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Goat With The Flow!

Goat With The Flow!

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Food, Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Aloha! I'm Julie, full time mom, farmer & goat-herd. I've been working w goats for over 20 years in Utah, California and now, Hawaii. Since I moved to Hawaii, I have been raising pack goats on my off-grid, permaculture homestead in Puna District. I have socialized & trained my goats to be friendly hiking companions and helpful pack animals. We hike local lava flows and actively participate in…
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What we’ll do

We will meet at the trailhead for our hike. I will share with you "The Kipuka Kao Project" story and goals as we choose tools and plants for land & Hawaiian Canoe plant restoration projects within old lava flows. We will have a goat "get-to-know" session where you will hear a little history about how goats came to Hawaii, learn about goat packing, and how to handle pack goats on the trail. We will…

What else you should know

Facilities are limited, please plan accordingly. Composting toilet at my farm, NO FACILITIES ON HIKE. Be prepared for rain. Be prepared for sun. Rugged, sometimes hazardous terrain.

What I’ll provide

Snacks
fresh local fruit & veg
Drinks
water, other
Equipment
goats, packs, umbrella

What to bring

backpack, hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, hiking shoes, pants, water, snacks or sack lunch

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Where you'll be

We will hike the 2014-2015 Lava Flow to a "hidden" kipuka. Unique and pristine scenery, ocean views across stark, black lava, this is a unique opportunity to "give back to the land" in an environmentally & culturally sensitive restoration project while hiking with pack goats. *THERE IS NO ACTIVELY FLOWING LAVA ANYWHERE ON BIG ISLAND AT THIS TIME*

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 5 guests ages 8 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

Facilities are limited, please plan accordingly. Composting toilet at my farm, NO FACILITIES ON HIKE. Be prepared for rain. Be prepared for sun. Rugged, sometimes hazardous terrain.
Julie
nature walk
Goat With The Flow!
12 reviews
€81 per person
12 reviews
€81 per person