ATV Outfitters Hawaii - Historical Ocean & Kohala Ditch Trail
Enjoy a magnificent ATV ride along the unique Big Island Hawaii coastline with ATV Outfitters. Our knowledgeable guides will share the history of Old Hawaii, while we ride on the old railroad path that once serviced the lively sugar industry. A splendid, private, pebbled beach is the final destination for the tour and was once favored by the Great King Kamehameha. The views are outstanding and our trail is enjoyable and easy for any level of riders. (ATV Tour lasts about 90 minutes)
- Drive along the windswept coastline of North Kohala
- Enjoy views or private ranchlands and pastures
- Ride along the unique Kohala Ditch system
- Visit a beautiful and secluded pebbled beach
- Helmet is mandatory and provided
- Where and When:
- Two tour times are available: 8:15 am and 12:45 pm.
Check in at ATV Outfitters Hawaii, Akoni Pule Highway, Kapaau, HI 96755 View Map
From Kona & Kohala:
Drive north on Highway 19 until you reach the stop sign at Kawaihae. Turn left at the stop sign onto Highway 270. Continue on 270 through the towns of Hawi and Kapaau. ATV Outfitters Hawaii is located a little past the 24th mile marker, on the left-hand side of the highway. Look for their sign, "ATV Outfitters." Take the first left where you see a refurbished cowboy cabin in the middle of a spacious green pasture.
Take Highway 19 along the Hamakua Coastline until you reach Waimea. Take a right at the third stop light to continue on Highway 19. Stay on 19 until you come to a small bridge with a white wooden fence on one side. The road will fork, so keep to your right. You should now be on Highway 250. Continue along this route until it ends (approx. 25 min). At the final stop sign, turn right onto Highway 270. ATV Outfitters Hawaii is located a little past the 24th mile marker, on the left-hand side of the highway. Look for the sign, "ATV Outfitters." Take the first left where you see a refurbished cowboy cabin in the middle of a spacious green pasture.
- This tour requires a party of 5 or more to make a reservation.
Single Rider ATV:
Must be at least 16 years old and 5'00" (152 cm) in height and weigh 100-300 lbs (40-136 kg).
Ages 16-18 are required to provide identification showing date of birth at time of check-in and if unable to will not be able to drive their own ATV and there will be no adjustment to charges.
Two Passenger Side by Side ATV:
Driver must be at least 25 years of age and 5'4" (162 cm) tall.
Passenger must be at least 5 years old and weigh at least 45 lbs (20 kg). Maximum combined weight is 500 lbs (226 kg).
Four Passenger Side by Side ATV:
Driver must be at least 25 years of age and 5'4" (162 cm) tall. Passenger must be at least 5 years old and weigh at least 45 lbs (20 kg). Maximum combined weight is 700 lbs (317.5 kg).
Children must ride with an adult who is at least 25 years old.
Children ages 5-17 require parent or legal guardian (with legal guardianship letter) to be present.
Pregnant women and people who have had recent surgery or chronic back and/or neck problems may not participate.
All riders must wear long pants and completely covered shoes.
Safety gear (helmet) is mandatory and provided.
No passing, stunts, or reckless maneuvers allowed. You must stay on the trail at all times. All riders must pass the practice course.
- Special Notes:
- REFRESHMENTS ARE INCLUDED ON ALL TOURS (Hawaiian bottled water and Hawaiian canned juice). Please arrive 30 minutes prior to activity start time.
- Operation Days:
- Monday through Friday
- Approximately 1.5 hours
- ATV Outfitters Hawaii
- ATV Outfitters Hawaii has single ATVs and two passenger side by side ATVs. Helmets, goggles and gloves and all required safety gear for the tour is provided.