Zip-Line-Blog
Zipline information from Branson to Sevierville and costa Rica to Maui

What Is A Zip Line?

August 22nd 2012

A zip line is a cable that is attached to towers or trees in such a way to allow a person to ride along it using the force of gravity. A trolly tracks along the cable allowing riders to reach some very fast speeds depending on the angle of descent. The example above is from […]

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Zip Line Among The Smoky Mountains!

November 4th 2010

What a beautiful part of the country for this exhilarating activity! The Great Smoky Mountains National Park has long been the most visited of our national parks because of it’s proximity to the large populations in the Eastern and Midwestern states. Every season, folks come from all around to see nature at it’s best! The […]

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The ACCT: Keeping Zip Lines Safe

September 19th 2010

In an effort to explore who is monitoring  and assuring your safety while zip lining, today we will look at the The Association for Challenge Course Technology otherwise known as the ACCT. Comprised of operators, builders, trainers and owners from a variety of countries, the ACCT is devoted to setting the standards for this relatively […]

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“Captain Zipline” located in beautiful Salida, Colorado

July 26th 2010

If you ever find yourself near Salida, Colorado  you just  might want to take some time to experience “Captain Zipline”. Nestled among the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, this quaint little community only has about 6,000 folks that call it home but their view is absolutely breathtaking! Several mountain ranges converge in this area at […]

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New Branson Zipline Attraction

July 15th 2010

When you visit Branson, Mo. on your next vacation, you will notice there is now another  choice when it comes to ziplining fun.  This new area zip line just opened in late spring and features some excellent  tours through the trees of Branson and also encourages you to “Zip at Night” , not unlike some […]

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Ziplines in Alaska, Icy Strait Point claims to have the world’s longest zip line

May 26th 2010

Claiming to be the  world’s largest zip-line at  5,330 feet long and a 1,300 foot vertical drop, Icy Strait Point in Juneau, Alaska appears to actually be the world’s largest zip line and until my research says otherwise or someone builds it, we will give them the benefit of the doubt. Reaching a maximum speed […]

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New zipline coming to the Gatlinburg,Pigeon Forge and Sevierville area.

May 17th 2010

Adventure Park offers Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg and Sevierville more family Anyone who loves ziplining will have to visit this new one opening soon in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park area. I am putting together the specifics in the next couple of days but for now just wanted to announce that construction is under way […]

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