Mauna Kea Visitor Information Station

  • Mauna Kea Access Road Hilo, HI

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Visitor Centers

Located midway to the summit at Mauna Kea, the Mauna Kea Visitor Information Station is the acclimatization point for those continuing to the summit, and houses interpretive information and public telescopes. Free nightly stargazing programs provide guided opportunities for star-gazing in a location notable for its clear skies.


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