Aloha ‘Āina – Weed the Stream at Makiki Valley State Recreation Area
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Monitor local surf and weather reports prior to your park visit.

[MAUI] UPDATED 7/12/24 – Polipoli Spring State Recreation Area: Access to the park and cabin is CLOSED until further notice due to the recent Kula wildfire.

[KAUAʻI] UPDATED 7/1/24 – Polihale State Park: Queen's Pond access Road is CLOSED June 17-21 (M-F) for rock placement.  Pedestrian traffic should be aware of heavy equipment traversing through the area.  The park remains open - visitors should access via Cane Top access road and points beyond.

[HAWAI’I] UPDATED 7/1/24 –'Akaka Falls State Park is closed this week for additional repair work. Expected to reopen this weekend 7/6/24.

[KAUAʻI] UPDATED 6/18/24 –Kalalau Trail, Nāpali Coast State Wilderness Park: Camping permits held back for local residents during summer, see Kalalau Trail site for more information.

[KAUAʻI] UPDATED 6/18/24 – Kōkeʻe State Park: The gate to Puʻu O Kila Lookout will be closed to vehicular traffic due to road repairs beginning 3/19/24. The lookout will still be accessible by pedestrians, parking is available at Kalalau lookout.

[HAWAI'I] UPDATED 6/18/24 -  West Hawaii State Parks to close early on the 4th of July at 5 PM. Parks effected are: Kekaha Kai SP—Mahai’ula section and Manini’owali (Kua Bay) section, Kiholo SPR, Hapuna Beach SRA and Waialea section

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Aloha ‘Āina – Weed the Stream at Makiki Valley State Recreation Area

April 22, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

State Parks Curator Aina Wellness Academy (AWA) is having an “Aloha Aina – Weed the Stream” Earth Day Event on Saturday, April 22, 2023, at Makiki Valley State Recreation Area from 8:00am to 12:00pm.

Join the Makiki Valley watershed partners; Hawaii Nature Center, Division of Forestry and Wildlife, Maunalaha Residents, Halau Ku Mana, Hana Hauoli, Punahou School, along with State Parks Curators Aina Wellness Academy on Earth Day, as they Aloha ʻĀina and Weed the Stream! Enjoy end of hana entertainment, native plants, and a fundraising pop-up for all volunteers/participants!

Email State Parks Curator Māhealani and Kalā to RSVP!

RSVP: [email protected]


April 22, 2023
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Māhealani & Kalā
(808) 670-6005


Makiki Valley State Recreation Area
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