Gear Up outfits adventurers to climb mountains, wander through wooded trails, and camp in the wilderness with a wide selection of outdoor apparel and tools. Shoppers slip their feet into Birkenstock shoes or Petzl crampons, scale cliffs with climbing gear from Climb High, or ply the waves of lakes and rivers with boats and paddles Old Town Canoe.
Metro Sports Center courts sports stars and hosts events with two indoor athletic fields and batting cages, spanning more than 35,000 square feet, for rent. Guests can book the large indoor field for an hour, where tight-laced cleats can kick soccer balls, footballs, or stress balls across more than 14,000 square feet of short-style Astroturf. A one-hour rental of the athletic court posits players on sport-court flooring ideal for basketball, volleyball, cheerleading, and more. Both spaces easily accommodate nonathletic events, such as trade shows, charity benefits, after-proms, or emergency UFO landings. An hour in the live-pitch batting cage assists developing hitters in morphing fledgling taps into menacing line drives.
Studio S Dance Company was opened to provide an environment where the art of dance and movement could be appreciated. It has the best and most exciting instructors and classes available. Their extensive knowledge of dance, as well as for their ability to offer instruction in a supportive and nurturing manner.
Flying across 3,500 feet of lines suspended above the rolling foothills below, visitors at Eagles Wings Zipline can expect an adrenaline-packed experience during zipline tours that can last up to 2.5 hours. Sometimes up to 75 feet above the ground on lines that span more than 1,000 feet in length, zipliners can reach top speeds over 40-miles-per-hour while safely suspended from the sturdy lines. The course also includes thrilling components such as a bridge suspended 100 feet over the forest floor, suspended ladders that connect platforms, and at least two areas where visitors inadvertently scream and giggle like toddlers.
Designed by golf-course architect Robert M. Lohmann, Eagle Valley Golf Course stretches 6,692 yards through rolling terrain and rising crags of verdant knolls, creating a diverse landscape of testy tee-to-green holes. Duffer duos can challenge one another or pair up to face the course's ball-swallowing bunkers, mature trees, and hungry squirrels. An included golf cart accommodates golfers as they traverse through lush green lands on the hunt for a treasure chest of errant golf balls in the bottom of the course's four bodies of water. Golfers can begin their day perfecting their pendulum swings on the property's driving range. With two buckets of balls, every club in the bag of trick sticks can see use, from the pitching wedge to the mannequin leg.
At Golf Etc., a certified True Temper Performance Fitting Center, expert staffers take care of golfers on and off the course with custom club fittings, equipment repair, and high-performance gear and apparel. Using technology as part of their custom Better Golf…Faster! (BGF) system, pros analyze swings with charted and plotted data that assesses each player’s unique swing motion and diagnoses an optimal club length, weight, and type of shaft. They combine this with the FlightScope program, which uses 3-D Doppler radar to analyze ball-flight information, the same system used by weatherman to track clouds when they fly south for the winter. They integrate data correlating to ball speed, shot shape, and angle of attack into the BGF system to create a multifaceted club prescription.
To keep golfers looking as good as their swings, Golf Etc. stocks a full line of athletic gear and apparel from top golf brands such as Ping, Titleist, and Callaway. The shop also houses a Sports-O-Zone equipment sanitizer that uses ozone to rid gear of odor, bacteria, and viruses.