Alerts & Conditions

COVID-19 Limited Operations

The National Park Service (NPS) is working service wide with federal, state, and local public health authorities to closely monitor the COVID-19 pandemic and using a phased approach to increase access on a park-by-park basis. Based on guidance from the White House, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and state and local public health authorities, access to the park is as follows:

Park Operations effective December 11th, 2020:

  • Visitor Center open 7 days a week from 830-4pm including restroom facilities and parking lot.

  • Visitor services and information can be found here or please call (808) 326-9057 during the above hours.


  • All hiking trails
  • Beach and shoreline areas
  • Portable restroom facilities at Aiopiʻo (no water available).
  • Kaloko fishpond access road open from 8am-5pm.
  • Commercial and special use permits (Effective November 1st, 2020). CUA operators can resume operations if they meet all conditions here.


  • HPPA Bookstore (Limited opening on weekends, please call (808) 326-9057 for more information.


  • All programs, interpretive talks, and walks, including Ukulele and Hula classes.

While the listed areas are accessible for visitors to enjoy, a return to full operations will continue to be phased, and services may be limited. When recreating, please follow local area health orders, practice Leave No Trace principles, and avoid crowding and high-risk outdoor activities.

The CDC has offered guidance to help people recreating in parks and open spaces prevent the spread of infectious diseases. We will continue to monitor all park functions to ensure that visitors adhere to CDC guidance for mitigating risks associated with the transmission of COVID-19 and take any additional steps necessary to protect public health.


Current Weather in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii

The weather in the park is typically hot and sunny, with temperatures in the upper 80's.

Last updated: December 11, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

73-4786 Kanalani St. #14
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740


(808) 329-6881 x1329

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