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Wailua River, Kapaa

What it starred in: Scenes for "The Lost World: Jurassic Park" were shot upriver from the Fern Grotto. Scenes from "Outbreak" (1995) and "Pagan Love Story" (the 1950 Esther Williams musical) were also shot here. Tillson recommends kayaking up the Wailua, Kauai's only navigable river.
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