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Kiholo Bay

Hawaii > The Big Island > Kohala Coast
Length5.5 mi
Elev. Gain150 ft
Difficulty2 / 5
Rating7 / 10
The Kiholo Bay Trail starts as a hot and dusty trail, but it soon takes you through a breathtaking view of the beach and clear blue lagoon.

The trail begins behind the boulders, parallel to the Highway. It runs for a mile before reaching the beach. After enjoying the Bay, take a left and head south to check out the Bali house.

The Queen's Bath, is located about 75 yards from the end of the beach. Walk along the trail for half a mile and you will come across the black sand beach where you can take a dip if the waves are not too high. Next, you should backtrack to the first waypoint and continue north, along the beach for 200 yards, where you will reach a little bay within the Bay!

After walking for a few minutes, you will reach the most attractive part of the trail - the clear blue lagoon. There are a number of turtles here - though you should take care not to touch them when you take a dip in the lagoon. Once you have had your fill, you should head back to the first waypoint and go back to the car

Best time to go
Throughout the year - Before 10 am.


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Trailhead Location
GPS Coordinates:
19° 51.121' N
155° 54.796' W

Driving Directions:
You should take Highway 19 and drive North for about 17 kilometers from Kailua Kona. Park your car before the 81st mile marker. There is another parking slot a bit further north.
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Weather Report for Waikoloa, HI
Mostly sunny. Highs 71 to 88. East winds around 10 mph shifting to the north in the late morning and afternoon. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Temperature: 77.2° F
Relative Humidity: 78%
Pressure: 30.03"
Dew Point: 69.9° F

Winds from the West at 3.1 mph gusting to 5.0 mph

Today: 0.00"

Sunrise: 5:46 AM
Sunset: 7:06 PM
Weather reported from Waiha Loop, Holualoa, HI (KHIHLUAL6)
Mostly clear. Lows 53 to 75. Northeast winds around 10 mph shifting to the east up to 10 mph in the late evening and overnight. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Sunny. Highs 71 to 88. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows 53 to 75. East winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
Sunny. Highs 70 to 87. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
Weather information provided by Weather Underground. Current as of 6/26/2017 12:19 AM
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