Group and Research visits

A commercial use permit is required for both commercial tours and filming.

Special Requests & Group Visits »

Groups are defined as more than 10 people from one organization  wishing to visit Mauna Kea.  All group visits require an approved  Special Request Form  prior to their visit.  Larger groups shall not be split up into smaller numbers to circumvent any requirements. [more info]

Research Visits »

Anyone considering conducting scientific research will require permission from the Office of Mauna Kea Management at 808-933-0734 or email at .   [more info]

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