Piiholo Ranch Canopy Zipline Tours in Makawao, Maui, HI

Piiholo Ranch ZiplineZipline OutpostMakawao, Maui, HI 96768
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Overview

Offered by Piiholo Ranch Zipline, Piiholo Ranch Canopy Zipline Tours let guests experience thrilling canopy tours ideal for guests visiting Maui. Guests can choose from the 6-line or 7-line tours, which offer two and a half hours of excitement zipping over lush valleys, ravines, rainforests, with stunning views of native trees, plants, wildlife, and more.

Good To Know

from Ashley, one of our Makawao, Maui Travel Experts
  • Choose your zipline adventure!
  • Children under the age of 8 cannot participate.
  • Guests may not participate if weight exceeds the maximum amount (250 lbs).
  • Closed-toed shoes required to participate. Long sleeve, shorts or pants recommended.
  • A storage box is provided for keys.
  • Pouches provided for your camera and/or cell phones.
  • Snacks provided.
  • Longest Zipline in the state (2,800 feet)!

Description

from Piiholo Ranch Canopy Zipline Tours
If you want the experience of a zipline tour but need to keep it short, our 3-line canopy tour is the one for you! Two zips over lush valleys lead up to our ultimate 930-foot line, which zips you high-speed through the air to finish through a tree tunnel in the tropical forest canopy.
Approx. 1 hour.

You’ll zip on 6 distinct lines through the beautiful tree canopy on our 6-line canopy tour. Fly high over ravines and the forest floor and observe native and introduced trees and plants. Your final line is the longest in-the-trees zipline in the state and finishes through a tunnel in the trees. Great for families looking for educational adventures and big excitement!
Approx. 1.5 hours.

Once you’re off the ground, you’re in the trees the whole time on our premier 9-line canopy tour! You’ll soar through a tropical forest of towering eucalyptus on ziplines up to 930 feet long, cross an aerial canopy bridge and finish with a high-speed zip through a tree tunnel. Great fun while you learn about Hawai‘i’s native plants and unique ecosystem, and enjoy amazing views. This tour includes a stop at our pirate treehouse for snacks and drinks.
Approx. 3 hours.

Tour Policies:
-Mandatory check-in time for all tours is 45 minutes prior to the start of the tour.
-Each guest is required to sign a waiver to participate.
-Tours go out rain or shine. NO refund for inclement weather. Rain jackets provided as needed.
-Closed-toed shoes are required. NO Croc-styles, open-toe sandals, water shoes, Vibram finger-style or flip-flops.
-Each guest is provided with a full body harness and individually sizable safety helmet.

Age/Weight Restrictions:
-Weight limit is 50 - 250 pounds
-8 to 15 years old - Parent or guardian must remain at canopy staging area for the duration of the tour.
-16 & 17 years old - Parent or guardian must accompany the child to check-in and sign off on the waiver.

Health/Physical Restrictions:
-Must be capable of moderate to advanced physical activity and able to climb stairs and/or steep ramps.
-Must be able to carry a 10-12 lb trolley for the duration of a tour.
-Persons with back/shoulder/neck/knee/ankle problems, conditions or recent injuries cannot participate.
-Persons with recent surgeries or any other medical condition which may be aggravated by this activity cannot participate.
-Pregnant women cannot participate.

Reserve Hawaii Customer Reviews

Leanna Kuo
Palo Alto, CA
1 Review
Verified Traveler
"Great first zipline experience with young kids!"
August, 2016
We did the 6 zipline tour. Great guides... Safety first... You're always tethered to the trees. Great experience. Remember to show up early and bring mosquito repellent!
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Tip: Show up early. Bring mosquito repellent!

