Active Bee Swarms on Pali Trail
Bee hives and swarms have been observed in the vicinity of switchback 26 on the Pali (cliff) Trail. Additional hives may be along the trail. Hikers should be observant of their surroundings and exercise caution.
Fees & Reservations
The National Park Service does not charge any entrance fees for admission to Kalaupapa National Historical Park. However, there are fees associated with transportation to the park if you ride a mule, or take a flight into Kalaupapa airport. Walking the pali (cliff) trail is free.
To be granted access to the park you must be part of a scheduled commercial tour, which charges a fee.
To learn more about modes of transportation to the park and associated costs visit our Directions page.
Did You Know?
Hawaiian Monk seals are endangered and extremely rare. Most reside in the Northwest Islands of Hawaii. Several pups are born each year on the secluded beaches of the Kalaupapa peninsula. More...