Located at 6,500 feet (1,981 m) elevation on Saddle Road, the 20.5-acre (82,960 sq. m) Mauna Kea State Recreation Area offers nice views of Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa. The park is mainly shrub land with picnicking and lodging opportunities. Park facilities include restrooms, lodging, trash cans and drinking water.
Mauna Kea State Recreation Area Overview
Sheep, pig and bird hunting nearby
Occasional military maneuvers nearby may disrupt the peace and quiet of the area
Note: Car rental companies may prohibit certain areas on Saddle Road