Makaua Beach Park - PHOTOGRAPHER COMMENT
Panorama taken from Makaua Beach Park on the east coast of Oahu. The windward side of Oahu gets more cloud than the west coast as moist air is pushed up the mountains. This image was taken on a partially overcast afternoon in spring 2008.
Makaua Beach Park - FURTHER INFORMATION
Makaua Beach Park - Oahu visitor guide showing a virtual tour of 'Makaua Beach Park' linked to an interactive map with local and travel information. 360° panoramas from Hawaii.
Makaua Beach Park lies between Kualoa Regional Park and Kahana Bay Beach Park on the east coast of Oahu in Hawaii. Makaua Beach Park has only a very tiny beach at the north end. There is a sports court within the park. Just north of the park is Mahie Point, above which is Crouching Lion Rock (Kauhiimakaoalani), a site sacred to Hawaiians. The volcanic ranges rising behind the beach park are the Koolau Mountains.
TRAVEL DIRECTIONS AND GETTING THERE
Makaua Beach Park is about 7 miles south of Laie and 16 miles north of Kaneohe on the 83 (Kahekii) Hwy.