The Grand Canyon of the Pacific, Waimea Canyon Lookout

Waimea Canyon Lookout

After off-roading, we had some time to spare before heading back to our condo an hour and fourty minutes away to Princeville so we thought why check it out + take atvantage of their bathrooms! There are not many to come by.

They were selling all sorts of unique in-season local fruits. We got some local star fruit for a snack.

I love landscapes that drop your stomach and make you realize how tiny we really are.

Can you spot the two hilicopters below?!

We only went to the lookout point. I HIGHLY reccomend taking a couple extra hours to drive the whole way up to Kalalau lookout and explore all the stops. The drive is awesome and the views are my favorite in all of Kauai!

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Waimea Canyon Lookout

DIRECTIONS: Waimea Canyon Lookout, Waimea, HI 96796

WHAT TO EXPECT: The Grand Canyon of the Pacific.  Stretching 14 miles long, 1 mile wide and more than 3,600 feet deep, provides panoramic views of crested buttes, rugged crags and deep valley gorges. The grand inland vistas go on for miles.

TIPS: Give yourself at least 3+ hours to explore all check points along hwy 550 to the top of Kalalau lookout. Dirving through Waimea Canyon state park, Puu Ka Pele Forest Reserve, Ku’la Natural Area Reserve, Koke’e State Park and Napali Coast State Wilderness Park.

 

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