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Go Ape Treetop Adventure Course
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Zip, swing, and climb through the trees! Go Ape Treetop Adventure is a highly interactive 2-3 hour outdoor experience featuring zip lines, tarzan swings, and awesome obstacles at heights of 40-50 feet in the trees. Go Ape is a great outdoor...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Bemis Woods Access, Western Springs, IL 60558
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+1 800-971-8271
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Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

Great way to spend a Sunday afternoon! It's fall, leaves are changing, and we're up in the trees looking at it all, just beautiful. Great exercise, a bit scary if your afraid of heights, but you go at your own pace, which made me feel...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rose L
GoApeUSA, Guest Relations Manager at Go Ape Treetop Adventure Course, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2018

Hi Rose, Thanks for taking the time to post your thoughts. I'm glad you had a nice family adventure! For many of us here, autumn is our favorite time to swing through the trees! Please let us know if you need anything, and we hope...More

Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

Amazing fun. I am definitely going back. The instructor was very thorough and they don't follow you. You get to run the obstacle as you please. I would definitely recommend go ape.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bririchardson88
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

I took my boyfriend here for his 21st birthday & we absolutely loved it! We are a super adventurous couple and love trying new things. I am super afraid of heights, but i knew he would love this adventure so i took a chance. At...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Arianna F
GoApeUSA, Guest Relations Manager at Go Ape Treetop Adventure Course, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Hi Arianna, That sounds great! I'm glad you enjoyed your adventure so much that you're planning to come back. We love return visitors! Please let us know if there is anything we can help you with along the way. Cheers, JK

Reviewed September 17, 2018

Could not have wished for a more perfect adventure for my son's 14th birthday. Go Ape Chicago did not disappoint. Helpful and fun staff throughout the course. My 10 year old daughter held her own on the course with the big boys no problem. We...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank April W
GoApeUSA, Guest Relations Manager at Go Ape Treetop Adventure Course, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

April, Thank you for visiting Go Ape and for celebrating your sons birthday with us! We hope he remembers this day for many years. We look forward to having you again! See you in the trees soon! RC

Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

I went with my friend and we had so much fun! Definitely an experience! I am coming again definately soon! I have been zip lining multiple times. Go Ape was by the best course I’ve been on. You go through challenging obstacles and finish with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ralego2
GoApeUSA, Guest Relations Manager at Go Ape Treetop Adventure Course, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

Hi There, Thank you so much for your feedback. We're glad you had such a great time. We feel it is the perfect combination of climbing adventure with some zipline. We do hope you visit us again. Keep in mind we have 16 locations in...More

Reviewed September 13, 2018

This is the best place for some family and friend time! Whether your adventurous, or you just want to get your kids off of their devices, I garantee that this is the perfect place for you and family. This is a great place to overcome...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Carrie P
GoApeUSA, Guest Relations Manager at Go Ape Treetop Adventure Course, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2018

Hi Carrie, Thanks for taking the time to share your Go Ape adventure and recommend it to others! I'm so glad to hear that you had such a wonderful time making new memories and taking on the challenge of the course. I hope that we'll...More

Reviewed September 10, 2018

I took my 12 year-old son for his birthday after his begging me all summer. It was so fun! I recommend this for adventurous types and those who are a little scared too. He had to be brave to finish, and he was so glad...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Michelle H
GoApeUSA, Guest Relations Manager at Go Ape Treetop Adventure Course, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2018

Michelle, Thank you for your review and for visiting Go Ape. Sounds like he had a great day celebrating his birthday. We look forward to having you visit us again soon. Cheers, RC

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We had a group of 6 ranging in age from 7 to 64. We did the Go Ape Jr and only managed to make it through 2 out of 3 of the courses in one hour. There is no age restriction for the course you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank maryjok456
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

We went with kids and adults with ages ranging from 9-45y.o. Loved every bit of it. Built lots of great memories with cousins and friends. Highly recommend this to anyone looking for something different, fun, and challenging to do with their friends or loved ones....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Samantha C
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Go Ape was perfect for our summer youth program. It is always good to get our of Chicago and into nature and the Forest Preserve is the best place to explore in nature. The Go Apes course was challenging to kids to move beyond their...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kimberly G
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Pathfinder490181
October 6, 2018|
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Response from GoApeUSA | Property representative |
Hi there, Our Treetop Adventure course is divided into 5 "sites", each consisting of high ropes obstacles and 1 zip line (making 5 total). After the training zip, each line is hundreds of feet long. Cheers, JK
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pmlardgrs
June 25, 2018|
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Response from GoApeUSA | Property representative |
Hey there, Thank you Carri for the helpful response! Unfortunately, I wasn't able to find out exactly how high and long the zip line at our Western Springs Treetop Junior course is, but typically our Treetop Junior... More
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straygators
June 7, 2018|
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Response from GoApeUSA | Property representative |
Hi there, For Treetop Adventure: · Min age of 10 · Min height of 4’7” · Max weight of 285 lbs. · Supervision requirements: - One participating adult (age 18+) for... More
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