Kawilinau

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Haleakala National Park, HI - Map It
(808) 572-4400

AAA Editor Notes

Kawilinau, near the valley‘s center in Haleakalā National Park, is 65 feet deep and may be observed from the rim. The head of the Sliding Sands Trail is at Haleakalā Visitor Center on the valley rim. This difficult trail begins with a steep descent to the crater floor. The trail skirts, but does not enter, the pit. Note: Wear sturdy shoes and carry sufficient water. Free trail maps are available at all visitor centers.
Included in 3-day park pass of $15 (per private vehicle); $10 (per motorcyclist); $8 (per pedestrian or bicyclist). A Hawai‘i Tri-park Annual Pass (which also includes Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park and Pu‘uhonua o Hōnaunau National Historical Park) is $25.
Hours: Park open daily 24 hours, except during extreme weather conditions. Park Headquarters Visitor Center daily 8-3:45.