Hawaii Volcanoes National Park ‘can’t wait to welcome the world back’


A National Park Service geomorphologist measures a section of fractured trail.

This large sink hole at Kilauea Overlook/Crater Rim Drive started off as two small holes but has grown to encompass both lanes. Incident Commander John Broward and Superintendent Cindy Orlando observe the damage. NPS Photo/J. Ferracane

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A team including National Park Service geomorphologist Eric Bilderback logs earthquake damage and assess stability along Crater Rim Trail.

The plan to reopen Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on Sept. 22 remains on schedule, with the park announcing several details of its scheduled reopening.