A wave rider takes it easy on a shoulder high roller at Kahalu’u Beach Park in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. This surf break is popular with novice and experienced surfers alike, offering an inside and outside reef breaks along with a fairly protected cove. It is a short paddle out to the waves and the view of Hualalai Mountain from the water is unparalleled on clear mornings.
Although this spot can get crowded with surf schools. lesson takers, and locals, its typically friendly and fun.
When the surf is flat, the snorkeling here is excellent with beautiful hard corals and a variety of reef fish all in shallow, clear water.