Location: Off Pahoa-Pohoiki Road (Highway 132), 2.7 miles southeast of Pahoa.
Hours: Daily During Daylight Hours
Entrance Fee: None
Directions: LAVA TREE STATE MONUMENT NOW FULLY REOPENED
Damage from Tropical Storm Iselle has been addressed, public welcomed back into all park areas
HILO, UPDATE February 27, 2015 — The Division of State Parks has reopened all areas of Lava Tree State Monument.
The park had been completely closed, then partially reopened, due to numerous albizia trees blown down during Tropical Storm Iselle in August of 2014 which park crews have now removed.
Lava Trees Loop Trail
Description: Viewing of an excellent example of a forest of lava trees along an 0.7 mile loop trail. This unusual volcanic feature is the result of a lava flow that swept through this forested area and left behind lava molds of the tree trunks. Picnicking opportunities.|
Services: Restrooms, picnic tables, trash cans, no drinking water.