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(Click on image to watch video) NĀPALI COAST & KALALAU TRAIL FOCUS OF INCREASED STATE STEWARDSHIPOne Arrested, 70 Cited, and Tons of Trash Airlifted Out Combined law enforcement and clean-up operations at the world-renowned Kalalau… Read More »

DLNR Seeks Input on the Alternatives for the Park Master Plan UPDATE 2/1/16 – Interested people are invited to review and discuss the preliminary alternatives for the management and development of Kealakekua Bay State Historical… Read More »

‘Iao Valley State Monument on Maui reopened at 7 a.m. on Saturday, January 23, following completion of various park improvements, including closures of the two large capacity cesspools in the park that were mandated via… Read More »

Natural and Cultural Resource Management Efforts Continue at Ka‘ena Point Apply for a 2016 Kaʻena Vehicle Access Permit online download 2016 Permit Rules & Conditions download map of designated roads at Kaʻena Pointdownload Permit FAQs… Read More »

Visitors are cautioned that there is currently an outbreak of Dengue Fever affecting the Big Island of Hawaii.  Dengue fever is a viral illness spread by mosquitoes – Dengue cannot be spread directly from person… Read More »

THE MAKAPUʻU LIGHTHOUSE TRAIL IS OPEN HONOLULU, UPDATE 2/3/2016. The repaving of the Makapu’u Lighthouse Trail was completed in October 2015. Several of the new viewing areas and rest benches along the trail are finished,… Read More »

Comments will be accepted through October 8, 2015 Download Master Plan/EIS LIHU‘E, KAUA‘I —  The Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of State Parks will continue to accept public comments on the Master Plan… Read More »

Public Meeting to be Held  August 19 Download Master Plan/EIS LIHU‘E, KAUA‘I —  The Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of State Parks will hold a public meeting next week on the Master Plan… Read More »

The Kalalau Trail in the Nāpali Coast State Wilderness Park is likely the most heavily used hiking trail in Hawaiʻi. An estimated 500,000 visitors and residents use the spectacular trail each year. Sandwiched between the… Read More »

Smoking is now banned in all Hawaiʻi State Parks, as a new law – Act 123, SLH 2015 – went into effect as of July 1, 2015.  The ban includes smoking, including electronic cigarettes, and… Read More »