Hawaii Tip No. 6: windsurfing Maui


This beach close to Paia on windward Maui is the birthplace of windsurfing. Wave jumping is required.
Kanaha Beach Park
Kite-boarders and windsurfers commandeer different ends of this beach near the airport. Quite a sight.
Mai Poina ‘Oe Iau Beach Park
Long name, big windsurfing, in North Kihei.
Haycraft Beach Park
Wind whips over the isthmus at Ma‘alaea Bay, fuel for windsurfers.
Waiehu Beach Park
This hidden park just north of Wailuku is the next big thing for kite-boarders.

For all other islands, consult your No Worries Hawaii guidebook.