Haleakalā: The Ultimate Classroom

Haleakalā National Park spans from sea level to 10,023 feet, encompassing diverse ecosystems from tropical rain forests to alpine deserts. In the natural laboratory of the park, students can experience the culture, history, geology, and unique biological wonders that make Haleakalā special. Plan a field trip, find lesson plans, register for distance learning, and more as you as you use Haleakalā as your classroom!

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‘Ōlelo Hawaiʻi Classroom Materials

E mākaʻikaʻi aku ʻoe i kā makou hale waihona puke uila o nā haʻawina a me nā mea i pono ai no ka loiloi ʻana.

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Classroom Materials

Browse our online library of curriculum-based lesson plans and activities.

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Plan a Field Trip

Learn how to bring your class to Haleakalā National Park for a 3.5 hour, ranger-led field trip.

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Distance Learning

Virtually bring Haleakalā National Park and a ranger to your classroom.

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Become a Junior Ranger

Become a Haleakalā Junior Ranger! Learn about the park, the Hawaiian language, and more!

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Plan Your Visit

Want to learn at your own pace? Make your visit more enjoyable and know before you go.

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Alerts and Conditions

Review current alerts and updates for Haleakalā National Park.

Last updated: May 2, 2024

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

Haleakalā National Park
PO Box 369

Makawao, HI 96768


808 572-4400

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