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.
Every Thursday Weekly from 12/26/2013 to 12/18/2014Location: Summit Area | Map Time: 8:45 AM to 12:30 PM Fee Information: No charge Contact Name: Park Staff Contact Phone Number: (808) 572-4400
Join a park naturalist for a hike through The Nature Conservancy's Waikamoi Preserve. This 3-mile, 3.5 hour hike focuses on the history, plants, and animals of the area. Reservations are accepted up to one week in advance. Call (808) 572-4400.More »