Earth Day Is Everyday on Maui

Earth day is April 22, and it means something special in Hawaii. The Polynesian culture runs deep with practical and spiritual respect for land and ocean. The environment is the source of deep connection and belief system. The Hawaiian word for land is ‘aina. It means more than just sand or dirty, though. ‘Aina means “that which feeds” and comes …

Maui Canoe Tours

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 …

Teamwork Corporate Groups on Maui

Build Your Team in a Canoe

Corporate groups often travel to Maui as part of a reward for being top sellers, or to meet at a convention for their industry. But we hope it isn’t all work for these folks, and they get the chance to have some fun while they’re here! Bosses love these kinds of trips because it gives employees a chance to unwind, …

Freight Trains

A victory for the ocean!

In some local news, Ma’alaea Harbor was recently “saved” when the Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources along with the United States Army Corp of Engineers announced they would be abandoning plans to extend the breakwater at Ma’alaea. In doing so, “Freight Trains” – considered to be the world’s fastest wave, was saved from destruction, and now remains open …

TEACHING CANOE PADDLING

Technique Over Talent!

If you’re unsure whether or not you can “handle” Stand Up Paddling or Canoe Paddling in Maui, just know it’s not all about muscle… proper technique rewards you with greater success! We’ve been doing this long enough to know that you can never judge a book by it’s cover. We’ve seen muscle-y guys with no necks struggle to find their …

Maui Canoe Tours

Fun for all ages

Traveling with friends and family can be great – the experiences you share can bond you closer together, and will create common memories for you to look back upon with fondness. We think it’s important for friends and family to stick together during those “memorable” experiences, so everyone is included on the fun. That’s why we consider ourselves a “kid-friendly” …

We’d love to hear from you!

The only thing we like more than canoe riding in Maui – is hearing how much YOU love canoe riding in Maui! Our guests mean the world to us, and we love to keep in touch. If you haven’t already done so, please like us on Facebook so we can stoke you out with pictures and “the haps” here on …

Maui Wedding Canoe Ride

Maui Wedding Magic

Maui is one of the world’s most amazing places to get married. It’s been said Maui offers the perfect balance – there’s enough natural beauty to remind you that this is Hawaii, yet enough ‘modern conveniences’ to make you and your guests feel comfortable. If you’re looking for that extra touch of “Old Hawaii” to add to your wedding ceremony, …

Swells 101

The weather in Maui is transitioning from winter to summer, which results in more than just temperature changes – it means a change in the ocean as well. For the next few months, we’ll be seeing fewer north swells, and more south swells. Not sure what that means? Well read on! Swells can be thought of as rolling waves, which …