BBTB 2012 Live Auction Package: Great Scope! Haleakala


Great Scope! Haleakala, Up to 6 people

Great Scope! Haleakala Auction Package to Benefit Hawaiian Islands Land Trust

This very rare opportunity allows you to truly get a new perspective on the world. Join the Assistant Director of the University of Hawai‘i Institute for Astronomy and colleagues for an insider tour of the  18-acre Haleakala High Altitude Observatory, including an introduction to their astronomical telescope facilities. We’ve paired this two hour tour with a $100 gift certificate to Casanova’s Italian Restaurant and Deli in Makawao. Stop on your way up and grab a picnic to go, or swing in on your way home for a tasty way to end the day.


Total Value: Priceless Buy Now for $2,200

Donors: UH Institute for Astronomy, Casanova Italian Restaurant & Deli

Winning bidder must call within one week of purchase to schedule tour. A selection of dates and times will be provided. Be prepared for cold weather and dress accordingly.


This package is a part of the 2012 "Buy Back the Beach" Benefit Lu‘au "Adventures for the ‘Aina" Live Auction.

Hawaiian Islands Land Trust is a nationally accredited nonprofit organization with the mission of "protecting the lands that sustain us." By working to increase conservation land across Hawai`i we ensure the protection of coastal shoreline accesses and recreation areas, native ecosystems and habitats, culturally significant lands, and agricultural lands for our working farms and ranches—all for our use and enjoyment today and for all generations to come. For more details on the organization and our protected lands contact us at (808)244-5263 or