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The Puako Petroglyphs, Island of Hawaii

Categories: Historic Walking Areas, Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
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3.6/5 based on 15+ reviews on the web
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  • We loved this walk (with our two kids, aged 7 and 11), despite the heat! The petroglyphs along the way were sometimes hidden, which made it a bit like a scavenger hunt for the kids. You pass through q...  read more »
  • I had read about this hike in a magazine and it was described as a must-see and easy hike but to wear appropriate shoes and bring water. Well mistake number one was I assumed it was an improved trail ...  read more »
  • A very short and newly marked trail through shaded paths under the Hawaiian trees. Trailhead is behind you south end of parking lot if you are facing bathrooms. Look and you'll see large trailhead sig...  read more »
  • Location is N of Fairmont on trail leading ESE from start of (not beach end) of Holoholokai Beach Park. Trail starts paved then goes as cleared foot trail thru lava and forest. Marked with sawdust. Stay with it. At 0.6 mi crosses gravel road and terminates at vast clearing on smooth basalt with innumerable petroglyphs carved into surface.
  • So cool
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