Akaka Falls State Park – Hawaii Big Island – Epic Trip Adventures


Akaka Falls is one of the tallest waterfalls on the Big Island.  The walking trail through Akaka Falls State Park is a loop, with views of both Kahuna Falls and Akaka Falls  Our guide contains essential information on the best time to visit the falls, photos, a detailed map, and step-by-step instructions to Kahuna Falls and Akaka Falls.  Check out the video of our adventure hiking to Akaka Falls here!

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Akaka Falls – Adventure Statistics

Time Required: 45 minutes

Location: 17 miles (27km) north of Hilo

Distance: 0.4 miles (0.7km) north of Hilo

Highest Elevation: 800ft (300m)

Elevation Gain: not noteworthy

Difficulty: 2/10 – Paved trail

Season: All year round

Additional Requirements: N/A