Haleakala closes due to weather

Haleakala National Park’s summit district was temporarily closed at 3 p.m. Sunday and will reopen once conditions improve, according to a news release.

All sunrise reservation holders for today should check the status of the park at www.nps.gov/hale prior to traveling to the district for sunrise. Updates are expected to be posted on the status of the park no later than at 4 a.m. today. 

The closure begins at the Summit Entrance Station on Haleakala Highway extending up to the summit.

Haleakala’s Kipahulu District remains open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Check www.nps.gov/hale for updates.


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