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One Ali'i Fishpond

at One Ali'i Park, Highway 450, Kaunakakai, Molokai, HI
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Another Piece Of Molokai History

Molokai's shallow flats along the south shore were ideal for building fishponds. At certain times... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2016
KulaBob
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Maui
Beautiful spot for a picnic

We had a wonderful picnic lunch on a table under the trees, looking out at the water. Very... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2016
Calgarytraveller2
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Calgary, Canada
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  • Very good14%
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“cultural” (2 reviews)
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at One Ali'i Park, Highway 450, Kaunakakai, Molokai, HI
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

Molokai's shallow flats along the south shore were ideal for building fishponds. At certain times of year the Hawaiians made fishing kapu. This was done to protect the resource. Hence, they used fishponds to provide the needed protein. Maintenance was and is a continual issue...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2016

We had a wonderful picnic lunch on a table under the trees, looking out at the water. Very peaceful, quiet spot the day we were there.

Thank Calgarytraveller2
Reviewed 28 February 2016

One Ali'i County Park is located about four miles east of downtown Kaunakaki. It is a large, well-maintained park with a shallow, well-protected beach area which is great for the children, a large, expansive grass area, a small children playground, and a large pavilion on...More

Thank J R W
Reviewed 6 February 2016

the water is shallow and waves are nearly not exhistant here. Makes this a great place for the little ones to play in the water with some sense of safety.

Thank ontheroadkev
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Disappointed in how it was touted - obviously of historical importance as a royal fish pond but I wasn't impressed with the fish pond (difficult to see) or the park.

Thank Svensk11
Reviewed 7 March 2015

My hubby and I rented bikes and happened across this park. It was beautifully stunning. We spent about an hour here just taking it all in. We were here in December of 2012, but it touched my soul and hasn't let go.

Thank Majickl27
Reviewed 15 February 2015

i was looking for that place but i was'n able to get there! on my book there was a very nice explanation, but you can get there only if on an organized tour

Thank cate a
Reviewed 9 February 2015

We hung out here on day trip to the island and it was so quiet and peaceful. We got in the shallow water of the fishpond and enjoyed catching some sun.

Thank travelmiamor
Reviewed 20 July 2014

really a beautiful place to relax and take in this ancient fishing pond. about 5 minutes from down town kaunanakakai.

Thank angelina1813
Reviewed 3 May 2014

Minutes from Molokai Shores condos. Clean grounds + sheltered picnic area. Nice beach. Loved the fishpond and found its history and purpose interesting.

Thank 46Lil
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