A Trip To This Little Known Ancient Ruin In Hawaii Is Truly One In A Million
There is something strangely beautiful about man-made structures being taken back by the land — and Hawaii definitely has its fair share of abandoned places, artifacts, and ancient ruins. When people move on, the remains are often abandoned amid the landscape, and some of these places have been left to battle with nature for so long that they have become ruins that will almost certainly transport you to a bygone era of Hawaiian history. Slowly crumbling to the ground, that is the case with Lapakahi Village.
The trail is found within the Lapakahi State Historical Park on the northern Kohala Coast of Hawaii Island off of HI-270. The park is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., and you can learn more by visiting the Hawaii State Parks website.
With more than 10 years of experience as a professional writer, Megan holds a degree in Mass Media from her home state of Minnesota. After college, she chose to trade in her winter boots for slippahs and moved to the beautiful island of Oahu, where she has been living for more than five years. She lives on the west side but is constantly taking mini-road trips across the island and visits the neighboring islands whenever she can getaway. She loves hiking, snorkeling, locally-grown coffee, and finding the best acai bowl on Oahu.