Kohala Waterfalls Adventure

Immerse yourself in stunning private waterfalls, tranquil streams, scenic coastlines, and rugged valleys on this North Kohala adventure. Begin your journey with an exhilarating off-road drive to an exclusive trailhead, setting the stage for a memorable exploration. The Big Island is renowned for some of the most beautiful waterfalls in Hawaii, and this tour offers a unique opportunity to experience them up close.

With knowledgeable interpretive guides, you’ll uncover the rich history of the land and learn how Wai (water) has shaped the islands’ life and culture. Each stop on the tour provides breathtaking views and photo opportunities, allowing you to capture the beauty of Hawaii’s natural landscapes.

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Create lasting memories with your family as you explore some of the most photogenic places on Hawaii Island. From cascading waterfalls to serene streams and dramatic coastlines, this North Kohala adventure promises an unforgettable experience that highlights the diverse and awe-inspiring beauty of the Big Island.


  • Off-Road Adventure: Ramble off-road to an exclusive trailhead.
  • Guided Nature Walk: Take a relaxed, guided walk through a private nature reserve.
  • Waterfall Swim: Cool off with a swim under one of several cascading waterfalls.
  • Historic Exploration: Walk through a restored ancient Hawaiian agricultural site.
  • Scenic Picnic: Enjoy a private picnic lunch with views of soaring sea cliffs and remote valleys at one of the island’s best scenic lookouts.
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  • Around 6 to 7 hours


  • Easy


  • Daily tour departs from:
  • Hawaii Forest & Trail Headquarters
  • Waikoloa Queen’s Marketplace
  • Shops at Mauna Lani
  • Kohala Zipline Headquarters

What’s Included

  • Lunch: Deli-style lunch with assorted beverages
  • Extras: Sunscreen and bug spray available upon request

Gear Provided

  • Towels
  • Walking sticks
  • Rain jackets

What to Bring & Wear

  • Comfortable walking shoes or reef walkers
  • Bathing suit
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Light jacket or sweatshirt
  • Reusable water bottle


  • Guests should be able to hike on uneven or rocky terrain.
  • Cool, wet, or muddy conditions may be encountered.
  • Other tour restrictions may apply.


How much hiking do we do?

  • Expect to cover approximately 1 mile in 1.5 – 2 hours.

Is there elevation gain?

  • Expect minimal climbing with an estimated elevation gain of about 200’.

What is the water temperature in the pool we swim in?

  • Water temperature varies by season and rainfall, ranging between 60 and 70 degrees F.

Cancellation Policy

  • General Tours: Full refund with 24 hours’ notice of cancellation.
  • Private Tours: Full refund with 72 hours’ notice of cancellation.
  • Cancellations within the cancellation period and “no-shows” will be charged the FULL AMOUNT of the tour.

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