Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park can be found on the island of Hawaii. Hence it's name it contains a couple volcanoes both of which are active. It first became a national park on August 1, 1916 and covers roughly 500 square miles. The park is known for it's unusual camping and hiking spots and draws nearly 1.5 million visitors a year. Kilauea and Mauna Loa are the primary volcanos found in the park Manua Loa being the larger at a little over 13,500 feet and Kilauea the smaller at around 4,000 feet in elevation. Manua Loa is actually thought to be the biggest volcano on the planet. Each of these volcanos has erupted as recently as the early 1980's. None of the eruptions in the last 40 years or so have caused any fatalities. Camping, Hiking, and bicycling are favorite activities of tourists visiting the park. There are a couple campgrounds the lie within the parks borders. The first being Namakanipaio Campground, which requires registration, and Kulanaokuaiki which is free to the public. The park is opened 365 days a year 24 hours a day.

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News

Motorists advised to drive with caution on Highway 11 as post-eruption resurfacing begins in park

Work to resurface Highway 11 between mile markers 28 and 32 near the park entrance begins today, June 16, 2020. Motorists are advised to drive with caution and be prepared to stop.

Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park will begin to increase community access on May 20

Following guidance from the White House, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and state and local public health authorities, Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park is increasing community access.

2020 Cultural Festival Goes Virtual at Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park

Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park’s annual Cultural Festival, normally scheduled the first Saturday in July for nearly 40 years, will instead be held virtually July 5 through July 11 on social media due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Big Island (Hawái, EE.UU.)

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Parque Nacional de los Volcanes - caldera Kilauea y cráter Halema'uma'u

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Pu'u Loa Petroglyphs

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