Natural Home Goes to Maui

Explore Maui, Hawaii, which is home to some of the world's best surf and conscientious companies.

| May/June 2010

  • Curtis Wilson Cost's "Beach Glass"
  • Hale Pali Ku is in a local Hawaiian-style community tucked in the jungle, overlooking the ocean.

Home to some of the world’s best surf, Maui, Hawaii, is a forward-thinking island. Maui’s isolated location encourages local resource production. Mindful of the island’s delicate ecosystem, residents have created conscientious companies, and a wind farm provides 30 percent of the island’s non-peak energy use.


Haleakala National Park
With 29,000 acres of volcano park space and more than 30 miles of trails, the National Park offers expansive views. (Makawao)

Paragon Sailing
Twin catamarans are the most eco-friendly charter boats on Maui, averaging less than 8 gallons of fuel a day. (Kula)


Hali’imaile General Store
This locally owned restaurant features local, organic food. (Hali’imail)e

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