Hosmer Grove is $5 a night to camp and a Haleakalā National Park park entrance fee of $30 that is good for three days. For camping, a PRINTED reservation from the confirmation email must be held by the reservation holder. Hosmer’s Grove is located just past the entrance gate of Haleakalā, National Park. This campground lies in the cloud belt of Haleakalā. This is a popular location as the opportunity to watch the blazing sun rise above the clouds. Camping is an exceptional and convenient way to experience the sunrise as it can become quite busy.
Come prepared for cold weather and rain due to the high elevation. The forest comes to life in the early morning for a beautiful experience to hike with the sunrise. Campers who obtain a reservation to camp at Hosmer Grove campground also receive a reservation to view the sunrise the morning after camping. All vehicles must park in a designated parking space within the paced lot. A self-guided nature trail begins and ends at the campground. Fires are only permitted in designated barbeque grills, gas stoves are permitted. There are no ground fires allowed.