Pony Express tours is Maui’s premiere horseback tour outfitter. This family business dates back to 1983 and explores the majestic scenery from Haleakala Ranch. Narrated and guided by expert horsemen.
Haleakala Ranch Rides
Paniolo Ride – 2 hrs
Haleakala Ranch is the largest working cattle ranch on Maui with panoramic views of the beautiful valley isle while riding through lush pastures and tall, fragrant eucalyptus trees. The Paniolo ride is a 2 hour ride in a peaceful environment. Enjoy spectacular ocean views and a refreshment.
Check in 8:00 am
Mauka Ride – 1.5 hrs
Also located on Haleakala Ranch and like the Paniolo ride, this tour also includes a refreshment and a view of ancient Chinese walls.
Check in 11:00 am
Location: Pony Express Ranch Office – Red Building off Highway 378 (2.5 miles above the junction of 377 and 378)
(Anticipate a 1.5 hr. drive time from Lahaina or Kihei)
Age: 10 years or older, and under 65 (unless approved)
Weight Limit: 235 lbs.
Health: Good health, no heart, lung or elevation problems. No pregnant riders.
Dress: Long pants (jeans), closed toed shoes, Jacket, hat or visor and sunscreen.
Driving Directions [ show ]
From the WEST SIDE/LAHAINA: Plan on a 1.5 hr drive.
Head back to the main airport on hwy 30; turn right on hwy 380; turn right on 36 by K-Mart,
short distance – turn right on hwy 37 (crater hwy and follow signs to the national park),
go up 7 miles and depending on the day of the week, you will automatically be led into 377 due to morning traffic cones or you will turn left on 377.
Continue 5.5 miles on hwy 377 until hwy 378 and turn left.
Go 2.5 miles up 378, on the left hand side there is a red building that says Pony Express and that is the Ranch Office.
From SOUTH MAUI/KIHEI side: Plan on a 1.5 hr drive.
Head back to the main airport on hwy 311, turn right on 380 by the church, turn right on 36 by K-Mart, turn right on 37,
go up 7 miles and you will be led into 377 or you turn left on 377.
Drive 5.5 miles on 377 to 378 turn left; go 2.5 miles up 378,
On the left is the red building that says Pony Express.
After check in and paperwork there you continue up to the visitor center parking lot just past mile marker 20 where we will meet you for the tour.