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great place to kitesurf or windsurf or just watch those activities; nice location near airport

This is a great place for kitesurfing and windsurfing because there's lots of wind. Also a nice... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
John E
Ballwin, Missouri
Kite boarding at it's best

We had a "Beach Buddy" from Maui Humane Society and brought him by this beach to see if he liked... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
Judy B
Vancouver Island, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place for kitesurfing and windsurfing because there's lots of wind. Also a nice beach. We also saw some birds in the grassy area. If you're into kite or windsurfing, I can't think of a nicer place. Also, this place is not...More

Thank John E
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We had a "Beach Buddy" from Maui Humane Society and brought him by this beach to see if he liked the water (No)... it's a beautiful beach but is super busy with kite boarding lessons etc. Very cool but not a beach that you could...More

Thank Judy B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Kiteboards, Sailboards abound! What a great scene with almost more boarders than you can count. We saw thirteen Kite boarders and four Sail boarders - always great pictures and a nice beach even for a bit of a swim (do be careful and cognizant of...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

A beach park near the airport and many guys are trying kite surfing here. Not so commercialized. Nice spot for kite surfing and good way to kill time near the airport if you arrive early.

Thank romanpaxzhang
Reviewed 22 January 2017

I spent several hours at the park after having dropped a family member off really early to the airport when my flight was not until later that day. Kanaha is a very large parkland and great for a stroll or to appreciate the mountain and...More

1  Thank Shell912
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Wow, who knew about this beach park? After a 16 night stay on Maui my hubby and I found ourselves in need of a place to visit during 8 hours of waiting for our airplane to depart without camping out at the airport. I checked...More

2  Thank TexasCatBird
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Well maintained state parc, grass for rigging, trees for shade, showers, restrooms, all is there. Parking only a couple of yards away from the ocean.

Thank Mic57-7
Reviewed 5 July 2016

The windsurfing at Kanaha is great. The water is fairly flat and has strong and consistent winds. There are a lot of windsurfers, so a lot of help is available from locals. Lots of grass areas to setup your rig and to get relax when...More

Thank Oursidephilip
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

It was a little ghetto with mostly locals. The beach itself is awesome. Clear water with tons of parking and a lot of amenities.

2  Thank Charlie_S_SD
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Every time we come to Maui, we are impressed by the numbers of incredibly talented kite surfers using Kanaha Beach to not only get their kicks but to entertain folks like us. We love and enjoy watching them. And it doesn't cost a dime!!!

Thank jaybeeFL
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4 February 2017|
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Response from Vindens S | Reviewed this property |
I dont think there is, most people were bringing picnics
Hailey D
9 January 2017|
Response from Vindens S | Reviewed this property |
A lot of people were camping, not sure if it was legal camping though.