Event

Sunrise Orientation

Haleakalā National Park

Fee:

Free. There is no fee to attend the sunrise orientation. However, all visitors entering the Summit District for sunrise must have an advance sunrise reservation ($1) and pay the park entrance fee ($30 per private vehicle).

Location: LAT/LONG: 21.000000, -156.000000


The orientation talk occurs near the Haleakalā Visitor Center (9,740 feet).

Repeating Event

Days:

Every day

Dates:

September 03, 2023 to July 31, 2024

Time:

Sunrise

Type of Event

Talk

The sunrise orientation will occur around 15 minutes prior to sunrise, contingent upon conditions.


Description

The sunrise orientation features a brief overview of the summit area, important rules for visiting the park, and the cultural significance of this sacred place. The orientation talk may be followed by an oli, or Hawaiian chant, to welcome the rising sun and the beginning of a new day.

Reservation or Registration: Yes

There is no registration required to attend the sunrise orientation. However, all visitors planning on entering the park for sunrise must have an advance sunrise reservation via recreation.gov.
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