Tree trimming to close park entrance

The first entrance to Makena State Park will be closed from 7 a.m. to noon Thursday to trim overhanging and hazardous branches, the state Department of Land and Natural Resources Division of State Parks said.

The entrance will be closed for the safety of the public, the division said.

The entrance is normally open from 6 a.m. to 7:45 p.m. The second paved parking lot and the third entrance at the south end of the beach will remain open, beginning at 6 a.m.