Haleakalä is a beautiful Volcano on the island of Maui. Sunrise from the summit is well worth being there so early for. Don't forget warm clothes however, expect 20-30 degree morning temps all year long.
|Best months for climbing:||Jan, Feb, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec|
|Year first climbed:||approx 600ad|
|First successful climber(s):||Early tahitians|
|Nearest major airport:||Kahului|
Thanks to Juston for adding this peak.
NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
There are 3 trip reports for Haleakala.
Select any entry from the list below:
- Log #11986 - by Paul and Sarah Stone on Feb 22, 2002We "climbed" this volcano in our Buick Skylark. Very treacherous with all the curves up the hill. Well, not too treacherous. If you go, be sure to look out for the bicyclists coming down...
- Log #11987 - by James D. Booth on May 28, 2001A high school drop-out from Indiana climbed his first volcanic peak
- Log #11988 - by Juston on Dec 14, 1999Everyone tells you to be on the summitt at sunrise and it is WELL WORTH IT!!! The view of the sun rising unobstructed from out of the ocean can't be found anywhere else in the world. The view from...