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Located about 3 miles north of Kualapuu on Hwy 470. It overlooks the Makanalua Peninsula and Kalaupapa 1,600 feet below, which can be reached by hiking down a trail. A second trail leads to Phallic Rock.

Phallic Rock is a natural formation that became a shrine where island women prayed for fertility. Picnicking and camping are permitted. Jack London Trail is a departure point for mule trips down to Kalaupapa.

The park is open 24 hours and donations are accepted. It sits on 233 acres in the middle of the island.

Location: Kualapuu Hawaii

Other Hawaii State Parks nearby:
(Aiea) Aiea Bay State Recreation Area
(Hawaii Kai) Hanauma Bay State Underwater Park
(He'eia) He'eia State Park
(Makua) Ka'ena Point State Park
(Kahului - Maui) Kanaha Beach County Park
(Honolulu) Kewalo Basin Park

05/28 Coming to The Kualapuu area
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