Hawai'i Volcanoes
National Park

Active Volcanic Landscapes
Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park, established on August 1, 1916, is an American National Park located in the U.S. state of Hawaii on the island of Hawaii. It encompasses two active volcanoes: Kīlauea, one of the world's most active volcanoes, and Mauna Loa, the world's most massive shield volcano. The park delivers scientists insight into the birth of the Hawaiian Islands and ongoing studies into t…
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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park protects one of the most active volcanic areas in…
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Hike on an easy but lightly-traveled path from the main visitor center at Hawai’…
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Mauna Loa, literally long mountain, is the most massive mountain in the world, a…
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Hike along an abandoned road in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park to the edge of th…
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This long dayhike or backpack is one of the best in the entire National Park, an…
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If you only have time for one quick hike in the Park, this is probably the best …
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A desert in Hawai'i? The Kaʻū Desert isn't technically a desert because it recei…
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Getting to see flowing lava is the premier experience on the Big Island and migh…
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Pu'u Loa petroglyph field in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on the Big Island of…
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These hikes are all accessible in the main Kīlauea Caldera section of the Park, …
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Literally meaning "hairy hill," this is a nice hike along an interpretive trail …
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A desert in Hawai'i? The Kaʻū Desert isn't technically a desert because it recei…
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This 116,000 acre section of Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park was added in 2003 b…
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