Blue Mountain Resort

Palmerton

323 Ratings

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In a Nutshell

Enjoy climbing and zip-lining before taking dinner at Slopeside Pub and Grill

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Oct 30, 2015. Amount paid never expires. Must sign waiver. Limit 3 per person, may buy 3 additional as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Valid Tuesday-Sunday, Check website for hours. Ages 8 & up with a reach of at least 60 inches. Weather permitting. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Choose from Three Options

  • $89 for Climb Zip & Dine package for two and $40 towards dinner at Slopeside Pub and Grill ($130 value)
  • $$25 for Summit Aerial Park High Ropes Course for one ($45 value)
  • $49 for Summit Aerial Park High Ropes Course for two ($90 value)

Four Things to Know About Adrenaline

1. Adrenaline kind of gives you superpowers. In an emergency—whether real or perceived—the release of adrenaline causes a cavalcade of changes in the human body. Heart rate and blood pressure increase, pupils dilate and vision sharpens, and muscles contract. If there’s an injury, the blood coagulates quicker, and gets directed away from the internal organs and skin in order to go to the muscles and the brain. Adrenaline injections even can help counteract otherwise-deadly allergic reactions by opening constricted airways and raising blood pressure.

2. It might not improve your memory—but that could be a good thing. The release of adrenaline during an emergency situation stimulates the vagus nerve, which causes a release of the neurotransmitter norepinephrine. A little norepinephrine actually boosts memory, but too much can destroy memory formation. Trauma victims often suffer from memory loss immediately surrounding the event, and scientists at the University of Texas have speculated that this could be a mode of self-preservation. Further support for the notion comes from studies showing that highly stressed individuals display selective hearing and pay attention to different things than nonstressed individuals.

3. When you’re feeling butterflies in your stomach, it’s because of adrenaline. The hormone rears its head when people are cold, frightened, or all aflutter because they’ve just seen the love of their life and don’t know what to say. The release of stress hormones disrupts digestive processes and shifts energy away from the stomach to the muscles, which can result in mild nausea.

4. “Adrenaline junkie” is more than a figure of speech and the most-common phrase embroidered on custom parachutes. While many people actively avoid the situations that leave them in such an agitated state, adrenaline seekers crave this rush, which can become habit forming. Neuroscientists have shown that habitual thrill seekers really do have to keep upping the danger of their adventures in order to achieve the same natural high.

Customer Reviews

323 Ratings

The summit aerial park was fun. I would recommend bringing a pair of gloves.
Deborah K. · July 18, 2016
I hope they have more deals! Best birthday gift! Beautiful Sites while eatung dinner, every seat us a window seat! Only down fall is that there are no cameras taking pictures of the people zip lining :/
Joanne D. · May 22, 2016
going in the AM really helps with crowds
Thomas M. · April 3, 2016
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    Palmerton

    1660 Blue Mountain Drive

    Palmerton, PA 18071

    +16108267700

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