Ziplines originally were invented for just two functions: sneaking hamburgers over the Berlin Wall and zazzing up presidential entrances to State of the Union addresses. Explore the adventure of zipping and zazzing with this Groupon.
$47 for Half-Day Zipline Tour ($89 Value) with 10% Access Fee ($8.90 Value; $97.90 Total Value)
Reaching speeds of up to 40 miles per hour during 3-hour tours, patrons zip along nine cables that total more than a mile in length; the longest cable is the final leg, measuring 1,000 feet. Seasoned guides lead the tours, pointing out views of the Sangre de Cristo mountain range and enlightening visitors on the area’s history and terrain.
Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours
Adventurers can find a thrill with Royal Gorge Zip Line Tours’ classic course of nine ziplines spanning a 1-mile path through open air and tree canopies. The course lies at the end of a scenic hike through mountain terrain and historic stagecoach trails. During the tours, seasoned guides point out views of the surrounding areas, which include Sangre de Cristo mountain range, the Royal Gorge plateau, and the Arkansas River. At the end of the expedition, you’ll end the excursion at the rustic Whitewater Bar & Grill, where guides will compile the day’s photos into a slide show so you can reminisce about your adventures.