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Sunset Beach Park, Haleiwa

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Suit up, grab your board (or flippers), and hit the waves at Sunset Beach Park, one of the island's most legendary surfing spots. Nestled along Oahu's wild northern shore, the beach boasts long stretches of soft sand, swaying palm trees, and wide-open ocean views. Depending on the season, surfers flock to the area to catch some of its towering waves or participate in the famous Vans Triple Crown of Surfing. You can certainly join in, if you have the proper skills and knowledge. Otherwise, indulge in some of the region's most popular snorkeling and swimming zones, or just kick back and relax on the sand. Keep in mind while in the water that the beach has very strong riptides, so always follow basic safety precautions. To visit Sunset Beach Park and other attractions in Haleiwa, use our Haleiwa road trip site .
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  • Nice, not too busy beach. Parking was no problem for us. Wide beach, no too high waves and clear water. The sunset was a bit spoiled by clouds but the magnificent sky colors made our day complete.  more »
  • Despite the traffic to get there, this beach was absolutely awesome. We always found parking in the lot across from the main beach and there is a shower to clean off afterwards. The water is bad for s...  more »
  • Beautiful beach, nice surf and great views. Will defo go back here. It was easy for our kids and last but not least very clean.  more »
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