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A hula performance at Puuhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park on June 25, 2011. Hawaii 24/7 File Photo

Cultural Festival at Puuhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park this weekend

The Annual Cultural Festival at Pu`uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park will be held on the weekend of June 30 and July 1 to celebrate the 51st anniversary of the establishment of the park. The park entrance fee is waived.

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Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park in Kailua-Kona will be closed all day Saturday. Pu`ukohola Heiau National Historic Site in Kawaihae (Kohala Coast) will be open normal hours (7:45am-5:00pm), but Highway 270 (Akoni Pule Highway) will be closed 8:00am-3:30pm.

Two National Parks affected by Ironman Triathlon Saturday (Oct 7)

Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park in Kailua-Kona will be closed all day Saturday. Pu`ukohola Heiau National Historic Site in Kawaihae (Kohala Coast) will be open normal hours (7:45am-5:00pm), but Highway 270 (Akoni Pule Highway) will be closed 8:00am-3:30pm.

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The National Park Service is extending the deadline for public comment on four preliminary alternatives that detail a future vision for the park. As part of an on-going effort to develop a General Management Plan and a Wilderness Study and Environmental Impact Statement (GMP/Wilderness Study/EIS), written and on-line comments will continue to be received through the fall.

Input needed for Hawaii Volcanoes National Park management plan and wilderness study

The National Park Service is extending the deadline for public comment on four preliminary alternatives that detail a future vision for the park. As part of an on-going effort to develop a General Management Plan and a Wilderness Study and Environmental Impact Statement (GMP/Wilderness Study/EIS), written and on-line comments will continue to be received through […]

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39th Annual Ho‘oku‘ikahi Establishment Day Hawaiian Cultural Festival at Pu‘ukohola Heiau National Historic Site

A weekend of Hawaiian culture in Kawaihae

39th Annual Ho‘oku‘ikahi Establishment Day Hawaiian Cultural Festival at Pu‘ukohola Heiau National Historic Site

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A medic unit transferring a patient from Ka‘u Hospital to Hilo Medical Center came across a one vehicle crash at 1:29 a.m. Sunday (June 12) near the 36 mile marker of Highway 11 in the Volcano area.

One dead in early morning crash Sunday (June 12)

A medic unit transferring a patient from Ka‘u Hospital to Hilo Medical Center came across a one vehicle crash at 1:29 a.m. Sunday (June 12) near the 36 mile marker of Highway 11 in the Volcano area.

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The National Park Service and the FAA invite the public to comment on several preliminary alternatives as part of an effort to develop an Air Tour Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement for Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park.

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park taking public comments on air tour overflights

The National Park Service and the FAA invite the public to comment on several preliminary alternatives as part of an effort to develop an Air Tour Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement for Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park.

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Pu`uhonua o Honaunau and Kaloko Honokohau National Historical Park staff continue to assess damage to park resources, trails, and coastal areas. The tsunami came ashore at Pu`uhonua o Honaunau and Kaloko Honokohau National Historical Parks on the morning of March 11, 2011, entered into the near coastal regions of the parks, over topping walls and surged inland hundreds of feet. National Park Service crews will continue to assess coastal areas of both National Parks for the coming days and weeks.

Update on West Hawaii National Parks tsunami damage

Pu`uhonua o Honaunau and Kaloko Honokohau National Historical Park staff continue to assess damage to park resources, trails, and coastal areas. The tsunami came ashore at Pu`uhonua o Honaunau and Kaloko Honokohau National Historical Parks on the morning of March 11, 2011, entered into the near coastal regions of the parks, over topping walls and […]

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At Kaloko Honokohau National Historical Park the unimproved road to Kaloko Fishpond remains closed as the coastal trail, picnic and parking area at the pond have been damaged and debris cover the ground far inland.

Tsunami damaged areas of two Kona National Parks remain closed to public

At Kaloko Honokohau National Historical Park the unimproved road to Kaloko Fishpond remains closed as the coastal trail, picnic and parking area at the pond have been damaged and debris cover the ground far inland.

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Hawai‘i Island residents and visitors are invited to join a scientist-guided walk through a stark volcanic landscape of skeletal tree trunks, bleached white by decades of sun exposure, and cinder- and spatter-covered ground on Jan. 22.

Walk the Devastation Trail on Kilauea Volcano Saturday (Jan 22)

Hawai‘i Island residents and visitors are invited to join a scientist-guided walk through a stark volcanic landscape of skeletal tree trunks, bleached white by decades of sun exposure, and cinder- and spatter-covered ground on Jan. 22.

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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park offering free admission all weekend; rangers leading summit hikes

Go take a hike! National Trails Day on Saturday (June 5)

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park offering free admission all weekend; rangers leading summit hikes

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Pu‘uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park is offering an audio tour of the park via cell phone and smart phones like the iPhone.

Get a tour of the national parks via your cell phone

Pu‘uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park is offering an audio tour of the park via cell phone and smart phones like the iPhone.

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Weather permitting, Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park will conduct a prescribed burn at Kealakomowaena, located near the end of Chain of Craters Road, on Wednesday, June 3, 2009.

Hawai‘i Volcanoes sets prescribed burn for June 3rd

Weather permitting, Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park will conduct a prescribed burn at Kealakomowaena, located near the end of Chain of Craters Road, on Wednesday, June 3, 2009.

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Hawai‘'i Volcanoes' visitors, native plants and animals, roads, and trails to benefit from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act 2009.

Hawaii Volcanoes Park to benefit from American Recovery and Reinvestment Act

Hawai‘’i Volcanoes’ visitors, native plants and animals, roads, and trails to benefit from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act 2009.

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Rebuilding a hale at Volcanoes National Park

Rebuilding a hale at Volcanoes National Park

MEDIA RELEASE Perpetuate Native Hawaiian Culture:  Help Rebuild the Hale at the Pa Hula Join in a rare opportunity to learn from a master craftsman how to construct and thatch a traditional hale (Hawaiian house). Sign up as a Volunteer-in-Park (VIP) and work alongside Larry Kuamo‘o and his kokua, Eddie Kuahiwinui and Joey Ki’ili, as […]

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