Kalalau Trail ‘looking good’

photo contributed by the Department of Land and Natural Resources

Kalalau Trail and the Napali State Wilderness Park are set to open in early-mid June.

Jessica Else/The Garden Island

An ahu (shrine, heap, or pile) of rocks is heaped in front of the Kalalau Trailhead and a guardian sits near the trail, blending in with the surrounding greenery.

Jessica Else/The Garden Island

Signs saying PARK CLOSED and TRAIL CLOSED reinforce the message that the Kalalau Trail is not open for hikers.

KE‘E — Swaths of caution tape and several signs bar entrance to the Kalalau Trail.