Haleakalā National Park News
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Haleakalā Crater Palikū Wilderness Cabin Reservation System to Open on August 23
August 19, 2021 | 1:12 pm
Kula, Maui —Backpackers will soon be able to reserve and stay overnight on weekends at Palikū cabin located in Haleakalā Crater. Reservations for Palikū wilderness cabin will go live on Recreation.gov beginning August 23, 2021 between 7:00 -7:30 am Hawaiian Standard Time (HST).
Drawing Connections: Climate Change Threatens to Silence the Voice of the Forest
August 13, 2021 | 7:55 am
Kula, Maui —The National Park Service has released a new short film called Drawing Connections: Haleakalā National Park. The film sheds light on how climate change is impacting the park’s most critical endangered species, Hawaiian honeycreepers.
Hawai‘i Volcanoes and Haleakalā National Parks Offer Community Free Entrance to Celebrate 105th Birthdays on August 1
July 26, 2021 | 12:04 pm
Kula, Maui —Hawaiʻi Volcanoes and Haleakalā National Parks have much in common: rare silverswords, nēnē, sacred volcanic summits and even their own specialty license plates. Founded as one park in 1916 and called “Hawaii National Park,” both parks invite the community to celebrate their 105th birthdays on Sunday, August 1 with free entrance.
Haleakalā Crater Wilderness Cabins and Reservation System to Open on July 1
June 23, 2021 | 8:39 am
Kula, Maui —Visitors will soon be able to reserve and stay overnight in the cabins located in Haleakalā Crater. Reservations for wilderness cabins Hōlua and Kapalaoa will go live on Recreation.gov beginning July 1, 2021 at 7 am Hawaiian Standard Time (HST).
Haleakalā National Park Summit Road Improvement Project
May 27, 2021 | 2:23 pm
Kula, Maui —The summit road in Haleakalā National Park will undergo a road improvement project beginning June 2, 2021 through August 31, 2021.
New Online Reservation System for Hosmer Grove Campground in Haleakalā National Park
May 26, 2021 | 7:00 pm
Kula, HI— Visitors to Haleakalā National Park will soon be able to reserve Hosmer Grove Campground campsites in advance of their visit.
Park Ranger Tips for Visiting Haleakalā National Park
May 13, 2021 | 11:22 am
Kula, Maui —Planning to visit Haleakalā National Park? Below are some insider tips from park rangers on how to have a memorable and safe experience.
Haleakalā Crater Now Open for Overnight Wilderness Camping
April 22, 2021 | 3:29 pm
Kula, Maui —Visitors planning to backpack in Haleakalā National Park are now able to reserve Haleakalā Crater wilderness campsites in advance online. The new reservation system through Recreation.gov and wilderness camping in Haleakalā Crater officially opened on Earth Day, April 22 at 7 am HST.
New Online Reservation System for Haleakalā Crater Wilderness Campsites
April 15, 2021 | 1:46 pm
Kula, Maui —Visitors intending to backpack in Haleakalā National Park will soon be able to reserve Haleakalā Crater wilderness campsites in advance. Reservations for wilderness campsites Palikū and Hōlua will go live on Recreation.gov beginning April 22, 2021 at 7 am Hawaiian Standard Time (HST).
Haleakalā National Park Celebrates National Park Week April 17-25, 2021
April 14, 2021 | 1:20 pm
Kula, Maui —Each year, National Park Week is a special time to celebrate national parks and programs across the country and to encourage everyone to discover the nation's diverse natural and cultural heritage. National Park Week will be celebrated Saturday, April 17 through Sunday, April 25.