No Potable Water Available in Kipahulu
Due to a leak in the main waterline in Kīpahulu there is no potable water in Kīpahulu for the foreseeable future. The leak was discovered on July 23, 2014 during routine inspections. Visitors should bring their own drinking water.
For your safety
The Summit and Kīpahulu Districts are remote. An ambulance can take up to 45 minutes to arrive at either district from the nearest town. People with respiratory or other medical conditions should also be aware that the summit of Haleakalā is at 10,000 ft.
Drive cautiously - Endangered birds land on roadway
Nēnē (Hawaiian geese) 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.
Current CUA Holders
Businesses with Valid Commercial Use Authorizations
Note: "*" indicates sunrise tour operators.
Magic Maui Inc. - (808) 757-0528
Hike Maui - (808) 879-5270
*Pualani Adventures - (808) 875-6655 or (808) 871-7233
Kipahulu Ohana - (808) 248-8673
Reiseagentur Brandner - ++49-711-579889
Road-based Vehicle Tours
Akina Aloha Tours - (808) 879-2828
*Bike It Maui No Ka Oi - (808) 878-3364
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Did You Know?
While native species once arrived every 30,000 years, today a new species hitchhikes to Hawaiʻi about once every 20 days. Many of these amazing travelers can be found in Haleakalā National Park.