Big Island’s Best State Parks

Explore Big Island’s natural havens. Wander the lush depths of Waipio Valley and marvel at the stunning cascades of Akaka Falls State Park.

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park: One of Big Island's Best State Parks to Visit
Mauna Kea State Park: State Park Attraction in the town of Kamuela on Big Island

Featured Big Island State Park: Mauna Kea State Park

Discover the awe-inspiring Mauna Kea State Park in Kamuela, Hawaii, featuring diverse landscapes, unforgettable summit views, and amazing stargazing opportunities.

Big Island’s State Parks

Experience the Big Island’s diverse ecosystems through its remarkable state parks. Whether it’s the lush landscapes of Akaka Falls State Park, the white sands of Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area, or the volcanic wonders of MacKenzie State Recreation Area, our guide will help you discover the Big Island’s most captivating natural preserves.

Hawaii’s Essential Information

Dive into Hawaii’s heart with our ‘Essentials’ section, offering knowledge on local culture, history, and environment for an enriched journey.

The WWII History of Hawaii: Pearl Harbor and Beyond

The WWII History of Hawaii: Pearl Harbor and Beyond

Discover Hawaii’s rich WWII history, from Pearl Harbor’s Day of Infamy to internment camps, and how it shaped the islands’ culture and growth. Explore key historical sites for a deeper understanding.

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