Despite government shutdown, tourists still visiting HVNP, Volcano businesses

  • HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald A Friends of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park member talks to tourists Saturday at the park.
  • HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald Tourists walk along the Sulphur Banks Trail Saturday at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.

The partial closure of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park does not appear to be keeping tourists away from Volcano, to the relief of businesses that depend on them.