National Park Week at HaleakalāApril 26, 2012, 10:31 AM HST · Updated April 26, 10:32 AM 0 Comments
By Wendy Osher
In celebration of National Park Week, Haleakalā National Park is offering free admission through Sunday, April 29.
Summit Area activities include guided hikes through varying environments, a citizen scientist program, and trivia challenges.
Kīpahulu Area activities include Hawaiian cultural demonstrations, talk story hours, and guided hikes with views of waterfalls and streams.
The week began with a series of special events including Volunteer and Earth Day activities. There will also be a Junior Ranger Day coming up on April 28.
Tonight, Friends of Haleakalā National Park invites the public to a multi-media presentation titled A walk in the park: A how-to guide to camping, hiking, and service in Haleakalā National Park. The event will be held at UH Maui College, Ka Lama room 103, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.