Kona National Parks Closed Due to Darby

July 16, 2022, 8:00 AM HST
* Updated July 15, 9:00 PM
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Nā Kiʻi Lāʻau, The Gods and Guardians at Puʻuhonua o Hōnaunau National Historical Park. Photo:

Kaloko-Honokōhau and Puʻuhonua o Hōnaunau National Historical Parks are closing today due to Tropical Storm Darby.

The main concern is the high surf expected to impact both parks. NPS staff will monitor and will re-open all or portions of the parks when conditions improve.

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