Maui / Spreckelsville (Uppers)

Continent
North America
Country
Hawaii (USA)
Next Big City
Kahului, Maui
Next Town
Kahului
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Parking

Water

Type:
Chop, Medium wave, Big wave
Hazards:
No information
Quality:
Crystal clear
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Tropical smooth water inside with grinding outer reef. Tide is not an issue. Waves are all time from September to May. For expert riders only.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Small
Hazards:
None
Beach Users:
None

Sandy Beach. Which is 1 mile wide from the point in front of the airport runway. To the west there is a 'No Kiteboarding' zone. Don't launch your kite here.

Wind

Best Months:
May, June, July, August, September, October
Wind Type:
Trade
Best Direction:
NE, ENE, E
Main Direction:
NE, ENE, E

The wind will typically start up around 9 am until 6 pm. May thru October offers the best winds for windsurfing and kiteboarding. Strong trade winds. Works only in Northerly winds.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

Just east of the Kahului Airport. Get on Hana Hwy, exit on Akala Road and park at Laulea Road/Place.

Extra information

Rules
Zones

No kiteboarding allowed at Sprecklesville.

Nightlife

Good nightlife in Kahului.