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Gungho Sailing

11 reviews
Lahaina, HI, USA
About Gungho Sailing
GungHo Sailing is a locally owned and operated company dedicated to sharing our passion of sailing. We provide private sailing experiences for parties of up to 6 people. This is an interactive adventure and you will be encouraged to participate in sailing the vessel. Whether you are looking to go on a relaxing sunset sail, improve your knowledge on a Performance Sail, or create your own adventure, GungHo Sailing is committed to providing the best sailing experience possible. The owner operator, Keahi Ho, truly has a lifetime of experience cruising, and racing boats of all sizes. From racing dinghies in college and the olympic trials, to ocean races like the Transpac, and the Pacific Cup, to cruising all around Hawaii, and to Tahiti and back with his family, he has done it all. Keahi looks forward to sharing his passion of sailing with you. In addition to running GungHo Sailing, Keahi is a Fire Fighter for Maui County.
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Reviewed April 22, 2019

Keshia is the owner / capitan of Gung-ho Sailing.. He welcomes you with Hawaiian hospitality and makes the boat your boat. One of our group that had experience sailing was at the helm throughout the sail, even motoring back into the harbor and slip! Not...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Keahi H, Owner at Gungho Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2019

Thanks for the positive feed back. I really enjoyed meeting you guys. Sounds like you’re having a fun trip on Maui. Looking to sailing with you again. Aloha Keahi Ho GungHo Sailing

Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

Ever wanted to sail amongst the Hawaiian islands, but only do what you’re capable of or nothing at all? This is your sailing charter! Keahi is amazing and makes sure you get a great experience, so long as the wind cooperates! On our trip there...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

Keahi greeted us at the boat with a warm welcome aboard and got us stowed away. The sunset sail started with a few lessons and soon we were part of the crew. Learning how to steer and adjust the sails to the wind. Watching the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

Cannot say enough about how incredible this private hands on sailing experience was. Beyond enjoyable experience with an amazing guide.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed July 6, 2018

This isn’t your normal “sail and ride” sort of deal. During the majority of the voyage, I was personally manning the till and steering the boat. I also ended up parking the boat while the rest of my family helped raise and lower the sail....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Keahi H, Owner at Gungho Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2018

Thanks for the kind words. I really enjoyed meeting you and your family. You did a great job driving, and it was great sharing a slice of my passion. Aloha Keahi Ho GungHo Sailing

Reviewed June 11, 2018

We recently (6/6/18) took a sunset cruise with Keahi and Gungho sailing, while we were in Maui. The experience was one of the best things we did while on vacation with our family. The sights were beautiful, cruise was fun (yes, we got to steer...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Keahi H, Owner at Gungho Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2018

Thanks you guys. I try to make each trip feel like your own. Look forward to seeing you again next time. Aloha Keahi Ho GungHo Sailing

Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Keahi is a kind, professional and patient teacher. His boat is in beautiful, well kept condition. His course is hands on the entire time. It was such a pleasure to take his course and I plan to do another set of lessons as soon as...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Keahi H, Owner at Gungho Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2018

Thank you Valerie. It was a pleasure spending time on the water with you.

Reviewed May 27, 2018

I recently took Captain Keahi's Learn to Sail Beginner Class, and it was a rewarding and confidence building experience. If you are looking to learn how to sail on Maui, look no further than Gungho Sailing. Captain Keahi is a preeminent teacher, who truly wants...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Keahi H, Owner at Gungho Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2018

Thank you. I love sharing my passion and I’m glad you gained some know from our time together. Lifes a reach then gybe. GungHo Sailing

Reviewed April 17, 2018

Had a great time sailing with Keahi. He's a down to earth friendly guy who loves to sail and loves to have people sail on his 35ft sloop. His gig is he can do tours of any kind or give actual sailing lessons. Hands on...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Keahi H, Owner at Gungho Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2018

Thanks for all the support. I think you said it best, this is not your typical “cattle heard tour.” Please come join me for an intimate, authentic sailing experience. Aloha Keahi Ho GungHo Sailing

Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

If you want to actually help sail, then this is the experience to book. This is literal hands on sailing with an experienced, calm, and professional captain. I would absolutely do this again - I would book even more time. You may get wet, but...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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