HaHipushiyot Scenic Lookout (Mitzpor HaHipushiyot), Nofit
Location: Hof HaCarmel Forest
Description: A scenic lookout commemorating 85 fallen soldiers of the Shayetet 13 unit who fell in action. The scenic lookout overlooks the coast stretching from Neve Yam to Kibbutz HaBonim.
Directions: A. From the old coastal road (Route 4) turn east between Km markers 182 and 183 towards Kerem Maharal (Route 7021). Drive 2 km and before reaching the moshav turn left according to the sign pointing to the scenic road. B. From the old coastal road (Route 4, between Km markers 182 and 183) turn east towards Merav Center, the cultural and sports center of the Hof HaCarmel communities. Before the center’s entrance, turn left, ascend with the road and connect to the scenic road next to Ofer Scenic Lookout.
The HaHipushiyot (Beetles) Observation Point at Nofit. Photo: KL-JNF Archive