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:

Open (as of July 10, 2020) on FRIDAYS, SATURDAYS, & SUNDAYS ONLY:

  • Visitor Center parking lot

  • Visitor Center and restroom facilities

  • Visitor services

Open Every Day:

  • All hiking trails
    • For daytime exercise and outdoor recreational experience
  • Beach and shoreline areas
    • For hiking, ocean recreation and fishing (following state regulations).
  • Port-a-John facilities at Aiopiʻo
  • Kaloko fishpond access road


  • HPPA Bookstore
  • Picnic Area at Kaloko Pond


  • All programs, interpretive talks, and walks
  • Commercial and special use permits

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: July 11, 2020

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Mailing Address:

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


(808) 329-6881 x1329

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