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Mahana Ridge Trail

Near Ritz Carlton Kapalua Resort, Kapalua, Maui, HI
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Great if you are willing to go all the way!

This trail is a great full day commitment for hikers OR a trail runners dream! It can get a bit... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Zea R
Great hike away from any crowds, plant variety is amazing

This is a "full-moderate" or even more difficult hike. Lot's of up and down hills, switchbacks... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Poor7%
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“great hike” (10 reviews)
“turned around” (3 reviews)
“fleming beach” (5 reviews)
Near Ritz Carlton Kapalua Resort, Kapalua, Maui, HI
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This trail is a great full day commitment for hikers OR a trail runners dream! It can get a bit monotonous but finally affords you an incredible view of the West Maui mountains. If you choose to add on an extra 1.25 miles to the...More

Thank Zea R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a "full-moderate" or even more difficult hike. Lot's of up and down hills, switchbacks, mud and the potential for some rain at the top. You climb enough vertical that you really get to see how the plant life changes at different altitudes, a...More

Thank philsp68
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

What an amazing 10 mike hike. We didn’t see one other person the entire time. This hike is difficult but well worth it!! Lots of shade. Bring water and a camera.

Thank JenniferBaumstark
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

I thought this hike was harder than "moderate", considering how slippery it was and how uphill. The whole hike to the ridge is uphill, and the top of the ridge was covered with clouds when I got there. I really enjoyed the first mile the...More

1  Thank Katyrose00
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We picked up this trail at Fleming Beach after walking on the Coastal Trail that we started at Kapalua Bay Beach. We had no idea where it was going or how long it was, the sign posted on the map only shows that it's an...More

2  Thank Stefani C
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

This has nice views and pretty quiet path. It is manly a bush hike in that shrubs and trees. I liked seeing the plants and seeing the birds. Some nice views.

Thank TravelSomeMFS
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Whenever I hike, I like to start out on a steady uphill slope like this trail. After my husband and I hiked 1/2 hours, we only saw one other couple. The trail seemed to be quite remote and I started to feel uncomfortable, so we...More

Thank LenaCDoll
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We parked at the Kapalua Golf Academy and walked uphill for a looooong way. It was tougher than I expected it to be so I am not anxious to do it again. For those younger and in better shape it would be a nice hike.

Thank Futuremauian
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

The first half is steep but also the best views. Was dry when we wine but gather it can be muddy. Worth the hike.

Thank Eyevet1
Reviewed 11 February 2017

You can enter this trail from the Kapalua Golf Academy side and trek parallel to Route 30 on a paved road or , IMO a better option is DT Fleming Park where you hike above the road down to the beach cross UNDER the Route...More

4  Thank George L
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