8 hrs
All Ages
Minimum Age
Big Island

Kohala Waterfalls Adventure

Immerse yourself in stunning private Kohala waterfalls, tranquil streams, scenic coastlines, and rugged valleys on this North Kohala adventure. Experience an off-road drive to an exclusive trailhead.


A Hawaiian Waterfall tour, unlike any other. During this exciting adventure, guests will:

  • Ramble off-road in a 4-wheel-drive vehicle.
  • Take a relaxed, guided walk through a private nature reserve.
  • Cool off with a swim under one of seven cascading waterfalls.
  • Enjoy a private picnic lunch with views of soaring sea cliffs and remote valleys at one of the island’s most iconic lookouts.
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DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Daily tours depart from Hawaii Forest & Trail Headquarters, and Waikoloa Queen’s Marketplace. Tour time is about 7-8 hours round trip

73-5593 A Olowalu Street, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740

DEPARTURE TIME Please arrive promptly 15-30 minutes before your adventure.
  • Continental breakfast with 100% Kona coffee and hot tea. Deli-style lunch with assorted beverages.
  • Walking sticks, binoculars, day packs, and rain jackets.
  • Guests should be able to hike on uneven or rocky terrain, and we sometimes encounter cool, wet, or muddy conditions.
  • Customers will receive a full refund with 24 hours notice of cancellation.
  • Private tours: Customers will receive a 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.

Kohala Waterfalls Adventure
Ages 12 and under.

This adventure is operated by Hawaii Forest & Trail

  1. How much hiking do we do? Expect to cover approximately 1.5 miles in 1 – 2 hours.
  2. Is there elevation gain? Expect to do minimal climbing. The estimated elevation gain over the course of the hike is about 200’.
  3. What is the water temperature in the waterfall? Water temperature varies and ranges between 60 and 70 degrees F, very cool and refreshing.