• A view of the cinder desert

    Haleakalā

    National Park Hawai'i

There are park alerts in effect.
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  • O`heo Stream and Pools Closed

    The O`heo stream, located along the Pipiwai Trail, remains closed due to high water and damaged stream monitoring equipment. Visitors are advised to abide by posted “stream closed” signs and the direction of park staff.

  • 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.

Event Details

  • Everyday from 07/06/2012 to 07/06/2013

    Location: Haleakala Visitor Center Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Fee Information: No fee Contact Name: Haleakala National Park Contact Phone Number: (808) 572-4400

Daily at 10am and 11am park naturalists lead 20 minute hikes along Pa Ka'oao (White Hill) Trail. Topics include Hawaiian uses of the area, plants, animals, geology, climate, and more. Meet at the Haleakala Visitor Center. No reservations required. We recommend bringing athletic shoes, water, cold protection, and sun protection.