Sometimes during the same phone call with the person who asks, “How scary is rappelling?” we’re asked, “Is rappelling down a waterfall safe?” The short answer is, “When you rappel with us, yes!” The fact is that rappelling is safer than a regular hike down a hiking trail, and as you can read below, safer… read more
“So, I just have a question,” the person on the other end of the phone says, “how scary is rappelling?” That’s a tricky question, given that there are different kinds of scary, and the fear factor in any adventure is personal. If you want to know for yourself, read on, or call us at 808.270.1500… read more
Once visitors arrive on Maui or any Hawaiian Island, it’s easy to forget the miracle that has just happened: The Hawaiian Islands are located on one of the most remote places on Earth. With the closest continent or major land mass being more than 2,000 miles away, Hawaii is an oasis in reverse–a tiny spit… read more
We are the featured “local” travel article in Sunday’s June 8th newspaper. The reporter writes: “It’s an activity just about everyone can do.”
The Maui Visitors Bureau wants to show writers the best Maui has to offer, so they often send travel writers, bloggers and reporters rappelling with us. Weʻre the new tour on island and definitely the most adventuresome. And, our valley is gorgeous. Our latest trio are photographer JD Andrews, travel writing bloggers “Captain” Chris Staudinger and Tawny… read more
The Bay Area’s “most visited” website, an arm of the San Francisco Chronicle newspaper, featured us in their “What’s New” travel section. See the whole section online here:
Audrina Patridge of the Emmy award-winning lifestyle show “1st Look” paid a visit to Rappel Maui last month. “1st Look” is an exciting program that takes you to some of the best destinations across the nation for thrilling adventures. Audrina Patridge was joined by her boyfriend Casey, her brother Marky and her sister Casey along… read more
Aloha and welcome to the Rappel Maui blog. We are excited to share with you the wild adventures of rappelling on Maui, tell you about our company, our rappelling guides, and even stories about our beautiful island, Maui. Enjoy!