Heʻeia State Park

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Heʻeia State Park information

Location
Kaneʻohe Bay Area , USA
Address
46-465 Kamehameha Hwy
Telephone
+1 235 6509
More information
www.hawaiistateparks.org
www.heeiastatepark.org
Opening hours
7am-7:45pm Apr-1st Mon in Sep, 7am-6:45pm 1st Tue in Sep-Mar
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Despite having little to offer, this park on Kealohi Point has picnic potential and views of Heʻeia Fishpond to the south. This location was sacred to the ancient Hawaiians as a place of final judgment at life’s end. Some believe there is a still portal to the spirit world here, but the heiau on this site was destroyed in the 1800s and the park office and community hall were subsequently built over it. A small craft and fruit farmers market is held near the park’s entrance from 9am to 3pm on Sunday, and there’s a sometimes-used traditional Hawaiian outrigger-canoe workshop just past the gate.