Hawaii Explorer Expedition

Camper horseback riding in Hawaii on an expedition trip
Explorers on the Hawaii Expedition ready to zip line
Explorers on the Hawaii Expedition jumping into a river
Sunset with a hammock and cross at the Hawaii Expedition


Hawaii Expedition Details

Explore the beauty of two Hawaiian Islands: Kauai and Oahu. This 19-day adventure-service trip will give you a true Hawaii experience. Your adventures include sea-kayaking, snorkeling, surfing, day hiking to waterfalls (while you swim in the falls!), zip lining, as well as sailing the Na Pali coast at sunset! There is also opportunities for service and cultural immersion with a Luau and a tour of the Kauai Coffee Estate. The Hawaii Expedition is not only an adventure but also a time to serve. Grow in your leadership and give back to others as you host a day camp to serve children of Oahu.

Rising Grades
19 Days
Jun 19-Jul 7
Jun 30-Jul 18

Experience Hawaii


  • Day Hikes
  • Waterfall Treks
  • Snorkeling Coral Reefs
  • Sea Kayaking
  • Island Hopping
  • Community Service Experience
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Horse Back Riding
  • Cultural Immersion
  • Zip Lining
  • Beach Hopping
  • Luau
  • Surfing
  • Sunset Sailing Tour
Explorers on the Hawaii Expedition writing on the beach
Explorers on the Hawaii Expedition horseback riding
Explorers on the Hawaii Expedition with a surf board

What They Learned

  • Leadership
  • Team work
  • Outdoor living skills
  • Adventure travel skills
  • Responsibility
  • Learning adaptability
  • Servant leadership mindset
View of the ocean from mountains on the Hawaii Expedition
Explorers on the Hawaii Expedition with the Camp Kanuga flag
Explorers on the Hawaii Expedition at a celebration
Explorers on the Hawaii Expedition laying on a beach and looking at clouds
Mountains on the Hawaii Expedition

Trip Itinerary

*Itinerary subject to change

Week 1

Day 1 Arrive at the lodge
Day 2 Hike Ka’ena Point State Park
Day 3 Beach Day, swim and snorkel
Day 4-8 Host a Day Camp for the Kids of Oahu
Day 9 Surf school Waimea Bay

Week 2

Day 10 Island Hop to Kauai
Day 11 Beach Day, waterfall hikes and swim
Day 12 Holokai Seakayaing and reef snorkel
Day 13 Hike Pihea Trail or Waipo’o Falls
Day 14 Zip Line and swimming in jungle

Week 3

Day 15 Beach Day: swim, snorkel, surf
Day 16 Horseback riding and waterfall swim
Day 17 Tour Kauai Coffee Estate and Beach Day
Day 18 Nā Pali Coast Sailing Cruise
Day 19 Traditional Hawaiian Luau and Departure