Kohala Ditch Trail ATV Tour Details
See breathtaking views of the Kohala Coastline
Guided narration by professional local tour guides
Ride On Historic Trails
Driver & Passenger rates
Visit Macadamia Nut orchards
Easy for every level of rider
Enjoy refreshments on the route
The Kohala Ditch is a journey back through time following the old railroad path of the sugarcane industry along the coastline of North Kohala.
Be escorted by professional local guides and listen to tales of genuine Hawaiian history. We’ll continue you journey into the Kohala Mountain tracing the historical Kohala Ditch system.
Visit a secluded beach favored by King Kamehameha the Great. Take in breathtaking views of the Kohala coastline while journeying through Macadamia nut orchards.
Check in at our base yard at 8:15 a.m. where you’ll get to know your ATV. Travel the old railroad path while listening to narration about the history of the surrounding areas from our expert local tour guides. Ride into the Kohala mountain along the historic Kohala ditch system, through Macadamia nut orchards viewing the coast of North Kohala. Return to basecamp after 1.5-hour tour.
Approximately 1.5 hours.
Tour has two options beginning at 8:15 am or 12:45 pm.
- No passing, no stunts, no reckless maneuvers.
- Stay on the trail at all times -All riders must pass the practice course.
- Our tours are incredibly scenic and historical; this is NOT a wild ride.
- Please note we do not pick up for this tour, you will need to drive to our meeting location at ATV Outfitters on Akoni Pule Hwy. Kapaau. HI 96755. Beautiful scenery, well worth the drive and located just 50 miles north of Kona International Airport. Once you book your tour we will send you the address and meet time.
- Names, heights and weights, and age (if under 18 years old) REQUIRED no later than 24 hours prior to the tour.
- Children ages 5-15 years old are able to participate as a passenger. Restrictions apply.
- A parent or legal guardian (with letter) must accompany anyone under the age of 18 years old.
- Single Rider ATV: Driver must be at least 16 years of age and 4’10’’. Maximum weight is 300 lbs.
- Ages 16-18 years old are required to provide identification showing date of birth at time of check in. If unable to provide ID at that time, they will not be able to drive their own ATV and there will be no adjustment to charges.
- Two Passenger Tandem ATV: Driver must be at least 25 years of age. Passenger must be at least 12 years old, 5’ tall, and have a minimum weight of 85 lbs. Passengers weight cannot exceed the weight of the driver. Maximum combined weight is 350 lbs.
- Two Passenger Side by Side ATV: Driver must be at least 25 years of age and 5’4”. Maximum combined weight is 500 lbs. Passenger must be at least 5 years old and have a minimum weight of 45 lbs.
- Shirt, long pants (no capris or shorts) and shoes/ sneakers are mandatory.
- Helmets, goggles and gloves are provided (mandatory). *We are unable to accommodate expectant mothers, people who have had recent surgery or have chronic back and or neck problems.