Lucy Wright Park
Russian Fort Elizabeth
A Russian fort in Hawaii? Yes, it’s true. Constructed in 1817 and named after the Empress of Russia, Fort Elizabeth commanded the...
Captain Cook Monument
You gotta love Waimea’s cheeky slogan, ‘Hawaii’s Original Visitor Destination,’ and here is the reason: Captain James Cook of the...
Waimea Hawaiian Church
Da Booze Shop BBQ & Grill
For burgers, box lunches, hickory-smoked BBQ ribs and plate lunches.
Lucy Wright Park information
A small municipal park next to Waimea River, offering a ball field, picnic tables, restrooms and showers. Camping is permitted on the flat grassy area, but the site doesn’t hold very much appeal. Also, the plaque commemorating the landing site of Captain Cook has gone missing.