 L of water per person and tons of snacks.....  more »
  • At 60 years old and in decent but not excellent physical shape, I was a little a concerned that I'd make it to the falls. But the trails were well-maintained and signed. Some river crossings were.....  more
    At 60 years old and in decent but not excellent physical shape, I was a little a concerned that I'd make it to the falls. But the trails were well-maintained and signed. Some river crossings were.....  more »
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  • Not easy but worth the effort. Absolutely beautiful
  • Well worth the effort! Bring lots of water and a swimsuit!

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