Last updated: March 23, 2016
Alerts & Conditions
Pools of `Ohe`o closed indefinitelyThe Pools of `Ohe`o in our Kīpahulu District are CLOSED indefinitely due to safety concerns with rockslides. Hiking trails in Kīpahulu remain open.
For your safetyThe Summit and Kīpahulu Districts are remote. An ambulance takes at least 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.
Scheduled Maintenance Work at Ohe`o PoolsScaling work on the Pools of `Ohe`o will begin in mid-January 2018 and is expected to finish in April 2018. Scaling involves removal of vegetation, loose debris, and rocks likely to fall.
Protect Our Native SpeciesTo reduce the spread of non-native seeds and diseases, please clean your vehicles and any horse or stock trailers before traveling into the park.