Activists erect makeshift checkpoint

  • Kalaniakea Wilson speaks to a motorist at an unauthorized checkpoint along the Maunakea Access Road on Monday. TOM CALLIS/Tribune-Herald
  • Kalaniakea Wilson speaks to a motorist at an unauthorized checkpoint along the Maunakea Access Road on Monday.

    TOM CALLIS/Tribune-Herald

  • TOM CALLIS/Tribune-Herald

    Kalaniakea Wilson, far left, stands with another “kanaka ranger” at an unauthorized checkpoint along the Maunakea Access Road on Monday. Participants erected the red building, called “Hale o Kuhio.”

About two dozen people calling themselves “kanaka rangers” held an unauthorized checkpoint Monday along the Maunakea Access Road.