Public Access Trails Hawaii (PATH) and a group of Maui residents including former state legislator Joe Bertram have filed suit against Haleakala Ranch over access to the Haleakala Trail.
The suit alleges that Haleakala Ranch “claims absolute fee simple ownership over the trail, and the right to exclude all. And, to the injury of the public…has denied public access for over seventy years, and continues to do so.”
Read the full complaint here. Stay tuned for quotes and updates here and in MauiTime’s print edition.