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Pi’iholo Ranch Zipline

Last updated 27. Jun, 2011 by .

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Piiholo Zipline

Piiholo Zipline

Rating: ★★★★★

In a nutshell: Spectacular fly-by views of the forest, countryside, ocean and volcano.
Minuses: Not for the budget traveler.
Sound-bite: “It was like floating through the forest in a 40 MPH recliner!”

The Pi’iholo Ranch Zipline is the newest zipline course on Maui. Boasting five lines, including the longest side-by-side line in Hawaii… Continue Reading

Summary
Newest Zipline
  Location
Makawao
  Phone
808-572-1717
  Web
http://www.piiholozipline.com/
  Price
$140 – $190

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Pi’iholo Ranch Canopy Tours

Last updated 04. Aug, 2011 by .

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Kids love this one!

Kids love this one!

Rating: ★★★★★

In a nutshell: Spectacular fly-by views of the forest canopy, countryside, ocean and volcano.
Minuses: Less adrenaline than their other ziplines.
Sound-bite: “treehouse!”

This is the newest addition at Pi’iholo Ranch – their wildly popular (and #1 rated) Pi’iholo Ranch Zipline now has a more younger-family-friendly sister tour.

Wildlife Facts

Common wildlife sightings include axis deer, mountain boar, the endangered Pueo and Nēnē. There is a Safe Harbor nursery and preserve for the Nēnē located on the ranch. More than 300 head of cattle

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Awapuhi Adventures

Last updated 19. Jul, 2013 by .

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Jumping into a tidepool

Jumping into a tidepool

Rating: ★★★★★

In a nutshell: Highly personalized touring, hiking and adventures.
Minuses: High quality isn’t ever cheap.
Sound-bite: “We all felt like we had done something truly amazing, adventurous and memorable.”

Awapuhi Adventures is a small one-woman operation, and let me be the first to tell you that one woman is precisely who makes it so spectacular. Alicia (owner and guide) is a well versed naturalist and has such a passion for the island that is is infectious. Alicia also takes the time to understand your abilities, needs and desires before she designs the perfect adventure for you.

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Summary
Personalized private guided hiking tours.
  Location
Pickup
  Phone
808-269-6031
  Web
http://awapuhiadventures.com
  Price
Depends on party size.

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Pony Express Tours

Last updated 14. Jan, 2010 by .

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Photo by Ron Dahlquist

Photo by Ron Dahlquist

Rating: ★★★★½

Rated #1 Horseback Upcountry

In a nutshell: Horseback ride in the Martian terrain of Haleakala Crater.
Minuses: Those more interested in the sport of horseback riding beyond sightseeing transportation may be disappointed.
Sound-bite: “I’m so glad I did it. I felt like a kid again at summer camp!”

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Summary
Horseback tours in the Haleakala Crater
  Location
Crater Road, Crater Road, Kula
  Phone
808-667-2200
  Web
http://www.ponyexpresstours.com
  Price
$160 – $180

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Hike Maui

Last updated 13. Jan, 2010 by .

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Rating: ★★★★★

Summary
The oldest, most experienced hiking company in the state.
  Location
Meet at Park N Ride commuter lot., Kahului
  Phone
866-324-6284
  Web
http://www.hikemaui.com/
  Price
$70 – $160

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Piiholo Ranch

Last updated 14. Jan, 2010 by .

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Rating: ★★★★½

Summary
Horseback riding on a working cattle ranch. They also have zip lines.
  Location
325 Waiahiwi Road, Makawao
  Phone
808-357-5544
  Web
http://www.piiholo.com/horseback.html
  Price
$75 – $325

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Maui Hiking Safaris

Last updated 19. Feb, 2010 by .

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Rating: ★★★★★

Summary
Guided hiking tours. Full or half-day.
  Location
Throughout Maui
  Phone
808-573-0168
  Web
http://www.mauihikingsafaris.com
  Price
$70 – $160

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Skyline Eco Adventures

Last updated 12. Jan, 2010 by .

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Rating: ★★★★½

Summary
Hiking and soaring over gulches and through the trees
  Location
Upcountry & Kaanapali
  Phone
808-878-8400
  Web
http://www.zipline.com/
  Price
$85 – $150

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Maui Sunriders Bike Co.

Last updated 05. Feb, 2010 by .

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Rating: ★★★★½

Summary
Haleakala downhill bike tour.
  Location
71 Baldwin Ave, Paia
  Phone
808-579-8970
  Web
http://mauibikeride.com
  Price
$30 – $100

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O’o Farm

Last updated 18. Feb, 2014 by .

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Picnic-style dining table

Picnic-style dining table

Rating: ★★★★½ *how we rate restaurants

Location:   651 Waipoli Rd., Kula, HI 96790
Phone:   (808) 667-4341
Website:   www.oofarm.com
Menus:   Menu
 
Hours:   10:30am to 2:00pm Mon-Thurs
Price:   Expensive
Credit Cards:   Yes
Views:   Panoramic
Outdoor Seating:   Yes
Entertainment:   Yes
Serves Alcohol:   BYOB
Reservations:   Required
The freshest greens

The freshest greens

My husband and I had the pleasure of participating in the O’o Farm Tour and Luncheon, and I must say it was a wonderful date!

We arrived at our 3500 ft. elevation …

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