We're the "Best Place to Find Yourself on Horseback" according to Hawaii Magazine's "Best of Hawaii" - and they should know!
Ride our beautiful horses through lush, exotic valleys, ironwood forests, and pineapple fields, while enjoying spectacular panoramic views of the outer islands! Nestled in the midst of unspoiled mountain, rain forest and farmland, Ironwood Ranch sits on acres of private land inaccessible to most, but ready and waiting for YOU to explore!
Convenient West Maui location
Just a short drive from Lahaina, Kaanapali, Kapalua, or Napili, Ironwood Ranch is located high on the West Maui Mountains, above West Maui's Resort areas. We can offer transporation from the Kaanapali to Kapalua area for an additional fee. It is not included in the cost of the rides. Guests traveling from other areas will be picked up in Napili below Ironwood Ranch.
Small, personalized horseback rides
Ironwood Ranch specializes in small, personalized groups (6 per trail guide or as arranged). Private rides are also available upon request. You will see some of Maui's finest scenery while atop a fine horse, carefully selected to match your riding style, while enjoying the camaraderie of the shared adventure with your fellow guests and your experienced trail guide.
Ironwood Ranch offers absolutely the best riding horses on Maui. We love and take great care of our horses, and the results are fine riding mounts that are happy to take you there and back! You will be matched with a well-groomed horse, appropriate to your experience, for the ride of your life!
Scenic, fun rides
You'll love our rides! You'll ride your horse through some of Maui's most scenic and unspoiled territory, seeing the best of Maui in great style - old Maui on horseback!
Great for the whole family
Ironwood Ranch loves families! We have just the right horse for everyone, from small gentle horses for the kids, to spirited cow ponies for the more experienced riders - we even have draft horses!
Kids need to be 7 yrs old and all riders must weight no more than 220 lbs
For advanced rides, no one under 18 yrs and 190 lbs max
Make your reservation
Reserve your horseback ride for a Maui vacation to remember!
Ironwood Ranch is the perfect place for private parties, weddings, and other events. You can rent our gazebo, set on a beautiful greensward, for your function, and have a horseback riding party to remember!
If you have any special needs or plans, questions or comments, please let us know! We'll be happy to set up any kind of special event you want.
Check out the cool goodies available at the Ironwood Ranch online gift shop.
Naplili, HI 96761
Ironwood Ranch is conveniently located at mile 29 on highway 30 in Napili. Our check in point is accross from the Napili Plaza shopping center on the mountain side of the highway.
Just follow highway 30 to Napili, 1 mile beyond Kahana and when you reach the signal at Napilihau Street turn right - our parking area is clearly sign posted! Guests staying in the Kapalua area should drive southward toward Lahaina on highway 30 then turn Left at Napilihau Street light.
Guest should plan to allow at least 20 minutes to reach us from resorts in Ka'anapali, 30 minutes to reach us from Lahaina, 1 hour if coming from Kihei and at least 90 minutes if traveling from Wailea. Longer driving times are often needed during Maui's busiest vistor months, such as July and August, especially when coming through Lahaina.