Connecting People with the Park
through education, volunteerism, and philanthropy

LEARNING ADVENTURES IN AND AROUND HAWAI‘I VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK

volcanology – geology – ecology – botany – wildlife – Hawaiian culture – archeology – history – hiking –birding – photography- service learning projects – more

 

SUPERINTENDENT’S MESSAGE

“Hawai‘i Volcanoes Institute shares the park’s educational mission as a partner providing quality programs that inspire and engage people in the understanding, appreciation, and stewardship of this remarkable national park.”

– Cindy Orlando, Superintendent, Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park

Field Seminars

Hawai‘i Volcanoes Institute field seminars provide inspirational experiences in the great outdoors.  Whether you are an island resident or visitor from afar, we invite you to join us for fun field trips and active educational adventures.

Upcoming Institutes

august

tue27aug8:00 am10:00 amFeaturedBirding at KīpukapuauluJoin Nick for a birding outing 8:00 am - 10:00 am Kīpukapuaulu - Bird Park Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

september

tue10sep8:00 am10:00 amFeaturedBirding at KīpukapuauluJoin Nick for a birding outing 8:00 am - 10:00 am Kīpukapuaulu - Bird Park Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

thu12sep8:00 am10:00 amFeaturedBirding at KīpukapuauluJoin Nick for a birding outing 8:00 am - 10:00 am Kīpukapuaulu - Bird Park Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

sat14sep10:00 am2:00 pmFeaturedGuided Hike on a 60 Year Old Lava LakeFHVNP Institute Adventure10:00 am - 2:00 pm Kīlauea Iki Overlook Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

tue24sep8:00 am10:00 amFeaturedBirding at KīpukapuauluJoin Nick for a birding outing 8:00 am - 10:00 am Kīpukapuaulu - Bird Park Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

wed25sep10:00 am2:00 pmFeaturedGuided Hike on a 60 Year Old Lava LakeFHVNP Institute Adventure10:00 am - 2:00 pm Kīlauea Iki Overlook Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

thu26sep8:00 am10:00 amFeaturedBirding at KīpukapuauluJoin Nick for a birding outing 8:00 am - 10:00 am Kīpukapuaulu - Bird Park Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

sun08sep10:00 am1:00 pmSunday Walk in the Park - SEPTEMBER 8, 2019Puʻu Loa10:00 am - 1:00 pm Puʻu Loa Petroglyphs Trailhead Event Organized By: FHVNP Regular Events:Institute,Sunday Walk in the Park

october

sat05oct10:00 am2:00 pmFeaturedGuided Hike on a 60 Year Old Lava LakeFHVNP Institute Adventure10:00 am - 2:00 pm Kīlauea Iki Overlook Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

tue08oct8:00 am10:00 amFeaturedBirding at KīpukapuauluJoin Nick for a birding outing 8:00 am - 10:00 am Kīpukapuaulu - Bird Park Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

thu10oct8:00 am10:00 amFeaturedBirding at KīpukapuauluJoin Nick for a birding outing 8:00 am - 10:00 am Kīpukapuaulu - Bird Park Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

tue22oct8:00 am10:00 amFeaturedBirding at KīpukapuauluJoin Nick for a birding outing 8:00 am - 10:00 am Kīpukapuaulu - Bird Park Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

wed23oct10:00 am2:00 pmFeaturedGuided Hike on a 60 Year Old Lava LakeFHVNP Institute Adventure10:00 am - 2:00 pm Kīlauea Iki Overlook Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

thu24oct8:00 am10:00 amFeaturedBirding at KīpukapuauluJoin Nick for a birding outing 8:00 am - 10:00 am Kīpukapuaulu - Bird Park Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

tue29oct10:30 am12:30 pmFeaturedTrail Less TraveledFamily Friendly Easy Hike10:30 am - 12:30 pm Devastation Trail Parking Lot Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

sun13oct10:00 am12:00 pmSunday Walk in the Park - OCTOBER 13, 2019Keanakākoʻi10:00 am - 12:00 pm Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Event Organized By: FHVNP Regular Events:Institute,Sunday Walk in the Park

november

tue12nov8:00 am10:00 amFeaturedBirding at KīpukapuauluJoin Nick for a birding outing 8:00 am - 10:00 am Kīpukapuaulu - Bird Park Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

wed13nov10:00 am12:00 pmFeaturedTrail Less TraveledFamily Friendly Easy Hike10:00 am - 12:00 pm Devastation Trail Parking Lot Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

thu14nov8:00 am10:00 amFeaturedBirding at KīpukapuauluJoin Nick for a birding outing 8:00 am - 10:00 am Kīpukapuaulu - Bird Park Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

sat16nov10:00 am2:00 pmFeaturedGuided Hike on a 60 Year Old Lava LakeFHVNP Institute Adventure10:00 am - 2:00 pm Kīlauea Iki Overlook Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

tue26nov8:00 am10:00 amFeaturedBirding at KīpukapuauluJoin Nick for a birding outing 8:00 am - 10:00 am Kīpukapuaulu - Bird Park Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

tue26nov10:00 am2:00 pmFeaturedGuided Hike on a 60 Year Old Lava LakeFHVNP Institute Adventure10:00 am - 2:00 pm Kīlauea Iki Overlook Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

tue26nov10:30 am12:30 pmFeaturedTrail Less TraveledFamily Friendly Easy Hike10:30 am - 12:30 pm Devastation Trail Parking Lot Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

sun10nov10:00 am2:00 pmSunday Walk in the Park - November 10, 2019Ka'ū Desert Footprints Trail10:00 am - 2:00 pm Kaʻū Desert Trailhead Event Organized By: FHVNP Regular Events:Institute,Sunday Walk in the Park

december

tue10dec8:00 am10:00 amFeaturedBirding at KīpukapuauluJoin Nick for a birding outing 8:00 am - 10:00 am Kīpukapuaulu - Bird Park Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

thu12dec8:00 am10:00 amFeaturedBirding at KīpukapuauluJoin Nick for a birding outing 8:00 am - 10:00 am Kīpukapuaulu - Bird Park Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

sat14dec10:00 am2:00 pmFeaturedGuided Hike on a 60 Year Old Lava LakeFHVNP Institute Adventure10:00 am - 2:00 pm Kīlauea Iki Overlook Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

tue24dec8:00 am10:00 amFeaturedBirding at KīpukapuauluJoin Nick for a birding outing 8:00 am - 10:00 am Kīpukapuaulu - Bird Park Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

thu26dec8:00 am10:00 amFeaturedBirding at KīpukapuauluJoin Nick for a birding outing 8:00 am - 10:00 am Kīpukapuaulu - Bird Park Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

thu26dec10:00 am2:00 pmFeaturedGuided Hike on a 60 Year Old Lava LakeFHVNP Institute Adventure10:00 am - 2:00 pm Kīlauea Iki Overlook Event Organized By: Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:Institute

sun08dec10:00 am2:00 pmSunday Walk in the Park - DECEMBER 8, 2019Kahuku Forested Pit Crater10:00 am - 2:00 pm Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park - Kahuku Unit Event Organized By: FHVNP Regular Events:Institute,Sunday Walk in the Park

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