Mauna Loa and Nāmakanipaio Campground Closures
March 15, 2014 - Due to high wind advisories, Mauna Loa is closed to backcountry hiking or camping, Mauna Loa Road is closed beyond Kīpukapuaulu (Bird Park) and Nāmakanipaio campground is closed to tent camping due to possible falling tree limbs. More »
After Dark in the Park Video Archives - August 28 2012
August 28, 2012 - "Coin Forum: Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park 2012 Quarter"
The United States Mint will feature Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park on a commemorative 2012 quarter to be released Aug. 29, through the America the Beautiful Quarters program. Join Mint representatives and coin enthusiasts for an interactive presentation on American currency, and find out how long a quarter lasts, what it takes to engrave these special coins and much more. Program co-sponsored by Hawaiʻi Pacific Parks Association. For information, call (808) 985-6011 . Your $2.00 donation helps to support Park programs. Park Entrance Fees Apply.
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Did You Know?
Kīlauea Volcano has erupted lava almost continuously from its east rift zone since 1983. These lava flows have added about 500 acres of new land to the southern shore of Kīlauea and covered 8.7 miles (14 km) of highway with lava as deep as 115 feet (35 m). More...