Top ChoiceBeach in Hanapepe

Salt Pond Beach Park

One of Kaua‘i’s safest and loveliest-looking beaches, a favorite with local families, Salt Ponds owes its off-putting name to the separate saltwater flats alongside. The beach itself is superb, a gentle crescent...

Landmark in Hanapepe

Swinging Bridge

First erected to span the Hanapepe River in 1911 and rebuilt after the 1992 hurricane, this wood-and-cable suspension footbridge is just three planks wide. A thrill for children especially, it swings and sways...

Viewpoint in Hanapepe

Hanapepe Valley Lookout

Well before you reach Hanapepe as you approach from the east, shortly after Mile 14 on the highway, this roadside lookout offers a view deep into Hanapepe Valley, where the red-clay cliffs are topped by wild...