Water shortage at summit
The visitor center nearest the summit is very low on water. Please use the toilets at Headquarters Visitor Center near the park entrance if possible.
Drive cautiously - Endangered birds land on roadway
Nene (Hawaiian geese) and 'ua'u (Hawaiian petrels) are nesting in the park and may land on or frequent park roads and parking lots. Drivers are reminded to drive at the posted speed limits and exercise caution.
Haleakala Visitor Center Parking Lot Rehabilitation In Progress
During construction, parking spaces at Haleakala Visitor Center (near the summit) will be reduced by at least 50%. Construction is scheduled for May 20 through June 6. Visitors and tour operators may experience delays. More »
Be A Junior Ranger
Junior Ranger Program
Kids ages 7-12 can participate in our free Junior Ranger program. Junior Ranger books can be picked up at our Headquarters Visitor Center, Haleakalā Summit Visitor Center, and the Kīpahulu Visitor Center.
WebRangers is an online Junior Ranger program for kids of ALL ages! If you like the National Parks, Historic Sites, and Monuments, you have an opportunity to learn about the various areas within the National Park System. If you complete all 50 activities, you will earn a free patch!
Click here to become a WebRanger today!
Did You Know?
If weather is favorable during your visit to the summit area of Haleakalā National Park you can see five other Hawaiian islands from the top of the mountain.