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ArborTrek Canopy Adventures

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Address: 1239 Edwards Rd, Smugglers' Notch, Jeffersonville, VT 05464
Phone Number: +1 802-644-9300
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Description: ArborTrek Canopy Adventures at Smugglers' Notch offers eco-adventure...
ArborTrek Canopy Adventures at Smugglers' Notch offers eco-adventure activities ranging from serene to extreme. Zip Line Canopy Tour. Soar thru stands of eastern hemlock, white birch, and sugar maple on more than 4,500 feet of zip lines, cross suspension bridges, rappel from trees, take in breath-taking mountain views from tree platforms high in the forest canopy and learn about the natural history and ecology of the region on Vermont’s first zip line canopy tour. Fully guided. Requirements: 70 to 250 lbs., 8 years and older, good to moderate health. Year-round. Reservations required. Treetop Obstacle Course. Climb, crawl, jump, dash, balance, zip and swing through the forest on more than 50 elements including wobbly bridges, balance beams, log swings, ladders, zip lines, and more. Following a thorough ground school, participants can choose from 5 courses ranging from easy to extremely difficult. Children ages 4 to 7 can complete the first 22 obstacles on the Apple Creek Course. Those who are 70 lbs and can reach 66 inches standing flat-footed may also access the Back Forty Course Area. On-course supervision is required for youth, ages 12 years and younger. All participants wear a full-body harness, helmet, and smart-belay connector to ensure 100% connectivity while above the ground. Semi-guided. Reservations recommended. Climbing Adventure. Test your courage and climbing prowess on a series of rock walls, vertical obstacles, and tree climbs. A variety of challenges for young children and athletic adults. The Climbing Adventure can be completed as a lone conquest or added to the Zip Line Canopy Tour or Treetop Obstacle Course at a deep discount. Adventure-Based Team Building. A variety of half-day and full-day adventure-based team building options are available to school, youth, and community groups as well as adult professional and corporate work teams. Programs range from purely recreational to instensely developmental. AWARDS.- Yankee Magazine: 2012 Editor's Choice Award- Travel + Leisure Magazine: Listed as one of the "World's Coolest Zip Lines"- Outside Magazine's Adventure Advisor Blog: "One of the Best Wilderness Zip line Tours in the U.S."
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Flying through the treetops!

Our first time zip lining - had a blast. Jess and Riley, our guides, were terrific. Nothing like it. It you want to have some fun, give it a try.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 23, 2015
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Wrightstown, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

Our first time zip lining - had a blast. Jess and Riley, our guides, were terrific. Nothing like it. It you want to have some fun, give it a try.

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Plattsburgh, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Spent several hours zip lining with guides Jess and Riley. Several members in our group were first timers and nervous but both guides quickly helped them overcome their nerves. Beautiful forest, great company and just a great experience overall!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

A good experience for a day out in the forest! The staff were friendly and knowledgable about the trees and surrounds.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We had a wonderful time at Arbortrek zipline today. We were a party of seven, ranging in age from 11-52. This zipline adventure is a blast for all ages! Josh and Tanner were our guides and they are fabulous. Guests' safety and comfort are top priority. They are experts at handling all the technical gear. They also know a lot... More 

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Patchogue, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

My husband and I just loved zip lining. I've gone before but I always get a little nervous and our guides made things very comfortable and fun. We had Tanner and Dan as our guides. They made the adventure feel safe, they were knowledgeable, and made it fun. I forget exactly how many lines there were. Maybe 11. I was... More 

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Stamford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I did the obstacle course with my family. My wife and I are in our mid-40s and our 3 kids are 11, 13, and 15. The course was a lot of fun and a good challenge. My boys enjoyed the (included) climbing wall, too. There was a lot of variation in the obstacles. My wife was a little skeptical that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

We really enjoyed the zip lining experience as part of the canopy tour. The reservation process was easily completed over the internet. Our guides, Dan and Kevin, we knowledgeable about the area and it's history, including some interesting facts about nearby caves. They were also able to give us tips on things to do and places to eat. The zip... More 

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Colchester, Vermont, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Oh my gosh! So much fun!! It is exhilarating and absolutely thrilling! Our guides, Scott and Amanda were wonderful. Kind, funny, and they made us feel so safe. 120% worth every penny! A must do in VT!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

What an experience this was! The guides, Tanner and Alexa were so welcoming and informative. They made the adventure fun by gaging in conversation with the whole group. Fun for all ages! A great place to get an adrenaline rush if you're into that stuff! Also, you get 20% if you are staying in Smugglers Notch!

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We just spent the morning doing zip lines and repelling. The zip lines were fun. The guides showed us a great time and were lots of fun. I would recommend this adventure for families of all ages.

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Address: 1239 Edwards Rd, Smugglers' Notch, Jeffersonville, VT 05464
Phone Number: +1 802-644-9300
Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Jeffersonville

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