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Hawaii Forest & Trail Headquarters, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This small-group excursion (12 people in a specialty all-terrain vehicle) took us on a 2-mile hike through beautiful Kohala rainforest with many spectacular waterfalls. Our guide Mateo was great -- very knowledgeable and helpful -- and we loved being able to swim in the waterfall...More

Thank abattenhouse
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

traveled by van to pick up a 6 wheel army type jeep to travel up the mountain walked about 1 mile up on a beautiful trail saw many waterfalls at the largest there was a pool that you could swim in then hiked back down...More

Thank ovannajoanne
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This small group adventure is a MUST-DO when on the Big Island!!!! Took tour from Kona off the Pride of America cruise. Only 8 people; excellent driver and guide Frank was informative and knowledgeable. We hiked in the Kohala rainforest and saw seven beautiful and...More

Thank Grace M
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

We had an awesome day with Justin M as our guide. He was super informative, funny and is excellent at his job. The light rain and mud did not dampen our trip. Swimming in the waterfall was refreshing we wore our tennis shoes for swimming...More

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Moderate hiking, But Not easy. Muddy, can be slippery. Very informative for the whole family. Plenty of picture taking opportunities. Experienced guide. Passionate about the environment. Would recommend! But for the more senior people like me, bring a light jacket and make sure you wear...More

Thank SusieSD
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Great activity with a great company! The adventure is around 8 hours from beginning to end, sometimes if you’re staying in Kona on the way back you hit some traffic so it adds a little more time to the trip. Takes place in the backcountry...More

Thank Ryan J
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Eric was an outstanding tour guide on this waterfall adventure. He had never ending knowledge of the big island’s history and he was very mindful of our safety and well-being. This tour is highly recommended.

Thank Bigstein
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Melanie was our tour guide in November 2017 for the KLH( Kilauea Lava Hike ) in which we got all the way to the edge of the field but the then got turned back due weather and emergency operations in the field. We were successful...More

Thank sportbw
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Peter and Taj were terrific. They made the volcano and waterfall tours(respectively) interesting and fun. I will call Hawaii Forest & Trail again when we come to Hawaii. Thank you very much Peter and Toj for a couple of very fun and informative days. Teri...More

Thank Teri F
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

My husband and I agree that this was the highlight of our stay in Kona. Our guide Taro was so knowledgeable and went above and beyond to make sure everyone was comfortable and had a good time! The waterfalls are beautiful, the hike isn’t too...More

Thank Brittney W
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Carole517
20 February 2018|
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Response from Jeff T | Reviewed this property |
Agree with above besides a lot of walking in fields there are also some areas that are slippery and wet as well as narrow.
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3 September 2016|
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Response from JenniferV35 | Reviewed this property |
No. As I recall the bridges were low and short.
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