Hana, Maui Horseback Riding Vacation on Hawaii

March 6th, 2013|

Horseback riding in Hana, Hawaii means more than climbing in the saddle and going for a trail ride. Hana, Maui is rich in Hawaiian culture and talking story.

When you go horseback riding at Travaasa Hana Riding Stables, you might be riding with a paniolo, (Hawaiian cowboy) or in my case, a paniola.

My trail guide, Jolynn, […]

Piiholo Ranch Horseback Riding Vacation, Maui, Hawaii

October 19th, 2011|

Authentic Paniolo Horseback Riding Vacation at Piiholo Ranch

As I drove along  Makawao Avenue in my Japanese compact rental car, I noticed that I was heading “up country” and entering  paniolo territory.  Convertible Mustangs gave way to pick up trucks and horse trailers. The Hawaiian cowboy was alive and well in Maui, Hawaii and could be […]