Winter Hawaii Beach Guide and Infographics
Are you an adrenaline junkie searching for the perfect wave? Looking for love and a stunning sunset? Seeking a shore to create the ultimate sand sculpture? Well, here are 3 ways to find your perfect beach experience.
Fun maps of favorite locations recommended by our Facebook friends: Oahu, Maui, Kauai, Hawaii Island
Google Beach Maps
Our beach picks plotted on Google maps. Check it out, get directions, and go! Oahu, Maui, Kauai, Hawaii Island
Choose an activity and find your way to a special beach that's sure to please.
An Important Message About Ocean Safety
As lifeguards like to say, if in doubt, don't go out. It's always good to consult a lifeguard about ocean conditions before entering the ocean. Our ocean changes daily. A tranquil bay during the summer may turn to wild and pounding surf during winter. Here are some basic safety tips to keep in mind:
||Swim at lifeguarded beaches only.
||Spend a minimum of 20 minutes observing ocean conditions before entering the water. Waves come in sets, and the ocean may appear calm between sets of waves.
||Be observant of wet rocks. They are an indication of how far the water may run up on the beach.
||Do not fight a rip current if you get caught in one. Go with it. Wait for the current to dissipate then swim back to shore.
||Watch river mouths and stream openings for strong currents.
||Use the buddy system. Do not swim alone.