Friday, March 13, 2020

Blowholes in Hawaii

Below in alphabetic order are listed notable blowholes in Hawaii which are known to Wondermondo: 1. City of Arches at Honaunau Bay Location:Western coast of Hawaii...

Moku Aeae Blowhole

At certain wave direction and rough weather from the cliffs through a blowhole rises up to 20 m tall fountain of mist and water. Location,...

Pirate Cave (Waiwaipuhi Sea Cave)

An enormous sea cave, 290 m long. It can be accessed only from the sea. Over the entrance falls a waterfall - thus every...

Open Ceiling Cave

Collapsed sea cave - a circular sea basin which is connected to the sea with a large cave - natural arch which is some...

Pools of Mokolea

A group of several tide pools and also one blowhole. This blowhole does not produce large splashes but it looks impressive due to a...

Lanai lookout blowhole

Small blowhole which creates a fountain at certain wind and wave directions. Location, GPS coordinates: 21.27582 N 157.68519 W Categories: Blowholes Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Oceania, United States, Hawaii, O'ahu,...

Makena Blowhole

Small blowhole in one of the most recent lava flows on Maui. Location, GPS coordinates: 20.65835 N 156.44193 W Categories: Blowholes Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Oceania, United States, Hawaii, Maui,...

Toilet Bowl in Oahu

Large hole in the rocks. With each wave, the level in this hole rises and then falls again through a cave. During storms here...

City of Arches at Honaunau Bay

Some 3 km long stretch of sea shore with numerous interesting geological formations in pahoehoe lava: natural arches, sinkholes and also several blowholes. Location, GPS...

Spitting Caves in Oahu

Sea caves with blowholes. As the wave enters the cave, air pressure forces a slanted fountain of mist and water. Location, GPS coordinates: 21.25954 N 157.70762...