Nov. 23 Part 2

Fred and I arrived at the Mauna Kea visitor centre around noon.

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The visitors centre is at 9200 feet, the observatories are at the top of the mountain at over 13000 feet.

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There are lots of displays, along with a gift shop here.

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On the way down we stopped for some pictures before we went through the clouds.  That’s Maura Loa in the background, it’s one of the 5 main mountains on the island.

We stopped in Waikoloa Village for a burrito at the little Mexican place.

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