Gunstock Ranch - Advanced Trail Ride
The 60 minute Advanced Trail Ride provides the opportunity for a controlled option to trot and canter according to the ability of the rider. Experienced riders only (those having ridden 30+ times). Wrangler Guides assess each
rider's experience before ride starts and then tailors ride to the
"least skilled ability" of the riders in the group.
Gunstock Ranch offer some of Hawaii's finest horseback riding trails. Meandering through the majestic Koolau mountains you will come to viewpoints that overlook miles of Oahu's finest coastline. We are a 400 acre working ranch located on Oahu's North Shore at the base of the beautiful Koolau Mountain Range.
Advanced Ride a Picnic Advanced Ride. Picnic Rides include a 1/2 hour
stop to enjoy a lunch and your surroundings. Lunch consists of homemade
bread - sandwiches, local fruit, cookies, water, and fruit drinks.
(subject to change).
Gunstock Ranch Cattle
Gunstock Ranch View
- Where and When:
- Tour time 8:30 am.
Check in 30 minutes prior to scheduled tour time.
Gunstock Ranch is located at 56-250 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, HI 96731. View Map
- Required to have a minimum of 2 riders.
- Experienced riders only (those having ridden 25+ times).
Weight limit is 220 lbs.
All riders must be 12 years of age with height of 4 feet 4 inches.
Guides will adjust the ride to keep everyone together.
No pregnant riders.
Parents and guardians must sign for minor children 10-17 years of age.
Video cameras and cellular phones can cause horses to "spook" so please do not carry them on the trail rides.
All riders must abide by the trail guides instructions.
During COVID Measures:
If the answer is yes to any of the following questions, we kindly ask you to reschedule or cancel your reservation for the safety of everyone involved:
You will be required to wear a mask during check-in, mounting, and unmounting. If needed masks are available for purchase on site. Only during the tour will masks be allowed to be removed so guests can hear/be heard by the guide.
- Are you experiencing a cough, shortness of breath, or sore throat?
- Have you experienced a fever in the last 48 hours?
CDC guidelines for social distancing will be followed.
During check-in you will be assigned a picnic table private to your party. Please wait there until you are called to mount your horse.
- Special Notes:
- Facilities at the stables do not have lockers or storage for valuables. Please limit your items to your pocket or fanny pack.
During COVID Measures:
Staff will have temperatures taken at the beginning of each shift. Staff has been instructed to stay home if experiencing any COVID like symptoms.
Staff will wear masks & gloves during check in, loading guests, when guests need help from staff, and unloading.
Staff will only take guest photos from their phones.
Tack is sanitized between rides.
Reins and helmets are sanitized before and after each use.
- Operation Days:
- Monday through Friday
- 1.5 hours
- Gunstock Ranch