The Big Island Overview

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The ‘youngest’ island in the chain, the ‘Big Island’ offers active volcanic evidence of its continuing growth, as well as sun-filled beaches with unique snorkeling and diving locations (for all levels of expertise and enjoyment!).


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Destinition Links:    (If you have a relevant link for The Big Island, please write us here.)
*  LET'S GO SHORE DIVE'N'! -- Dick Dresie, one of the shore diving pioneers, has been writing about Big Island diving for as long as we can remember. Check out his web site and book for additional excellent information about the Kona area.

Favorite books from our ShoreDiving library:
*  Hawaii The Big Island Revealed: The Ultimate Guidebook
*  Snorkel Hawaii: The Big Island
*  Big Island of Hawaii -- the rough Guide

 

The Big Island Shore Diving Site Map
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Shore Diving Site Map for The Big Island, Hawaiian Islands



The Big Island Shore Diving Sites

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Mahukona Overview 

1

Mahukona

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Reviews: 26   Average: 3.60

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Mile 6.3 Overview 

2

Mile 6.3

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Reviews: 2   Average: 3.28

SBIAN


Mile 4.9 Overview 

3

Mile 4.9

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Reviews: 6   Average: 3.00

SBIAN


Puako Church Overview 

4

Puako Church

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Reviews: 25   Average: 3.62

SBIAN


Puako Village End Overview 

5

Puako Village End

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Reviews: 39   Average: 3.76

SBIAN


Alua Beach Overview 

6

Alua Beach

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Reviews: 21   Average: 3.65

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Old Kona Airport beach Overview 

7

Old Kona Airport beach

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Reviews: 13   Average: 3.72

SBIAN


Kailua-Bay Overview 

8

Kailua-Bay

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Reviews: 7   Average: 3.55

SBIAN


Pahoehoe Beach Park Overview 

9

Pahoehoe Beach Park

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Reviews: 6   Average: 3.57

SBIAN


Mile Marker 4 Overview 

10

Mile Marker 4

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Reviews: 35   Average: 3.61

SBIAN


Kahalu'u Beach Park Overview 

11

Kahalu'u Beach Park

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Reviews: 11   Average: 3.49

SBIAN


Kealakekua Bay (Old Wharf) Overview 

12

Kealakekua Bay (Old Wharf)

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Reviews: 19   Average: 3.76

SBIAN


Kahauloa Bay Overview 

13

Kahauloa Bay

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Reviews: 1   Average: 3.00

SBIAN


Ke'ei Overview 

14

Ke'ei

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Reviews: 18   Average: 3.59

SBIAN


Place of Refuge Overview 

15

Place of Refuge

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Reviews: 81   Average: 3.90

SBIAN


Miloli'i Bay Overview 

16

Miloli'i Bay

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Reviews: 11   Average: 3.71

SBIAN


Kehena Overview 

17

Kehena

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Reviews: 5   Average: 2.86

SBIAN


Isaac Hale Beach Park Overview 

18

Isaac Hale Beach Park

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Reviews: 3   Average: 3.62

SBIAN


Richardson Beach Park Overview 

19

Richardson Beach Park

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Reviews: 7   Average: 3.41

SBIAN


Leleiwi Beach Park Overview 

20

Leleiwi Beach Park

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Reviews: 13   Average: 3.81

SBIAN


Kukio Bay Overview 

21

Kukio Bay

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Reviews: 4   Average: 3.70

SBIAN





The Big Island Unexplored Shore Diving Sites

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(worst) 1 <-----------------> 5 (best)

22

Honomalino Bay


Reviews:    Average: 0.00

SBIAN

23

Hookena State Beach Park
With Photos!


Reviews: 2   Average: 4.25

SBIAN

24

Keauhou Bay
With Photos!


Reviews: 2   Average: 3.39

SBIAN

25

Manini Beach
With Photos!


Reviews: 2   Average: 3.78

SBIAN

26

Manta Ray Dive
With Photos!


Reviews: 8   Average: 3.10

SBIAN

27

Pine Trees


Reviews: 1   Average: 2.89

SBIAN

28

The Blow Hole


Reviews: 2   Average: 2.90

SBIAN

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