About the Mountain

Tantalus is a small residential community located in the Ko’olau Mountains just outside the Honolulu City Center. Surrounded by the Makaki-Tantalus State Recreation Area, Tantalus is one of the few residential areas within a State of Hawai’i Conservation District.

The purpose of this web site is to provide information for our visitors and residents. Each section has been edited by one of our residents. We welcome your comments and interest in our special community.