Jamie O'Brien Surf Experience
Jamie O'Brien Surf Experience

Kids Adventures

Experience the ultimate playground for new adventures. With 1,300 acres of resort property, 12 miles of trails, and seven secluded beaches, thrill-seekers of all ages can indulge in an array of activities. 

Turtle Bay Resort provides an unparalleled environment for kids to explore and connect with nature. Our supervised, age-appropriate activities include horseback riding, kayaking, surfing, nature education, wildlife appreciation, and cultural experiences—providing unforgettable adventures that will stay with them long after your stay.

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Hawaiian Nene Goose Only at Turtle Bay

Bird Watching Tour | Shaka Kūkākūkā

ALL AGES

Explore this pristine setting in an electric safari vehicle with an educational tour. Venture across 7 miles off-road to discover wilderness trails, spot native birds, and hear stories of Hawaiian culture and WWII history. Experience all "Shaka" tours with the Nature Lover's Package.

Mountain biking

Mountain Bike Rental

ALL AGES

Get ready to take off - there's 1,300 acres worth of exploring to do. Follow our maintained trails to secluded beaches and tide pools. Choose from 3 different variations of mountain bikes to explore at your own pace.

Jr. Waterman Adventure

Jr. Waterman Adventure | North Shore Ocean Guides

AGES 7-17

The calm waters of Kawela Bay is the perfect spot for keiki to play and make new friends, from outrigger canoeing to tandem surfing and stand-up paddle boarding.

live like a local adventure

Live Like a Local Adventure | North Shore Ocean Guides

AGES 7-17

Hang with Rocky and friends at Kawela Bay. Where your keiki can enjoy an outrigger canoe ride to see turtles, take a beachside ʻukulele lesson, and go hunting for sand crabs.

Jamie O'Brien Surf Experience Only at Turtle Bay

Grom Surf Experience | Jamie O'Brien Surf Experience

AGES 10 & UNDER

Introduce your grom (child) to the sport of surfing with a trained instructor. This one (1) hour custom one-on-one session offers a safe and fun environment.

Night time snorkeling

Night Snorkeling | Hawaii Night Divers

AGES 8 & UP

Explore the amazing underwater world at night to learn about nocturnal marine life. On this guided experience we'll take you into the protected waters surrounding our resort, where you'll find fishes, octopi, and more.

North Shore Stables Only at Turtle Bay

Horsemanship 101 | The Stables

ALL AGES

Learn all aspects of horseback riding and equine care. Classes designed just for keiki, ages 7-14, are also available.  

Filming

The Case of the Missing Movie Scripts | Shaka PI

ALL AGES

This island scavenger hunt will help you explore 2.5 miles of our resort while testing your movie trivia in search of clues that will lead you to your final destination. Play this mini escape room challenge for a taste of the fun!

Stargazing Hawaii

Stargazing | Stargazers of Hawaii

ALL AGES

Explore the planets, stars, and beyond through a high-powered telescope. Let our expert astronomer guide you through the Hawaiian night sky, learning about the constellations and native Hawaiian navigation.

Family on the beach

Keiki Passport

ALL AGES

At check-in, young adventurers receive a special passport, guiding them through our property's activities and attractions in a fun, interactive manner. As they complete each activity, they collect stamps in their passport. Fill up your passport with all the stamps and receive a special prize!

Family Lawn Games

Lawn Games

ALL AGES

Connect to your inner child and mix up your stay with some friendly outdoor fun. Corn hole, spike ball, giant jenga, giant connect four, bocce ball... who says kids have all the fun!

Lei Making

Lei Making | ʻOkika Creations

ALL AGES

Lei is a symbol of aloha. Learn more about this rich tradition and how to string a Lei of flowers for your loved one. Reservations highly recommended.

Ukuklele Lessons

Ukulele Lessons

AGES 8 & UP

Let's play music together. In this introductory lesson you'll learn basic 'ukulele chords and strum to a Hawaiian tune. Reservations highly recommended.

Hula Dancers

Hula ʻAuana Lessons

ALL AGES

Discover the beauty of Hawaiʻi's storytelling dance. Learn basic hand gestures and footwork with our kumu (teacher), which will lead you to a hula number that corresponds to our 'ukulele lesson. Reservations highly recommended.