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 New York Zipline at Hunter Mountain!
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North America's Highest and Longest Zipline is open at Hunter Mountain!

Hunter Mountain has teamed up with New York Zipline Adventure Tours (NYZAT) to provide the longest and highest ziplines and canopy tour in North America.

Consisting of two tours and the Adventure Tower on Hunter Mountain accomodating a wide range of ability levels. The longest tandem ziplines, extending from the summit, is 3500’ long and nearly 600’ off the ground. The two courses total 4.6 miles of ziplines, sky bridges and challenge elements.

Guests will be accompanied on tours of up to 3 hours by professionally trained guides. The facilities operate year-round, utilizing Hunter’s chairlifts, terrain and base lodge. All design and construction meets or exceeds the latest safety standards as outlined by the Association for Challenge Course Technology (ACCT) and Professional Ropes Course Association (PRCA).

SkyRider Tour

Experience the longest, fastest and highest Zipline Tour in North America and the 2nd largest in the world! This is an Extreme Activity and it is not for everyone. With over 4.6 miles of ziplines, the SkyRider Tour begins with a scenic chair lift ride or an exciting off-road adventure to the Hunter Mountain Summit Lodge. Attend Zipline Pilot Training School where you will be educated on pertinent flight and safety information that will fully maximize your zipping experience. The tour includes five unique side by side racing ziplines. The first of which sets you soaring instantly on a 3,200 foot cable 600 feet above the valley, reaching speeds of up to 50 mph! This tour also features a special 500' self powered zap-line or a burma bridge option. Allow approximately 3 hours to complete your tour.

The Mid Mountain Course

Zip through the Forest Canopy on this thrilling and educational tour that is fun for the whole family! The "Mid-Mountain" tour is a true Canopy tour, taking guests through the forest on a series of 6 ziplines, 4 bridges and an exciting rappel. This tour lasts approximately 2 hours and is an amazing way to experience the beautiful streams, waterfalls and spectacular natural setting of the Hunter Forest.

The Adventure Tower

Located at the bottom of the mountain, this course will challenge and entertain young and old alike. Climb and swing from a series of obstacles and challenges as you wind your way to the top of this 60' tower.

 

Youtube

Video of the first tests of the new Zipline at NY Zipline Adventures' SkyRider Tour at Hunter Mountain, NY. This zipline is 3500' long and almost 600' off the ground.

 

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