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• Waterproof • Tear-Resistant • Topographic Map
This Trails Illustrated topographic map for Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on the island of Hawaii, highlighting two of the world's most active volcanoes, and dramatic views of the volcanic landscape that has emerged.
The map includes the entire national park area, including Kilauea Caldera, Makaopuhi Crater, Napau Crater, Chain of Craters East Rift Zone, Kapapala, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Wilderness, Kea'au, and an inset of Island of Hawaii. Includes UTM tick marks for use with your GPS unit.
- Sheet Size = 37.75 x 25.50
- Folded Size = 4.25 x 9.25
- Scale = 1:100,000 and 1:50,000
- Waterproof - Tear-Resistant - Topographic Map
There is perhaps no better place to witness the awesome volcanic activity of our planet than Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. The park was created to preserve the natural setting of Kilauea, one of the world's most active volcanoes, and Mauna Loa, the world's most massive subaerial volcano. The park is also refuge for many native plants and animals. National Geographic's Trails Illustrated map of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park combines unmatched detail with helpful information to offer an invaluable tool for making the most of your visit to this extraordinary landscape. Created in partnership with local land management agencies, this expertly researched map features key areas of interest including Makaopuhi Crater, Napau Crater, Chain of Craters Road, Kapapala, and Pu'u Loa. The print version of this map also includes a detailed inset of Kilauea Caldera.
Designed with a wide range of visitors in mind, this map features detailed and easy to read trails that are clearly marked according to use and include mileage between intersections. A handy day hike chart with length, time, and descriptions of each hike will help you choose a trail that's right for you. Road types are differentiated as well, so you know if the route you choose is a paved, four-wheel-drive, or high-clearance road. Recreation features and amenities are clearly marked, including campgrounds, trailheads, interpretive trails, picnic areas, scenic overlooks, points of interest, restrooms, lodging, and food services. The map base includes contour lines and elevations for summits.
Every Trails Illustrated map is printed on "Backcountry Tough" waterproof, tear-resistant paper. A full UTM grid is printed on the map to aid with GPS navigation.
Other features found on this map include: Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park, Island of Hawaii, Kau Desert, Kilauea Crater, Mauna Loa.
- Map Scale = 1:100,000 & 1:25,000
- Sheet Size = 37.75" x 25.5"
- Folded Size = 4.25" x 9.25"
About the Author
Founded in 1915 as the Cartographic Group, the first division of the National Geographic Society, National Geographic Maps has been responsible for illustrating the world around us through the art and science of mapmaking.Today, National Geographic Maps continues this mission by creating the world's best wall maps, recreation maps, atlases, and globes which inspire people to care about and explore their world. All proceeds from the sale of National Geographic maps go to support the Society's non-profit mission to increase global understanding and promote conservation of our planet through exploration, research, and education.