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About Maui True North
A boutique adventure company specializing in Surfing, kitesurfing, tandem kiting, waterfall hikes, mountain bike tours. Combo packages available.
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Makawao, Maui, HI
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brought two 9yr old girls for a surf lesson and they both loved it and got up on some great waves. Came back the next day for mom, dad and 5yr old brother and it was another great experience. Would recommend to anyone!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Michelle A
bretts115, Owner at Maui True North, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Michelle!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My group and I had two amazing surf lessons with Brett - he was a thoughtful, fun and experienced. We all had a blast!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Alexandra E
bretts115, Owner at Maui True North, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Alexandra! Two fun days with such a fun group!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brett was great, got a bunch of noobies having to have blast out there. Plus he’s a great guy to hang out in the waves with. Definitely recommended.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Odyssey73381
bretts115, Owner at Maui True North, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Mahalo! A fun group of noobs you are!

Reviewed December 17, 2018 via mobile

I've kiteboarded in bay off Long Island and I was a bit nervous about kiting in ocean with waves and dep water. Brett got my confidence up and ready to take it on. We talked about my injuries, that I don't know my left fr...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank VailSkiChick
bretts115, Owner at Maui True North, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks you so much and keep up that dancing it sure helps with kiting :) You'll have to come dance salsa too!

Reviewed December 1, 2018

My daughter and I spent the afternoon doing a surf lesson with Brett. My daughter was not that into it, but he was great with her and she still had a lot of fun. I was able to work on my skills and overall it...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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bretts115, Owner at Maui True North, responded to this reviewResponded December 2, 2018

Thank you so much Jen! Tell Sydney I look forward to our next surf session together! She cracked me up!

Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

I did 4 days of coaching with Brett kiteboarding and had an amazing time. He was extremely friendly, knowledgeable, patient and fun. If you are looking for someone to give you lessons on kiteboarding Brett is definitely the right guy (all the lessons and activities...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mandyleighg
bretts115, Owner at Maui True North, responded to this reviewResponded November 25, 2018

Thank you Mandy!!! Such a fun four day fun!!

Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

I went out with Brett to learn kiting and surfing and had a few great days out on the water. Being a first timer I was absolutely fantastic to have an as experienced, knowledgable and just in general great teacher in Brett. I personally enjoyed...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Brett S, Owner at Maui True North, responded to this reviewResponded October 21, 2018

Thank you very much it as we say here in Hawaii “mahalo”!

Reviewed October 6, 2018

Calm, charming, patient and knowledgeable. Brett was a joy to learn from. My wife and I spent our wedding anniversary learning to surf. Couldn’t recommended him enough. Aloha xxxx

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Brett S, Owner at Maui True North, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2018

Thank you John! Here’s to mny more amazing years to you both!

Reviewed August 20, 2018

My husband and I spent our honeymoon surfing on Maui. Brett made this adventure absolutely unforgettable for both of us and my husband's 9-year old son. For an absolute beginner, I couldn't have asked for a better coach - I stood up on the board...More

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Date of experience: August 2018
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Brett S, Owner at Maui True North, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Thank you Maria! Aloha to you and the boys! Hope to see you back on your first anniversary!

Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

I was referred to Brett by a family friend who deemed him the “go to guy” for surf lessons. Brett was super quick to respond to my questions personally. My son and niece took the lesson and Brett was amazing with them. My son having...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Karen K
Brett S, Owner at Maui True North, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2018

Thanks Karen! Hurricane Hector saw what those kids were made of! What warriors! AJ was catching plenty of waves on his own too!

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