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Before you contact us, please visit our website to learn about our tree-climbing events and instructional courses. After you have read over the information, you can book a climbing event by clicking any "BOOK NOW" button on the website. Please...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Gainesville, FL 32608
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Reviewed August 16, 2018

This was a wonderful experience and something completely different i've never seen before! You get to dangle from these enormous branches upside down, sit among the canopy and essentially climb and hoist yourself into the air while harnessed to a beautiful tree. Nothing quite like...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Vicky T
Reviewed December 12, 2017

Danny is a knowledgeable, experienced and patient tree climbing teacher. This was my first time and I was blown away with how fun it was to learn to climb. The view from the top of the tree was breath taking and so peaceful. I even...More

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Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed March 15, 2017

It was super fun and enjoyable. He did a really great job of explaining everything and taught us about trees as well.

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Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank PatteeG1
Reviewed February 2, 2017

Danny Lyons runs a fun, exciting, informative, rigorous, highly professional and polished training course that I would recommend to anyone interested in exploring our planet's largest beings. The Canopy Climbers training course exceeded my expectations in every way!

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Date of experience: January 2017
Thank goldbej
Reviewed December 23, 2016

My partner and I received a gift certificate to Canopy Climbers and really enjoyed the experience. Danny is very friendly and knowledgeable and we had a lot of fun climbing with him. Do it, you won't regret it.

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Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank gainesvillechelsea
Reviewed December 17, 2016

My partner and I recently spent the afternoon tree climbing in a beautiful county park with Danny. We both were concerned we would feel uneasy being so high up, but Danny's professional demeanor and reassurance that there have been 0 injuries and 0 fatalities in...More

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Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed November 13, 2016

We had a great time! Highly recommend this unique experience in GNV. It wasn't as physically demanding as I'd expected.

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed September 24, 2016

Our daughter wanted to do this for her 9th birthday after hearing about it from friends. Hands down, it was her most favorite birthday to date. Danny was absolutely wonderful with my kids (ages 6, 9 and 10). He was patient, approachable, knowledgeable and FUN!...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Great fun!!! The guided were helpful, funny and made the adventure so much more enjoyable. The views were spectacular!!!

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Patty E
Reviewed June 13, 2016

Tree climbing is enlightening and challenging, in the best of ways. Danny makes the whole experience one of a kind and is a great instructor. He adds humor to the lesson and encouragement for people to push themselves. Also, he makes sure that everything is...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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December 11, 2017|
Response from CanopyClimbers | Property representative |
This is moderately strenuous activity, depending on an individual’s fitness level. Individual pregnancies are unique, and change daily and weekly, I would defer to a medical doctor’s advice on that question. Please consult... More
Courtney B
April 19, 2017|
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Response from DanielSLyons | Property representative |
If children are active and they can follow instructions we'll, generally they do well with this activity, even at 5,6 or 7 years old. We have the gear that will fit them, sonic parents are ok with their kids climbing, then... More