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Mendes Ranch

#4 of 47 things to do in Wailuku Features Animals
3530 Kahekili Hwy, Wailuku, Maui, HI 96793-9236
+1 808-871-5222
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Maui Horseback-Riding Tour with Optional BBQ Lunch
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“bbq lunch” (33 reviews)
3530 Kahekili Hwy, Wailuku, Maui, HI 96793-9236
+1 808-871-5222
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had done this once before years ago and it was much better. The horses this time seemed a bit tired. I felt really bad as my horse as well as a few others didnt want to run (they do let you run the horse...More

Thank MandyCt
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pretty, sweeping views. Decent trail ride. Be sure you're okay with sense of "heights" - there's a perfectly safe trail that you go down and the view is straight toward the ocean. I loved it, but a group member who hadn't been on horses too...More

Thank AMtripster
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed this trail ride very much. It starts out with a lot of downhill riding. Beautiful views of the coast. I was very comfortable in the saddle and the staff checked the saddles/stirrups at the start and before the gallop up...More

Thank Angie B
Reviewed 6 April 2017

The horses appeared to be in good condition, which is key, though my horse, Blondie, did stop a number of times & I had to give him a good kick to get going. I've ridden since a kid so I had asked for an "intermediate"...More

1  Thank SharonMarie408
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

This was the best trail riding experience we have ever had on vacation. We booked a private ride for our family and it was worth every penny. Our guide was amazing. He taught us about the land and it's history. He gave us several opportunities...More

Thank Jessica R
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

The setting was gorgeous and ride was great. We originally booked the morning ride but had to switch to the afternoon and they accommodated us with no problem. They selected our horses based on our experience and size. We had the chance to get to...More

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 11 March 2017

The horses were well trained and the staff were very experienced and personable. There is also an opportunity to gallop on this trail ride. The scenery was amazing and I even some some whales in the ocean. My horse was Frosty and I barely had...More

1  Thank ABTraveler64
Reviewed 9 March 2017

My daughter and I were able to enjoy the horseback ride today! What a fun experience this was! During our ride we were taken up and down a mountainside along the coastline. The views were amazing and we even got to see a couple of...More

Thank Kari T
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful and fun ride. The sisters we had we had were very knowledgeable and safety conscious. Probably the best pre ride safety and how to ride demonstration I have ever seen. Beautiful location and as we were riding we could see the whales jumping...More

Thank sandra g
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Kimo and the friendly staff at Mendes Ranch made this a safe and memorable day with horses, riding beautiful ocean front trails. The ranch is located at the head of a gorgeous canyon overlooking the beautiful sea. Lots of animals including peacocks, rabbits, cats as...More

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cheri a
Coming in March...Curious if the lunch is offered with both morning and afternoon rides and which is a better option? Like for the afternoon ride...is the lunch prior to the ride or after? Morning ride I do realize if there is a lunch, it would be after. Thank you.
24 January 2017|
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Response from Riplip3 | Reviewed this property |
The last response is correct. Lunch after the morning and before the afternoon ride. Actually, lunch is served at the same time, so morning and afternoon riders can mingle. If you are afternoon rider, you need to think about... More
Do you offer kama aina rates?
11 August 2016|
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Response from PuraVida4Me | Reviewed this property |
I was a customer, don't even know what that is.
Are there kama aina rates?
2 August 2016|
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