Haleakala National Park, the 4 mile (round trip) Sliding Sands Trail
descends 2,500' to the valley floor. The trailhead for Sliding Sands Trail
is located at the Haleakala Visitor Center parking lot.
To reach the summit area of Haleakala National Park from
Kahului Hawaii (Maui), travel Route 37 to 377, to 378. Driving time is
about 1.5 hours.
To reach the coastal area (Kipahulu) of Haleakala National
Park from Kahului via Route 36 to 360 to 31. Driving time is about 3