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Russian Fort Elizabeth State Historical Park

Highway 50, Waimea, Kauai, HI 96766-1875
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  • Excellent6%
  • Very good10%
  • Average42%
  • Poor33%
  • Terrible9%
1 week ago
“A road break”
1 week ago
“Not too Much Left to See, but Interesting History.”
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Highway 50, Waimea, Kauai, HI 96766-1875
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting to the history buff, but otherwise a nice pile of rocks and ocean views. If your on your way to the canyon, why not stop its a good stretch point.

Thank BobandMargie G
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is not too much left to see, but the history is very interesting. It doesn't take too long to see everything. It is worth a stop, but I wouldn't go out of my way.

Thank LankyOmaha
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Old fortification on the coast, the outer boulder covered earth walls being all that remains. The fortification was used to secure a provisioning station for Russian - American ships trading between the American Northwest and Asia.

Thank Escape-overseas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The physical presence of the fort is a bit disappointing in that not much is there, but to view it and to think about the time in which it was used, who it was used by, and the conditions in Hawaii at the time make...More

Thank JPMcGuire
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We stopped at this park. There is nothing there except a sign, some rocks and a restroom that need repair. We were there about three minutes.

Thank Ronald C
Reviewed 12 October 2017

It may be the historic site of a once interesting Fort, but now there is nothing left. Pity. A few foundation stones and a state park plaque.

1  Thank Don C
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Not much of a fort, mainly ruins and only a quick stop. I would recommend reading on-line and not waste time stopping.

Thank Charles H
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the rock stairs and the overlook. I imagined times past and the battles that took place here.

Thank 840tonih
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to visit and get a little bit of local history in Hawaii it is not too hard to get to and well worth the trip the historical things you see there are amazing

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We stopped just a few minutes to take the time to eat a snack on our way back from Hanapepe Valley. Would not spend too much time to visit this historical site.

Thank ancas15
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