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Every Day Is A School Day

It’s the end of August, and everyone has “Back to School” on their mind. But ask us, and we say that we never left. We learn every day, and thus it could be said that we are all students in the “School of Life”. At Maui Paddle Sports, we’re lucky to not only call Maui our home, but also our …

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So Many Turtles!

Turtles are by far one of our favorite creatures to share the ocean with. They are easy-going, graceful, and truly beautiful to watch when in their natural environment. We recently captured this photo of our friend swimming alongside and below us, undoubtedly contemplating the deep things that turtles think about (or just looking for breakfast). If you love the ocean and …

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Rainbows Come Free!

The best part about offering Maui Canoe Tours is that our customers often get many things for free, and they are the gifts that we receive from mother nature. Check out this recent photo taken on a recent Friday… what better way to start your weekend? From rainbows and beautiful views to turtles and bright colorful fish, there are many things …

History Of The Hawaiian Outrigger Canoe

Hawaiian culture has a unique characteristic perhaps not seen in any other people group. Hawaii’s integral connection the ocean sets it apart. This rich history of the prolific sea has experienced a revival in the past 20 years or so. We couldn’t be happier for this trend as the outrigger canoe holds a special place in Hawaii’s reliance on the …

4 Reasons We Love Canoe Tours on Maui

With so many adventures to explore on Maui, it’s no wonder we have visitors come back year after year. The immense jungle, engaging culture, and breathtaking views never disappoint. As you know, our favorite adventures on in the water. Here are four reasons we love canoe tours on Maui. Cool off – what better way to get relief from a …

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Best Way To See The Best Island

TripAdvisor holds an annual Travelers’ Choice Award in several categories. One of those categories is Best Island, and Maui has topped the list again for 2016. Huffington Post celebrated the achievement with their list of “12 Reasons Maui Is The Best Island On The Planet.” We know there are many more than 12 reasons, though. Regardless of why you love …

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No Experience Needed

The expert Polynesian paddlers used outrigger canoes hundreds of years ago for exploring the ocean, fishing, and competitions. They grew up knowing how to paddle and power their boat through the water. In fact, the Hawaiian islands were discovered by Polynesian explorers in outrigger canoes. They observed birds migrating and concluded there must be land nearby. They followed the birds …

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Re-Discover Maui From The Water

Some families and couples love Maui so much when they first visit, that they just HAVE to come again. They do whatever it takes: Timeshares, sacrificing “sick days” in exchange for more vacation time from work… anything that gets them on the island again. We don’t blame them for the effort! For those of you who frequent Maui’s shores, we …

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Hey! Slow Down…

Today’s adrenaline-soaked world is all about bigger and faster… and it seems that this message appears everywhere, especially when it comes to vacations. But we disagree…we like to remind ourselves that bigger and faster do not always mean “better”. To us, the choice between a theme park vacation and a Hawaii vacation isn’t really a choice at all! The difference …

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Authentic Canoe Coaches

The Maui activities business has always been a strong source of commerce on this island. And as such, one sometimes encounters an activity company that is more passionate about the “business” than the activity itself. (Ever been on an activity lesson and thought your teacher could use a few lessons himself?). Well rest assured that’s not us at Maui Paddle …