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Ride through lush pastures and fragrant eucalyptus forests with open space to admire majestic ocean and Haleakala mountain views. On the ranch, when cattle have grazed a pasture for a while, you must round them up and move them to a new pasture with fresh grass. The fun begins as your wrangler shows you what it takes to get certain cows or a whole group to move in the direction you want them to go.
On this roundup, learn to get into the cows' comfort space and get them to move where you want as you experience the cowboy way to handle cattle without making a lot of noise. Then give a good yahoo when the cattle do what you want. This is a great way to experience authentic Paniolo tradition in a safe and exciting setting and be a cowboy for a day. Read More close
Limo pickup at your hotel for departure from the Kahului Heliport, fly along the north side of Haleakala Mountain to the town of Hana and view the East Maui Waterfalls. Your flight lands at the Baldwin family’s secluded cabins tucked up at 2,000 feet (610 m) on the slopes of Haleakala. At the cabins, an ideal place to start your ride, your wrangler is waiting to greet you as you step out of the helicopter.
Savor pastries and coffee before you mount your horse and head out on a 2-hour ride on the 800-acre (324-ha) Piiholo Ranch. Ride through lush green pastures and fragrant eucalyptus forests offering plenty of open space to take in ocean and mountain views. Your last stop is the Piiholo Ranch Headquarters, where your limousine driver is waiting to take you back to your hotel. Read More close
Check in at the Piiholo Ranch headquarters, next to the ranch's stables and roping arena. Meet local paniolos and their horses before taking to the trails with your guide. Your guide elaborates on the ranch history, dating back to the early 1800's and points out unique and native plants found along the way. Read More close
Known for its rustic charm from the Old West days, the town of Makawao is located approximately 1,600 feet (487 m) above sea level. Within the surrounding ranch land, among towering eucalyptus forest, and native koa and ohia trees is the thrilling zipline adventure.
Start off this amazing tour with a walk over a 317-foot (97-m) suspension bridge hanging among the treetops before 6,455 feet (1,967 m) of zipping.
The first 3 ziplines offer side-by-side zipping if you want to share your experience with a friend. Cheer and holler as you zoom over the stunning landscape. The penultimate 4th line takes you down a 1,420-foot (432-m) line to the base of Piiholo Hill.
A ranch vehicle returns you to the top, where you enjoy picturesque views of the sea and over Maui, the "Valley Isle. " Your final zipline sends you soaring more than half a mile (800 m) and down from 600 feet (182 m) in the air.
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Your tour begins as you ascend 2 aerial access bridges to a tree platform high in the canopy. From here, zip 2 lines before crossing a 130-foot (39. 6-kg) canopy bridge. Zip one more line and end at a QUICKjump platform where you have 2 options—take the plunge using a QUICKjump freefall device or rappel down from the 40-foot (12-m) platform.
In a treehouse, break for a light snack and refreshments in serene surroundings before climbing back up to the treetops for 3 more lines. With platforms up to 50 feet (15. 2 m) high, this is not for the faint of heart. As you zoom along smell the eucalyptus and listen for birds chirping in the tropical forest before the grand finale—an adrenaline-charged ride on a 930-foot (283-m) line. Read More close
2 hours 30 minutes
When you arrive at the Piiholo Ranch, your experienced wrangler greets you at the pavilion with coffee and tells you a bit about the horse chosen for you. Begin your ride in the arena to get acquainted with your horse before you head out to the open pastures, eucalyptus forests, and breathtaking panoramic views of Maui from Haleakala Crater to the ocean.
On your ride, start in the ranch arena to warm up and get to know your horse before your wrangler leads you on an unforgettable journey through private pastureland in Upcountry Maui. On the 800-acre (324-ha) private working ranch, get the opportunity to ride at your own ability and learn horsemanship along the way.
On the ride with lunch, experience similar sites and enjoy a meal at the private Baldwin family cabin. When it's time to eat, ride to the cabin at a secluded spot on the ranch and savor a buffet lunch of deli-style sandwiches, chips, and salad with champagne and soft drinks. With exclusive access, get swept away by the views and atmosphere on this unforgettable excursion. Read More close
When you check in at the Piiholo Ranch, offering views across the Haleakala slopes and vistas of the Pacific Ocean, your knowledgeable wrangler greets you at the Pavilion with coffee before you pair up with a horse suitable to your skill level. Piiholo Ranch's wranglers are passionate about what they do and their love of horses shows throughout the lesson.
After you get to help saddle up, enter the main arena on your highly trained horse, accustomed to all levels of riders. During the lesson your wrangler covers basic horsemanship skills such as controlling the reigns, learning how to use your feet, and experimenting with different paces. As you groom your skills while riding your horse in the arena, your knowledgeable guide makes it fun to learn. Read More close