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Anonymous
"Fantastic Adenture!"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed June 24, 2018 NEW
We had a wonderful day of zip lining. The staff is so friendly and helpful. They make sure you are comfortable so that you can really enjoy the experience. The area is beautiful and it was a nice drive away from the beaches.
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LKAlaska
Anchorage, Alaska
"A Trip Favorite!"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed June 22, 2018 NEW
I was a bit nervous about zip lining but the rest of my family begged to go. Carlo and his team helped me feel perfectly safe as we zipped over beautiful landscapes. One of the lines was a half mile long! They picked us guavas from the ranch trees, took our pictures and kept us laughing the whole time.
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TLS2021
"Great on the day, terrible customer service after the booking"
TripAdvisor user rating 2 out of 5
Reviewed June 19, 2018 NEW
I had a great experience at the Zipline on the day - fun, safe and great guides. However, I paid for the photo option when I booked online but did not receive any photos on the day. When I emailed the next day to ask how I could access the photos - I got no reply. I emailed again a week or so later asking for a refund for the photos as I did not receive them - again I received no reply at all. As you can margined I was annoyed when I received an email a couple of days later asking me to review the company on TripAdvisor. I’m hoping that this review will finally get a reply from the company and I will get the refund for the photos I never received.
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KH K
Kihei, Hawaii
"Great experience, and excellent staff."
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed June 18, 2018 NEW
I took my wife for a ride for the father's day. We had so much fun spending a day in the beautiful Makawao forest. Our guide Max was great!!!
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faleafine
"Awesome Time"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed June 18, 2018 NEW
My family had a great time on the 6 line tour. The guides were entertaining and assured us that safety was their priority. My kids had an awesome time and want to go back one day.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Piiholo Ranch Canopy Zipline Tours

How long is the zipline tour?
The length of your zipline tour depends on the tour you purchase. Our 6-line and 7-line zipline tours both last approximately 2.5 hours.

What is the best way to get to Piiholo Ranch?
We highly recommend renting a car for the day. Not only will you have the opportunity to see more of the amazing sights on this side of the island, you will also skip the mile walk from the bus stop to our check-in point. The Maui Bus brings passengers to the Makawao Town stop, which is approximately a mile away from the check-in site.

We do not provide shuttle service, but recommend that you contact any of the following options:

  • All In One Executive Services at (808) 572-1717 or email aioexecutivecars@yahoo.com
  • Primo VIP at (808) 268-1416 or email reservations@primovip.com
  • Maui Tour and Transport at (808) 269-7245 or email mauitourandtrans@gmail.com
Be sure to ask about their discounted rates for Piiholo Ranch zipline guests!

What should I wear?
Guests must wear closed-toe shoes in order to participate. Flip-flops, sandals, Crocs, Vibram FiveFingers, water shoes, or other unsteady, open toe shoes are allowed on the zipline tours. Pants, long shorts, t-shirts, and a hat are recommended.

Can I bring my camera?
Yes. Cameras are allowed on the tour. The camera should have a safety strap. If dropped while on the zipline tour, it cannot be retrieved.

GoPros are allowed, but provided helmets may not be compatible with the mounts on newer cameras.

Can I bring my bag or purse on the zipline tour?
No. Backpacks, purses, fanny packs, and other large bags are not allowed on the tour and Piiholo Ranch Canopy Zipline Tours does not have a storage facility for guests. Storage boxes are available for small items such as car keys.

What is the age restriction for ziplining?
Children must be 8 years or older to participate. Children under 15 years old must be accompanied by a parent on the tour. Guests ages 16 or 17 must have a parent present when signing waivers and checking in.

Are there physical restrictions for ziplining?

Yes. For your personal safety and the safety of others, canopy zipline tour participants must weigh between 50lbs and 250lbs in order to take part in the activities.

Guests must be able to physically handle all areas of the tour. Actions include walking through uneven terrain, ascending stairs and ramps, carrying a 12-pound trolley, grabbing handlebars, and more. For this reason, pregnant women or participants with neck, back, shoulder, knee, or ankle injuries should not go on the tour. Those who have heart conditions or recently had surgery should also not participate.

Ask your tour guide prior to participating if you have any concerns regarding the physicality of the tour.

Will the tour still happen if it rains?
Yes. Tours are conducted rain or shine. Rain jackets are provided on an as needed basis. In the event of severe weather such as lightning, thunder, or other potentially dangerous conditions, your tour will be rescheduled or refunded. The refunded amount is based on the percentage of your tour completed when the decision to cancel is made.

What is the cancellation policy?
Any cancellations made by the listed reservation date will receive a FULL REFUND with absolutely NO CANCELLATION FEES. Any reservations past the cancellation date cannot be changed or canceled.