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Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park

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Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park is on the Kona coast of the island of Hawai'i. The purpose of the park is to preserve, interpret, and perpetuate traditional native Hawaiian activities, values, and culture, and to demonstrate historic land use patterns. The park is under development.

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The park contains hundreds of archeological features. The most obvious are the three ancient fish ponds:

  • `Ai`opio Fishtrap
  • `Aimakapa Fishpond
  • Kaloko Fishpond

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Several short hiking trails exist in the park. These include:

Ala Kahakai

  • Ala Kahakai National Historic Trail is a 175-mile long historic trail that covers most of the circumferance of the island of Hawai'i. While most of it is not currently available to the public, about 2.3 km of the trail is available for hiking within Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park. Trail Guide.

Ala Mauka-Makai

Ala Hu'e Hu'e

Ala Kahiko

Ala Mamalahoa

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