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Happy Trails Hawaii

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Wonderful Afternoon on Horseback

My family and I had a great time wondering through the trails on Mark's horses. Even my youngest... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
Daydream27263156820
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Iwakuni, Japan
Good fun

Authentic ride. Knowledgable guides, not as crowded and definitely not a tourist trap. Beautiful... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
NealV42
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Haleiwa, Hawaii
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About
Aloha! Join us as we celebrate our 25th year of providing a top quality guest experience on Oahu's scenic north shore of Hawaii. Nestled on the hilltop above picturesque Waimea bay, our well trained horses and professional guides escort you through...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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59-231 Pupukea Rd, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-9416
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I had a great time wondering through the trails on Mark's horses. Even my youngest rode her own horse at 6 years of age. Outstanding place to see the countryside of Oahu

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Authentic ride. Knowledgable guides, not as crowded and definitely not a tourist trap. Beautiful mountain views of the ocean.More

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Manager7433, Guest Relations Manager at Happy Trails Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Your enjoyment and review of your horseback ride with us are appreciated. We are proud to be a locally owned "Mom and Pop" horse ranch for 25 years! It's great guests like you that keep us sharing what we love; horses, people, and nature. Aloha...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Happy Trails Hawaii was an amazing experience. The horses are beautiful and well trained. The trail and views on the ride are a must see. Mark the trail guide is so friendly and explains how to ride the horse so clearly if you’ve never rode...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must for all!!! Truly a great day!!! I recommend to everyone we had grandparents and small kids and all had a good time! People were lovely and horses were beautiful!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Happy trails was such a great experience for my family and I. Since I have never been on the horse before, i was fearful in the beginning,but Mark helped me overcome fear. All of a sudden I realized i was truly enjoying in the moment....More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Took my daughter and her friends for horseback riding for her birthday. It was her dream come true. They all had a great time. Mark and Angel were so patient with the kids. The trail was beautiful and there is a beautiful spot to take...More

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Manager7433, Guest Relations Manager at Happy Trails Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Mahalo for sharing your daughter's special birthday celebration with us! Your kind words for our trail guides and enjoyment of your horse ride are greatly appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back!

Reviewed 1 November 2018

My girlfriend and I went on the Happy Trails ride. We thought we would need a lot of sun block but found out about 95% of the trail was under shady trees. No bug spray needed when riding. The horses are beautiful, friendly and know...More

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Manager7433, Guest Relations Manager at Happy Trails Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Fun times at Happy Trails, that's what we are all about! Our trails do weave in and out of sun-filtered forests providing a welcome relief from the sun. Mahalo for your praise of both our four and two-legged team, they are all fun characters. We...More

Reviewed 22 October 2018

The whole experience was great from the arrival to the departure, the horses were clam and easy to ride, the staff were friendly and chatted along the way, highly recommend

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Manager7433, Guest Relations Manager at Happy Trails Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are delighted you enjoyed your horseback ride at our ranch. Thank you for coming up and sharing your review. Come on back, we'll be here!

Reviewed 20 October 2018

The tour was nice and relaxing. The horses are gentle and the guides do a great job making it an enjoyable experience even if you’ve never seen a horse before. They make great use of the time you have there. I would recommend this as...More

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Manager7433, Guest Relations Manager at Happy Trails Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We appreciate your recommendation! We do our best to provide all guests with fun memories and a good time and are happy to see we hit the mark with you! Mahalo and please come on back any time.

Reviewed 17 October 2018

Loved this experience, which was my first time ever riding a horse. Sherry, our guide, was new to Happy Trails and did a great job. Mark, the owner, joined us for the ride and we could tell that the establishment is a genuinely good one...More

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Manager7433, Guest Relations Manager at Happy Trails Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Your enjoyment of our horseback ride is why we keep doing what we love....making guests happy as we share our passion for our horses and the aina (land). Mahalo for warm and positive review of your experience. We look forward to welcoming you back to...More

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Nina Z
18 July 2015|
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Response from Manager7433 | Property representative |
Aloha Nina, and thank you for your question. We are unable to allow guests to canter/gallop our horses as it presents a possible unsafe situation with mixed ability riders in the group. Our trail rides are walking with some... More
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AdrienneSelarep
21 March 2015|
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Response from Manager7433 | Property representative |
Aloha and mahalo for your inquiry. The youngest age we take on our guided horseback tours is 6 years. We are not permitted to allow doubling in the saddle due to strict insurance specifications. Safety first! Best wishes... More
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