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North Shore EcoTours represents the best in nature and Hawaiian cultural tours! We are 100% local and feature knowledgable guides who also work as educators, conservationists, and cultural practitioners. Our hiking adventures and off-road...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
66-250 Kamehameha Hwy, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-1489
+1 877-521-4453
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Reviewed 4 May 2013

Signed up to do their "big" hike, which is about 3 miles round trip along a stream south east of Haleiwa, sort of near the new wind mills. The tour company has an exclusive arrangement with the property owner, so we didn't see anyone else...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is the definition of a hidden gem! I know a lot of places will advertise that, but this tour really delivers. Not only do they access to roads, trails and land not accessible to the public, but with the rigs they run (Pinzgauer trucks)...More

1  Thank hoomalu3138
Reviewed 4 October 2018

While our guide was great the tour was not what I thought. The add I read said it included the off road stuff and the falls in the park. We were not allowed in park and never got to see falls. The trails were extremely...More

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Kumu-Keola, Owner at North Shore EcoTours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Aloha mai, Mahalo for your honest review. We truly do have wonderful guides who are knowledgeable and great at what they do. It is unfortunate though that you did not fully enjoy your experience. We apologize for any confusion or miscommunication. The problem here is...More

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I took the 4x4 Piglet tour, and we loved it. Keola was a great guide! He gave information about the ecology of Hawaii, the language and culture, and was able to answer all of our questions. We didn't want the tour to...More

Thank Christel R
Reviewed 26 January 2018

My boyfriend and I had a blast! This tour was one of the top highlights of our trip! I got much more out of this tour than I had expected to thanks to our incredible guide Keola. I believe there is no end to his...More

Thank Gabrielle C
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Great afternoon spent on the 'Piglet' Tour with our guide Keola through the Waimea valley. Keola is passionate about his home and it shows. His knowledge of the history, flora and fauna are evident and he enjoys sharing that with his guests. We all learned...More

Thank CatamaranerDave
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Keola was a great guide! He came well prepared and was full of interesting facts about the island and Hawaiian culture. The hike was one of the highlights of our trip! Would recommend this hike to anyone visiting the North Shore!

1  Thank mattandliz2017
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Ovo 'O Erik... My family and I went to Oahu in July, 2017 This tour by far was the most educational and exciting tour my family and I did while on vacation on Oahu for 7 days, period.You will see amazing sites, be in the...More

1  Thank Erik H
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Keola was a great tour guide - very knowledgeable about Hawaiian culture, not to mention an expert on the valley. He was extrememly engaging, and made this fun and educational at the same time. I highly recommend this tour.

2  Thank jrahn2017
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

So worth the money! Noah was awesome!! Took us on what seemed like all the bumps and sites of the valley. He tried to teach us some Hawaiian words (not sure we were good students) and talked to us about all the trees/plants in the...More

1  Thank Angela F
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

I cannot recommend this company or our guide Keola highly enough!! We met at the North Shore and took an off road vehicle to the trail head. We had a perfect weather day with only occasional rain showers (just enough to cool you off) and...More

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