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Tree Removal to Cause Closures at Haleakala National Park

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A section of the Pīpīwai Trail, from the foot bridges to Waimoku Falls, in the Kīpahulu District of Haleakala National park, will be closed on Monday, March 12 and Tuesday, March 13.

The closure will allow staff to remove hazardous invasive trees along the trail.

Park officials say the lower section of Pīpīwai Trail as well as Kūloa Point Trail will not be affected by this closure and Pīpīwai Trail will be fully reopened on March 14.

The Pools of ‘Oheʻo remain closed until rockslide mitigation is completed.

In addition,  Hosmer Grove Campground will be closed from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, March 13 for Hazardous Tree Removal.

Hosmer Grove is located in the Summit District of Haleakalā National Park at 6,800 feet. The campground will reopen at 5 p.m. on March 13.

Other camping options are available on Maui including Polipoli State park in the Kula Forest Reserve.



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