List of beaches in Hawaii

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This is a list of notable Hawaiʻi beaches sorted by island alphabetically, clockwise around each island, listed by beach name followed by location.

Hawaiʻi Island (Big Island)[edit]

2005 aerial view of Hapuna Beach, Big Island

Kauai[edit]

Some of the beaches found in Kauai are:[1]

Lānaʻi[edit]

Maui[edit]

Molokaʻi[edit]

Dixie Maru Beach

West shore


Niʻihau[edit]

Trash deposited by the ocean on a windward Niʻihau beach

For the beaches on Niʻihau, Clark lists 12 major beaches while Tava and Keale list 46, some of which are probably colloquial names for smaller beaches in this set:

Oʻahu[edit]

North Shore[edit]

East Shore[edit]

South Shore[edit]

West Shore[edit]

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Kauai Beach Safety". Retrieved 15 June 2013.

References[edit]

  • Clark, John R. K. (1985). Beaches of The Big Island. Honolulu, Hawaiʻi: University of Hawaiʻi Press. ISBN 0-8248-0976-9.
  • Clark, John R. K. (1990). Beaches of Kauaʻi and Niʻihau. Honolulu, Hawaiʻi: University of Hawaiʻi Press. ISBN 0-8248-1260-3.
  • Clark, John R. K. (1989). The Beaches of Maui County. Honolulu, Hawaiʻi: University of Hawaiʻi Press. ISBN 0-8248-1246-8.
  • Clark, John R. K. (2005). Beaches of Oʻahu (2nd ed.). Honolulu, Hawaiʻi: University of Hawaiʻi Press. ISBN 0-8248-2892-5.
  • Tava, Rerioterai; Moses K. Keale (1998) [1989]. Niihau: The Traditions of a Hawaiian island. Honolulu, Hawaiʻi: Mutual Publishing. ISBN 0-935180-80-X.