Trying Something New at Any Age

February 19, 2020

“The only way to get rid of the fear of doing something is to go out and do it.” — Susan Jeffers, motivational speaker, coach   Are you a creature of habit? With the demanding pace of life, it can be easy to fall into a daily routine that doesn’t have much space for the…

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River of Stories

August 15, 2019

  The Umauma River in Hakalau, Hawaii has waterfalls, swimming holes, and interesting history!   The Umauma River is one of many rivers that originate on the slopes of Mauna Kea Volcano and flow down through deep gulches out to the sea along the northeastern coast of the Big Island of Hawaii. Characterized by countless…

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Hawai’i by Horseback

July 25, 2019

Experience the Beauty of the Hamakua Coast Paniolo Style …     Hawaii has a rich paniolo (cowboy) tradition. It started with the gift of several cattle to King Kamehameha I from Captain George Vancouver in 1794. A Kapu (law protecting them) was placed on the animals to allow the herd to grow and grow…

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Explore Hawaii’s Waterfalls

July 5, 2019

Experience The Beauty of Umauma Falls on a Waterfall Rappel and River Swim Tour   Do you LOVE waterfalls? Have you ever dreamed of exploring and swimming in hidden waterfalls in Hawaii? If you’re still reading this, we’re going to assume there’s a high chance you’re a total waterfall nerd. It’s OK, we are too.…

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Off the Beaten Path

May 28, 2019

When you close your eyes and think of Hawaii, what do you see? White sand beaches? Aquamarine waters and palm trees gently swaying in the breeze? Are you relaxed and dozing off yet? If you travel like we do, then you want something a little more EXHILARATING than the usual ‘sunning on a beach in…

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Horseback Riding at Umauma

May 20, 2019

Ride with Wailea Horseback Adventures at Umauma Come with us on a breathtaking 2.5 hour scenic journey on Wailea, as we adventure on horseback through open pastures with livestock, enjoy scenic views of Mauna Kea and the Pacific Ocean on Hamakua Coast. We will start by matching you up with a horse and saddle, followed…

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Zip Big, or Go Home

May 9, 2019

Looking for an exciting way to explore the Big Island’s natural beauty? A zipline tour is a thrilling way to experience some of Hawaii’s most pristine and breathtaking locations while flying hundreds of feet through the air over stunning river gorges, 14 waterfalls and flowering tropical forest canopies. It’s a pretty incredible feat!    …

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Umauma Deluxe ATV Tours

February 7, 2019

Hawaii Island’s best zipline has added another thrilling, fun-filled adventure for the whole family to enjoy. Take in the beautiful views of Umauma and the Hamakua Coast that you can only experience while riding one of our many all-terrain-vehicles. Choose between our automatic, 4×4 ATVs or our Side x Side UTVs (2 & 4-seat). Get…

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Umauma Waterfall Rappel & River Tours

June 19, 2017

Make memories that will last a lifetime as you experience the coolest adventure in Hawaii. Start your rappel experience by rappelling 250 feet into the Umauma valley. The last 20 feet is a cave, so you will free rappel right into the Umauma River. But don’t worry, you will be fully equipped with a wetsuit,…

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Tour Umauma Falls & Gardens

March 15, 2016

Enjoy a self-guided tour of our beautiful grounds and spectacular view of Umauma Falls. Umauma Falls Viewing Umauma Falls are open to visitors from 8 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. every day. At this time you can drive on a concrete road right to the falls and tropical garden/river walk after stopping at the visitor center.  Take…

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