We explore kitesurfing lessons at one the world’s greatest kitesurfing destinations—Kanahā Beach.
Wild pigs threaten Hawai‘i’s landscape. Local hunters offer a solution.
Maui's southern shore is a land of startling contrasts: barren lava, soaring cliffs, and a wetland that humans are fighting to restore.
The harsh terrain of the Ahihi-Kina'u Natural Area Reserve in South Maui hides rare & fragile treasures in its lava.
The Chinese community in Upcountry Maui helped feed the 49ers of the California Gold Rush, and a now-and-then resident who became the father of modern China.
A millennium before Haleakala became a national park, Hawaiians traversed its moonscape crater. On the park’s centennial, we reprise that journey.
Monster waves aren't Peʻahi's only challenge...
Get the most of the Maui coast with our age-appropriate picks for kids from toddler to teen.
The Molokai native forest includes 2,774 acres home to many native plants that cannot be found anywhere else in the world.
Among humans, open-water swimmers have perhaps the most primal place in Maui’s Pacific pantheon. They don’t talk about being on the water, but in its embrace.
The toughest part of creating a list of Maui adventures? Narrowing it down.
A beginner learns to scuba dive—and introduces us to Maui's tropical reef life.
Exploring Moloka‘i on two wheels, rather than four, encourages you to slow your pace and connect with the island’s rhythms.
Its feet on the ocean floor, its head above the clouds, Haleakala offers an unparalleled view for contemplating the cosmos.
A pioneer in extreme mountain biking creates an outdoor playground designed for fun.
Baldwin Avenue begins at sea level on Maui's north shore, and winds its way up the mountain to the crossroads of an old cowboy town. In between lies a century and a half of island history.
Visitors can now use an app to explore Lana‘i, providing a meaningful opportunity for people to experience a place unlike anywhere else on Earth.
A “girl gang” takes on the Kaupo Gap challenge
How to pack a leisurely, luxurious vacation into less than a weekend? The answer is an island-hop away.
Champion waterman Kai Lenny is changing the standup paddleboard industry with breakneck speed.
This remote Moloka‘i valley is home to hardy Hawaiians, lizard deities, and fish that climb waterfalls.
Move over, Lance! Our writer takes on the Hana Highway by bike and finds a thrilling substitute for the Tour de France's tough mountain climbs.
Mokio Preserve is an adventure in itself.
A full-moon hike through the Waihe‘e coastal dunes offers an entry into the land of wandering.
From native forests to windswept coastlines, Kapalua's hiking trails offer rich exploration.
More than 200 species of marine life inhabit Molokini crater. Whether endemic, indigenous, or introduced, all combine to create an aquatic kaleidoscope out on the reef.
A quick guide to Maui snorkeling spots. From Honolua Bay, Kapalua to Hulopoe Bay, Lanai, explore beneath the surface.