Kihāhouna Heiau

Kihāhouna Heiau (HM89K)

Location: Koloa, HI 96756 Kauai County
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Country: United States of America
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N 21° 52.433', W 159° 27.417'

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Kōloa Heritage Trail — Ka Ala Hele Waiwai Ho?olina o Kōloa

— Preserving the Heritage of Po—ipū & Kōloa —

The walled heiau (temple) that once stood here was 130 feet by 90 feet; dedicated to Kāne, a major god of Hawai?i, Hulokoki, a bird god, Kū-hai-moana and Ka-moho-ali?i, two shark gods. Three hala-lihilihi-?ula trees situated on the outside of the naupaka hedge mark the heiau perimeter.
HM NumberHM89K
Marker Number5
Placed ByPo?ipū Beach Foundation
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 8:11pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)4Q E 452791 N 2418937
Decimal Degrees21.87388333, -159.45695000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 21° 52.433', W 159° 27.417'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds21° 52' 25.98" N, 159° 27' 25.02" W
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Area Code(s)808
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2251 Poipu Rd, Koloa HI 96756, US
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