Golfing on Molokai can be an aerobic workout, but tee times are open, and the rates are far lower than your score will be. Ironwood Hills Golf Course (tel. 808/567-6000) is off Highway 470 in Kualapuu, on the left just before the Molokai Mule Ride Barn. Built in 1929 by the Del Monte Plantation for its executives, it’s lovingly maintained by PGA pro Darrell Rego. The high elevation will help cool you as you walk up and down fairways, including the steep, 420-yard 8th hole, with spectacular views of the rest of the island. Greens fees are $27 ($21 twilight) for 9 holes, including cart.


Molokai is a great place to see by bicycle, with lightly used roads and, on the East End, inviting places to pull over for a quick dip. Molokai Bicycle, 80 Mohala St., Kaunakakai (; tel. 808/553-3931), offers mountain, road, and hybrid bike rentals for $25 to $32 a day, or $95 to $130 a week, including helmet and lock. Because owner Phillip Kikukawa is a schoolteacher, the store is open only Wednesday 3 to 6pm and Saturday 9am to 2pm; call to set up an appointment for other hours.


The only two tennis courts on Molokai are located at the Mitchell Pauole Center, in Kaunakakai (tel. 808/553-3204). Both are lit for night play and are available free on a first-come, first-served basis, with a 45-minute time limit if someone is waiting. You can also rent tennis rackets ($5 a day, $24 a week) and balls ($3 a day, $12 a week) from Molokai Outdoors Activities (tel. 877/553-4477 or 808/553-4477;

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.