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A boutique adventure company specializing in Surfing, kitesurfing, tandem kiting, waterfall hikes, mountain bike tours. Combo packages available.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After 5 solid days of kiteboarding lessons my daughter and I were up and riding. Brett was a calm instructor who added a nice amount of humor to the pain and suffering of learning the sport! Brett is a hard worker, very flexible, easy to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Julia M
Maui True North M, Owner at Maui True North, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Julia! What s fun week with you and Taya!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brett will be the coolest guy you meet in Maui. I took his surf lesson with my boyfriend and he was amazing! It was both our first times surfing and we absolutely love it now! Brett will take his time explaining everything to you in...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter had kitesurfed a little before in flat water, light wind conditions. Brett taught her how to enjoy Maui's waves and wind, challenging her always but at all times calmly in communication to keep her smiling and progressing. She thoroughly enjoyed her lessons and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Brenda D
Maui True North M, Owner at Maui True North, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Lovey lady you have there and such a joy to work with thank you!

Reviewed July 12, 2019

My 15 year-old son and I took individual lessons from Maui True North. Brett was very organized and right on time. I had previous experience kiting, and my son had never tried it. We each had an instructor who took us through the set up...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Maui True North M, Owner at Maui True North, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2019

Thank you Tom!

Reviewed July 8, 2019 via mobile

Maui True North took me surfing and tendon kite boarding. I’m paralyzed and am so grateful that these activities are offered. Brett was such a great teacher and coach and now a new friend. I will definitely visit again.....Love their service and professionalism.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 10, 2019

They did a great job helping our group learn to surf. So much fun!! The instructors were very helpful and there was a very positive vibe. I would highly recommend you hire them:-)

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Melody R
Reviewed June 5, 2019

I've been kiting for a couple of years but most instructors I had were not great and most of them were more interested in kiting themselves than really caring about their students. Brett from the 1st minute made me feel like he really cared about...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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bretts115, Owner at Maui True North, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2019

Yes you did get some serious air! So great to watch you going for it!! Mahalo!! Hope to see you soon!!

Reviewed May 26, 2019

I was referred to Brett through an acquaintance and was told that he is "THE" go to instructor on Maui for both surfing and kiteboarding. Having had a previous scary experience with the ocean, I was very anxious and had a lot of trepidation during...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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bretts115, Owner at Maui True North, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2019

Thank you Kelly!! You sure over cane that fear and got out in some big surf!! Way to go!

Reviewed March 29, 2019 via mobile

Great morning session with Brett! He is knowledgeable and super personable. I’m an intermediate self taught surfer and Brett helped me learn some new habits. I was catching every wave I went for with his tips. We talked reading water and timing which I believe...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Reid T
bretts115, Owner at Maui True North, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2019

Mahalo!!

Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

Brought two 9yr old girls for a surf lesson and they both loved it and got up on some great waves. Came back the next day for mom, dad and 5yr old brother and it was another great experience. Would recommend to anyone!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Michelle A
bretts115, Owner at Maui True North, responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2019

Thank you Michelle!

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