Volcanoes National Park is located on the big island of Hawaii. The big island of Hawaii offers many excellent hiking opportunities, and Volcanoes National Park is the highlight. The park contains some of the most acvtive volcanic landscapes in the world. Steam vents and moonscapes are punctuated by large lava flows and strange twisted forest land. Two huge volcanoes looming more than fourteen thousand feet dominate the landscape. If you make it to the big island, do not miss this volcanic wonderland.