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Kehena Black Sand Beach

51 locals recommend ·

Tips from locals

Jim And Mercy
Jim And Mercy
September 30, 2019
This small beach requires a short hike along a rough trail to access. The surf is normally rough and swimmers should exercise care. NOTE: this is a clothing optional beach,
Megan
Megan
June 03, 2019
Also located on Hwy 137 just a few miles past Kalapana. This black sand beach is considered a ‘hippie’ beach; it is clothing optional and you may encounter drum circles, dancing, campfires, and other festivities in the evening.
Kaiha
Kaiha
April 18, 2019
This is a secluded beach that is nude-friendly and for the whole family. So if you want a place to feel comfortable while you get that tan without lines, this is the safe place to go to the beach. Dolphins and Wales are also seen often here.
Victor
Victor
March 09, 2019
Clothing is optional
Brittany
Brittany
February 11, 2019
Kehena Beach is one of the few unofficial "clothing optional" beaches in Hawaii. It is a long, but narrow black-sand beach, which local residents also call Dolphin Beach because of the frequent appearances of spinner dolphins in this area. The beach was formed in 1955 when lava flowed down the sea…
Location
HI, 96778