Rainbow near Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park entrance
Rainbow Over Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park Entrance

Photo by Paul Bieschke Jr.


Laws and Policies
Included in this section of governing policies and laws is the Superintendent's Compendium and Firearms Regulations

Park Planning and Projects
Information on current and past plans and projects. This section includes General Management Planning

Fire Management
Information on Fire Management policies, practices, prevention and awareness

Management Documents
A wide variety of documents, including regulations, final planning documents, and park operational procedures

Sister Parks
Sister Park partnerships promote international cooperation and collaboration to improve the protection, preservation and management of park sites

World Heritage Site
Recognized for its outstanding values, Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park has been designated a World Heritage Site (1987) and International Biosphere Reserve (1980)

Park Statistics
Visitor statistics, park acreage, and more

Filming in the park, commercial use authorizations, research, scattering of ashes, and weddings require special use permits

Press Releases
Current and archived news releases



Last updated: February 24, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 52
Hawaii National Park, HI 96718


(808) 985-6000

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