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    Hawai'i Volcanoes

    National Park Hawai'i

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Event Details

  • 04/27/2013

    Location: Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park Kahuku Unit - Hwy 11 near mile marker 70.5 Time: 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM Fee Information: Free event Contact Name: Division of Interpretation Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 808-985-6011

Take a short hike to an overlook located on the Upper Palm Trail. From the overlook, rangers will orient you to numerous prominent geologic features of the many eruptions of the Southwest Rift Zone of Mauna Loa. Learn about the fascinating natural processes that create these features and the cultural traditions associated with them.

Pack a lunch to enjoy during the program.