4 Hours

Umauma Zip & Waterfall Dip (Hilo Area)

Zip past waterfalls while reaching speeds up to 65 mph! When you finish the course, enjoy a swim beneath a waterfall, followed by a picnic lunch.


Two miles of exhilarating ziplining!
Cross a suspension bridge over a river gorge
Swim under a waterfall when you finish!
Enjoy a picnic lunch beside the waterfall

Activity Times

10:00 AM

What's included?

Two-mile course with 9 ziplines, 4 dual racing lines, and suspension bridge
Rainforest, lava tube, 14 waterfalls, and 2,000 feet of river to zip by or over
Safety and rain gear
Use of kayaking & stand-up paddle boarding equipment
Picnic lunch & beverages


Umauma Falls Zipline features 9 long lines with 2 MILES of spectacular zipline. You’ll fly over 14 waterfalls and panoramic ocean views. The first 4 lines are also dual lines, so you’ll be able to zip side by side with someone from your party! The adventure continues with an hour-long play session the in the falls where you can swim, kayak and jump in the 70-foot-deep pool.

You’ll enjoy the main attraction of all 9 Ziplines first before the second part of this tour where you’ll cool off in the refreshingly clear river.  Please check out our Zipline description where you’ll learn more about what to expect on Hawaii’s best Zipline tour 7 years running.

Umauma Falls Zipline tour participants zip over a waterfall on one of four dual racing ziplines on the Big Island, Hawaii.

After the Zipline Adventure, you can choose your own river adventures and extend your time on the private grounds of Umauma Falls.  Ever want to try stand up paddle boarding?  Here’s your chance!  Is kayaking your thing?  That’s another exciting option!  Just want to relax and swim next to a waterfall for your Instagram shots?  You’ve come to the right place!

Kayaking and SUP available at Umauma Falls

A delicious picnic lunch will be provided for you at our pavilion next to the falls, so you won’t have to worry about leaving hungry.

This is the perfect half-day tour for thrill seekers and water sports enthusiasts alike!

Operating Hours:

Mon. - Fri.   8:00am-4:00pm
Sat. - Sun.    Closed


24-hour cancellation policy: Bookings cancelled less than 24 hours before tour time will be charged in full.
Special Considerations
No experience necessary.
Ages 4 years and up. Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Moderate advanced physical activity must be able to climb 3 flights of stairs and walk for short distances.
Pregnant women and those with serious medical conditions as well as persons with prior back and neck injuries are not permitted to participate.
Closed-toe footwear, such as sneakers of hiking boots required. Be sure to tie back long hair. Glasses should be secured with a strap. Make sure you remove any sharp objects from your pockets.
Tours run rain or shine. Rain-wear will be provided in the event of wet weather.

Getting There

Located at 31-313 Old Mamalahoa Hwy Hakalau, HI 96710. You'll see a steep concrete driveway with an overhead wooden sign reading "The Umauma Experience". Turn up the drive and the Visitor Center will be at the top on the right.

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