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3530 Kahekili Hwy, Wailuku, Maui, HI 96793-9236
+1 808-871-5222
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Reviewed December 19, 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic morning ride. Rocky, our guide, was excellent. The views were gorgeous, we were able to run the horses for a couple of legs. Lots of Aloha drinks were available. And we stopped at 2 picture taking spots that Rocky stopped to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Caroline S
Reviewed December 6, 2018

I was so excited to do this tour. This is a working farm with sheep, cattle, peacocks, pigs, & horses. When we got there was greeted by one of the caretakers of the farm who ended up being our guide. Super nice guy. The ride...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

My girlfriends and I had the pleasure of Riding Big Mac (revved up) Polo (good energy) Qwen (Hungry) Bailey (great horse) and Big Red (stubborn). The guides were FANTASTIC and the views were out of this world. The land itself is stunning and I would...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Christian R
Reviewed October 18, 2018

This was a highlight of our trip for kids and adults. The guides carefully pick horse for your size and experience. Felt very safe. My 7 yo daughter who has had a few lessons did very well with her horse. My 10 yo son who...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank djonesb
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

It was my first time horseback riding & everyone at the ranch made it an amazing experience. They paired each person well with an appropriate horse & all of them know the trails and walk slow, which is great for a beginner. There were incredible...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank AudreyO367
Reviewed August 15, 2018

This ride was a highlight of our family vacation!!! The guides were knowledgeable and friendly, and the horses were responsive and well cared for. They also let anyone who was interested enjoy a trot/run in a few places. The views were absolutely spectacular, and the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Matt W
Reviewed August 14, 2018

I have been horse back riding in many different states and islands. This view by far surpassed any that I have ever been on. The staff was super friendly and informative about the ranch. I also loved how we had the option to trot/gallop with...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Jenn H
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This was a great experience for me, an advanced rider, and my friend, a very inexperienced rider. We were provided with basic instructions and then paired up with appropriate horses. There were soft drinks, juices available to take in a saddlebag. The view along the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank grandmajjudi
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

I didn’t know what to expect being that it’s was my first time horseback riding. However it went better than expected. The instructor were great and patient. The horses are calm and friendly. Prepare for a long day and to be sore after riding. I’ll...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank shabarbell1515
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Greeted at the start with drinks: juice, coffee and soda. The guides explained the day's activities and divided up people based off their skill levels. The horses were well behaved and suitable for each person's riding comfort. The train was easy to ride and beautiful...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Robert W
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January 24, 2017|
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Response from Riplip3 | Reviewed this property |
The last response is correct. Lunch after the morning and before the afternoon ride. Actually, lunch is served at the same time, so morning and afternoon riders can mingle. If you are afternoon rider, you need to think about... More
August 11, 2016|
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Response from PuraVida4Me | Reviewed this property |
I was a customer, don't even know what that is.