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Makani Olu Ranch

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363 W Waiko Rd, Wailuku, Maui, HI 96793-9329
+1 808-870-0663
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Taking a lesson and trail ride to a new level

The ranch is beautiful. Everything was immaculate and well organized. The first part of the... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
Jeffc1948
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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Fantastic experience

Spent the morning on a ranch ride with Jod. I've been on a fair number of trail rides, but Jod... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2016
BellevueBeth
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Seattle, Washington
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We are a small, family oriented horseback riding and trail ride activty. Our ranch offers private rides, youth day camps, individual instruction, trail rides into the magjestic Waikapu valley and more. We pride ourselves on high quality, personal service with an Aloha Spirit!
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363 W Waiko Rd, Wailuku, Maui, HI 96793-9329
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Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

The ranch is beautiful. Everything was immaculate and well organized. The first part of the private ride was spent in the arena where Yod observed Rebecca's riding skills and then gave advice on subtle improvement. This was about horsemanship not just riding. After a small...More

Thank Jeffc1948
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Spent the morning on a ranch ride with Jod. I've been on a fair number of trail rides, but Jod spent over an hour with me in the arena teaching me the basics of horsemanship. We then took a trail ride around the ranch through...More

1  Thank BellevueBeth
Reviewed 8 June 2015

I was really surprised to find a hands-on experience being offered and was so excited! I wanted a horse ride in Maui that was more hands-on and intimate, not where one horse just follows the other, so I chose the Ranch ride. The ranch is...More

Thank Julie W
Reviewed 20 July 2013

Our family went on the Waikapu Plantation Ride w/lunch. Definitely the best cared for horses, best tack, and best instruction we've ever seen on a trail ride. Beautiful views, really nice and knowledgeable guide, and a great catered lunch. Highly recommend this place.

Thank Pearlytoes
Reviewed 29 June 2012

My 11-year-old son had his first horseback lesson with Yod at Makani Olu Ranch. Yod was patient and the horse was great - by the end of the hour, my son had learned a lot. This is a worthwhile activity, especially when you are looking...More

1  Thank hillsborocane
Reviewed 20 January 2012

My dad and I had a fantastic time on our ride! Our horses (sundance and clyde) were adorable and quite well suited to us and our riding level. Yod was full of interesting facts and information and it really showed just how much he loves...More

Thank AlannaHagon
Reviewed 28 November 2011

A great ride with capable, responsible, knowledgeable Yod at the helm. Being in the horse industry myself, it was great to go and ride and have a sense of respect for the quality of the service. Sound, well behaved horses with well fitted equipment. Frequently...More

Thank mjg1971
Reviewed 28 November 2011

Lovely ride up in the hills, plenty of Longhorn cattle to see, well cared for horses and nice people. This is the best kept grounds and horses that I have ever seen for a rental.

Thank equitationlane
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