Visiting This One Mountain Lake In Hawaii Is Like Experiencing A Dream

The Hawaiian Islands are positively magical, especially when you venture away from the luxury resorts and large cities to discover the island’s best landscapes, views, and hidden gems. From stunning caves and gorgeous swimming holes to beautiful temples and churches, there are countless ethereal spots found throughout the Aloha State, though no place is more dreamy than this mountain lake.

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Address: Mauna Kea Access Road, Hilo, HI, 96720

Have you ever visited Lake Waiau? If so, we’d love to hear about your experience in the comments below. Then, head on over to Facebook to join our Hawaii Nature Lovers Facebook group to share your favorite nature photos.

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