Kahua Ranch is spectacularly beautiful as well as one of the oldest working ranches in Hawaii.

Enjoy panoramic views of the mountains and the coastline, stately cinder cones and lush pastures dotted with grazing sheep and cattle. Our experienceed paniolos (Hawaiian cowboys) and well trained horses make for superb riding donditions, maximum safety for the beginners and maximum flexibility for the experts. We offer a ride that is not nose to tail. Opportunities for trotting and cantering are available.

7 days a week

2.5 hr Tour Times:
8:30am checkin 9:00-11:30 Tour Time
12:30pm checkin 1:00-3:30 Tour Time

1.5 hr Tour Times:
9:30 checkin 10:00-11:30 Tour Time
1:00 checkin 1:30-3:00 Tour Time

Check-in Location:
Kohala Na'alapa Stables on Kahua Ranch

Kahua Stables

Take 250 past 11 mile marker and turn right at Kahua Ranch main entrance.

Travel Time to Check-in Location:
From Hilo - 2 hrs
From Waikoloa - 45 min
From Kona - 1.5 hrs

Minimum: 2 riders
Maximum: 11 riders

2.5hrs: $ 110.00 per person plus tax
1.5hrs: $90.00 per person plus tax
Maximum age: 75yrs

Cancellation Policy:
24 hours

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Kahua Ranch Web Site

• Children under 8 not permitted
• Weight limit 230 pounds
• Participants should be in good general health.
• Not recommended for elderly, disabled, obese, or pregnant women
• All participants must sign a waiver
• Suggested attire is long pants & covered shoes, and sweatshirt
• Bottled water due to remote location
• All medical/physical restrictions must be declared at time of reservation.


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Since 1981

Na'alapa Stables
Kahua Ranch: 808-889-0022
Waipi'o Valley: 808-775-0419

P.O. Box 437185
Kamuela, Hawaii