Tag Archives: Mauna Kea

Ahahui Ku Mauna

Excerpts from the minutes of Mauna Kea Management Board Tuesday, November 27, 2007.
Allan Ikawa, former member of the Board of Regents (BOR), was offered the floor. He gave a brief summary of the controversies and emotions that arose during the development and adoption of the Master Plan.
In 2000, Billy Bergin, Allan Ikawa, […]

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Off Road Riding at Mauna Kea Puus

We recently took a trip to Puu Kanankaleonui for a photo survey.  What we saw was shameful.  Off-road driving and hill climbing by four wheel drives, UTVs, ATVs and motorcycles was evident.  Check out some of our photos below.
If you want Mauna Kea to be closed to all vehicle access, just allow […]

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RIR teams up with DOCARE on Mauna Kea

On Saturday Jan 10, the Rock Island Riders teamed up with DOFAW and DOCARE to greet users of Mauna Kea’s R-1.  The objective was to educate users on responsible access and use on Mauna Kea.  Some fourty users showed up that day.
Hopefully the word will spread through all user communities, hunters, […]

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Hawaii Tribune Herald – ATVs Harming Mauna Kea

ATVs harming Mauna Kea
Off-road riders who ignore the rules for riding on the Mauna Kea summit roads may have their riding privileges revoked, warned the state Division of Forestry and Wildlife and the Na Ala Hele Trails and Access Program.
Under state hunting regulations, the area has long been open to hunters […]

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West Hawaii Today – State warns illegal riders on Mauna Kea

State warns illegal riders on Mauna Kea
By Local And Wire Sources
Tuesday, December 16, 2008 9:53 AM HST
Recreational off-road riders who fail to comply with rules for riding on the Mauna Kea summit roads may have their riding privileges revoked, warned the state Division of Forestry and Wildlife and the Na Ala Hele […]

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DLNR REMINDS OFF-HIGHWAY VEHICLE RIDERS TO STAY ON MAUNA KEA SUMMIT ROADS

For Immediate Release: December 15, 2008
DLNR REMINDS OFF-HIGHWAY VEHICLE RIDERS TO STAY ON
MAUNA KEA SUMMIT ROADS
MAUNA KEA, HAWAI‘I – The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) Division
of Forestry and Wildlife (DOFAW) and Na Ala Hele Trails and Access Program is reminding
recreational off-road riders that failure to comply with rules for riding on the Mauna […]

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Sierra Club: Giant telescopes belong in Chile, not Hawaii

Gathering Place
Nelson Ho and Deborah Ward

Giant telescopes belong in Chile, not Hawaii
Sen. Daniel Inouye is pressuring the California Institute of Technology and the University of California to build their giant Thirty Meter Telescope on Mauna Kea instead […]

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Room to Vroom

Room to vrooom
Some 40 miles of dirt road in the Mauna Kea Reserve is opened to ATV, bike enthusiasts
By Stephens Media And The Associated Press
The state has opened two roads in the Mauna Kea Forest Reserve on the Big Island to all-terrain vehicles and dirt bikes, the state Department of Land and Natural […]

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ATVs allowed in Big Island reserve

HAWAI’I BRIEFS
ATVs allowed in Big Island reserve
Advertiser Staff
HILO, Hawai’i — The state Department of Land and Natural Resources has opened a new area for all-terrain vehicles and dirt bikes in the Mauna Kea Forest Reserve, the second area designated on the Big Island for off-highway vehicles.
DLNR’s […]

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DLNR Opens New Mauna Kea ATV/Dirt Bike Riding Area

DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES

News Release

LINDA LINGLE
GOVERNOR
_________________________________________________________________________________________________________
PETER T. YOUNG, CHAIRPERSON
Phone: (808) 587-0401
Fax: (808) 587-0390
_________________________________________________________________________________________________________

For Immediate Release: April 10, 2007
DLNR Opens New Mauna Kea ATV/Dirt Bike Riding Area

HILO – Starting today, April 10, 2007, the Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) will […]

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