Details: This poster shows a waterfull coming down a steep cliff. It is surrounded by lush greenery. At the bottom it says Haleakala National Park, Hawaii .
Haleakala National Park is a United States national park located on the island of Maui in the state of Hawaii. The park area was designated an International Biosphere Reserve in 1980. The name Haleakala is Hawaiian for house of the sun. According to a local legend, the demigod Maui imprisoned the sun here in order to lengthen the day. The park is divided into two distinct sections: the summit area and the coastal Kipahulu area.