Maunakea is culturally significant to Hawaiians. Please be respectful when visiting the mountain.
The Maunakea silverword is adapted to the harsh conditions on Maunakea, and is only found on the slopes of Maunakea.
When measured from the seafloor, Maunakea stands at 10,200 meters. From sea level, Maunakea stands at 4,205 meters.