Events

Sunday, August 9, 2015
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sunday Walk in the Park FHVNP

Footprints/Mauna Iki Trail  Join FHVNP Board Member Linda Schubert for this month’s hike where we will explore the Footprints Trail to Mauna Iki in the Ka‘u Desert. The 4-mile round trip hike begins at the Footprints trailhead, where we will follow an ‘a‘a lava flow and descend to the sandy desert to look for footprints fossilized […]

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Friday, August 14, 2015
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Volunteer Forest Restoration Project FHVNP Forest Restoration

The Friends of Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park hosts our next volunteer FOREST RESTORATION PROJECT on Friday, August 14, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. to 3 p.m. This month we will be working at the Kahuku unit of Hawai`i Volcanoes National Park. We will be removing invasive plants in a kipuka of native Ohia forest with a nice mix of other […]

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Friday, September 11, 2015
Volunteer Forest Restoration Project FHVNP Forest Restoration

The Friends of Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park hosts our next volunteer FOREST RESTORATION PROJECT on Friday, September 11, 2015. Project information and details coming soon!  We look forward to working with you on many important projects this year! Please save the dates for our upcoming Forest Restoration Projects in 2015 October 16, Friday November 20, Friday

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Sunday, September 13, 2015
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sunday Walk in the Park FHVNP

Pu’u Huluhulu This monthly program on second Sundays is aimed at bringing together the members of FHVNP to share in the park’s beautiful trails. Led by FHVNP Board Member Fia Mattice, this month’s walk takes us to Pu’u Huluhulu. The trail crosses 1973 and 1974 lava flows, through kīpuka, past lava trees, and climbs 150 […]

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Sunday, October 11, 2015
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Sunday Walk in the Park FHVNP

This monthly program on second Sundays is aimed at bringing together the members of the Friends of Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park to explore the park’s beautiful trails. Led by Nick Shema, this month’s 3.5-mile round-trip walk explores the summit area of the park.

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Friday, October 16, 2015
8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Volunteer Forest Restoration Project Volunteer Forest Restoration Project

The Friends of Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park hosts our next volunteer FOREST RESTORATION PROJECT on Friday, October 16, 2015. Project information and details coming soon!  We look forward to working with you on many important projects this year! Please save the dates for our upcoming Forest Restoration Projects in 2015 November 20, Friday

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Sunday, November 8, 2015
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday Walk in the Park FHVNP

Explore Keanakākoʻi Crater with volcanologist Cheryl Gansecki Join Cheryl Gansecki for an easy and accessible roundtrip walk through koa and ʻōhiʻa forest all the way to the Keanakākoʻi Crater overlook. Across the road, another overlook provides panoramic views of Halemaʻumaʻu Crater and Mauna Loa. Keanakākoʻi, meaning “cave of the adzes”, likely formed during the 1400s, […]

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Friday, November 20, 2015
8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Volunteer Forest Restoration Project FHVNP Forest Restoration

The Friends of Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park hosts our next volunteer FOREST RESTORATION PROJECT on Friday, November 20, 2015. Project information and details coming soon!  We look forward to working with you on many important projects this year! Come join us for a wonderful opportunity to enjoy our national park and participate in native forest recovery!

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Sunday, December 13, 2015
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Sunday Walk in the Park FHVNP

Kīpukapuaulu and picnic lunch with FHVNP Executive Director Elizabeth Fien This monthly program on second Sundays is aimed at bringing together the members of the Friends of Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park to explore the park’s beautiful trails. This 1.2 mile (1.9km) loop trail reveals a story of struggle and survival for some of Hawai‘i’s rarest plants […]

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