Kamuela, Hawaii

Kamuela's actual name is Waimea, but because each US State can't have more than one post office of the same name Waimea is called Kamuela as its official post office name. The island of Kauai won and got to keep its city of Waimea while the Big Island changed it's Waimea to Kamuela.

You will find Wishard Gallery, Isaacs Art Center, the W. M. Keck Observatory and the Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope.

Parker Ranch it also located here. They are the largest privately owned cattle ranch in the US. In the early 1900's Spanish cowboys brought over traditional roping and riding skills. The king hired these cowboys to teach these skills to Hawaiians, thus creating a new breed of cowboys called Paniolo.

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