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Girls Trip

This was a great experince. Having been around horses my whole life, I know how weather can... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
490fitness
Beautiful ride, happy horses, and great guides

We had an absolutely lovely trail ride at Ironwood Ranch. You can tell immediately that all the... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
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We're the "Best Place to Find Yourself on Horseback" according to Hawaii Magazine's 2008 "Best of Hawaii" - and they should know! Ride our beautiful horses through lush, exotic valleys, ironwood forests, and pineapple fields, while enjoying...more
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741 Hui Rd a, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Before I booked the ride I drove up to the ranch to check it out. I found a beautiful ranch with well cared for horses. The staff were friendly and competent. I returned the next morning for my ride. We left the ranch and went...More

3  Thank Kiltie5
Dawges, Wrangler at Ironwood Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Mahalo

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 12 November 2014

I rode at Ironwood on 11/7 with two friends. When we arrived, we met an employee from DC (I don't remember her name) and Gina. They were both rather grouchy and exasperated from the week and clients they'd had to work with. During the short...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love horseback riding but this ride was a bit boring. Not only did they have to reschedule 2xs they cut our ride by 1 hour. The horses were wonderful and well behaved and the guide was really informative but it just wasn’t that fun....More

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Reviewed 17 September 2018

This was a great experince. Having been around horses my whole life, I know how weather can affect your ride. Our ride was originally planned for Friday but it started to rain and our ride was canceled. Gina was awesome and since we didn't really...More

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Dawges, Wrangler at Ironwood Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha, We are soooo happy everything worked out for your family. Please come see us again when you are on Maui. Mahalo

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Felt rushed..this was at 3:00 and last ride of the day. Guides didn't communicate that well. I felt like it was an imposition to ask for a picture of us. One guide said it was ok to stay on the horses while getting a picture..the...More

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Dawges, Wrangler at Ironwood Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha Grandmother, We are sorry you felt like you were rushed. The pictures are a big part of the experience. We hope you will come back and let us show you we want you have a great time and take these concerns to heart. I...More

Reviewed 26 July 2018

We had an absolutely lovely trail ride at Ironwood Ranch. You can tell immediately that all the horses are happy and very well cared for, which is the most important thing! The ranch is a peaceful, professional place, where all the guides and staff know...More

1  Thank leahganse
Dawges, Wrangler at Ironwood Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It was a pleasure having you come spend time with us on your vacation, Hope to see you again, Mahalo

Reviewed 23 July 2018

They take you on a trail up in the lush greenery where you get to see the ocean and all of the dilapidated pineapple fields. Don't get me wrong. It's a beautiful ride. But they bring you back 1/2 hr before your ride time is...More

1  Thank jlf92705
Dawges, Wrangler at Ironwood Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are sorry you felt you got a shorter ride than expected. We do also want you to know that the ride also includes the mounting of your horse, the personal attention of riding instructions. the stir-ups adjusted to your length and your pictures taken...More

Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

How could you not have a great time with David Beckham, Drew Barrymore, Mark Wahlberg and Robert Downey Jr. and Danie as our guide. We were in good hands with Danie, it was drizzling out all day so the trails were a little slick in...More

1  Thank k9lynn
Dawges, Wrangler at Ironwood Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Mahalo for riding with us and we hope you come back when on Maui and ride with us again.

Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

We can't thank Ironwood ranch enough! We originally had a reservation with another stable the previous day but something happened with communication between them and Viator (trip advisor) so when we arrived they didn't have our reservation nor any room to fit us in during...More

Thank Janee' B
Dawges, Wrangler at Ironwood Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so happy it all worked out for you group and hope to see you again when you come to Maui

Reviewed 28 June 2018

Went with a small group of four and were treated respectfully, graciously and kindly. The ladies there were thorough in covering the release forms and the safety matters. None of us had any issues with the horses. While not a long ride, I finished feeling...More

Thank Todd S
Dawges, Wrangler at Ironwood Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are really happy your had a great experience riding with us. Hope to see you again, Happy Trails

Reviewed 20 June 2018

Best birthday present! My girlfriend booked a 90min jungle ride after researching all the ranches in Maui. She's been competing for 12 years in horse riding jumps so she knows what to look for. She said that after seeing the pics of the horses on...More

Thank DaveL2161
Dawges, Wrangler at Ironwood Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Mahalo for riding with us and please come see us again. Happy Trails

Reviewed 13 June 2018

The horses and scenery were beautiful. I took my two young sons with me and we had a great time. Our guide knew the flora along the trail and told us about the modern history of the ranch.

Thank Jennifer L
Dawges, Wrangler at Ironwood Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Mahalo for riding with us.

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Response from Aggie91Dad | Reviewed this property |
We were pretty much the same scenario; our 7 yr old was the "equestrian". There was only one trail ride available when we went and I don't think it's going to be that different of an experience no matter which one you... More
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Response from Jeneen S | Reviewed this property |
If your husband's weight is close to the max limit (220lbs I believe), they will weigh him when you arrive. Their priority is the safety of the horses.
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