Do I have to acquire camping permits in advance?

Although you do not need to acquire permits in advance, it may be a good idea to do it if you are planning to come during holiday seasons.

Visit the Maui County Website to apply for your permit prior to your arrival:


Camp permits are also available to be issued in person at these locations:


8 AM – 1 PM, and 2:30 PM  – 4 PM Monday through Friday

Permits Office at the War Memorial Gym

700 Halia Nakoa Street, Unit 2, Wailuku, HI 96793

Contact: 1 (808) 270-7389


8 AM – 12 PM on Saturdays

Permits Office at the Lahaina Civic Center 1840 Honoapiilani Highway,

Lahaina, HI 96761

Contact: 1 (808) 661-4685