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Mahalo First Responders!

Today we paid our respects to our first responders and veterans by participating in the 5th Annual 9/11 Memorial Paddle. It’s our honor to be among “real heroes” – those who put their own safety on the line every day while protecting and serving their community. Paddling a canoe in Maui truly teaches us what it means to be a part …

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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 …

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Environmental Stewardship and YOU!

Ben Harper once sang “I can clean up the Earth, with my own two hands…” and his message of responsibility is one that rings true for us at Maui Paddle Sports. There is much to learn from a canoe tour with us, but perhaps the most important lesson will come from within yourself, as you stare up at the beautiful West …

Happy 4th of July!

“Freedom” is an expression that we hear often, when listening to our guests describe their experience with us. Yes, being off the land and in the water truly is a freeing experience! We feel there’s no better way to celebrate independence day than by exercising our freedom to enjoy life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. For us, that means operating …

Mad Dogs - The Conquest of Jaws

Big Wave Surf Story Featured at Maui Film Festival

We’re excited for the waters of Maui to be featured in a new film called Mad Dogs. The Brazilian filmmakers behind the project are pioneers of paddling in for big wave surfing … and there is no bigger wave than Maui’s own Jaws. The documentary tells the story of three Brazilians known as the Mad Dogs for their extreme approach …

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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 …

Maui Boy Featured on Food Network

Local Boy on Food Network’s “Chopped Junior”

While our ohana is “home” on the water, we love all things Maui. Part of that is celebrating the success and highlights of our own. This week, a local Maui boy got national attention by competing on Food Network’s “Chopped Junior.” JJ Valoroso of Kihei, Maui, participated on this week’s episode entitle “Go Fish!” He was joined by famous chefs …

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Care For The Land & Ocean

Mālama i ka ʻānia a me ke kai. Care for the land and the ocean. All of the Maui Paddle Sports Ohana cares deeply for our beautiful island, ocean and planet. We are always looking for ways to reduce our impact. We have gone completely paperless with our new online waiver system. We provide reusable, BPA free, recycled material, made …