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Sky Valley Zip Tours

634 Sky Ranch Rd, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-8231
+1 855-475-9947
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Zipline First time for a group of 4

Sarah and Kendal were excellent guides they covered all the details and were very patient with our... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2016
Charlotte, North Carolina
Great time with wonderful guides.

Skylar and Sarah were wonderful guides. They kept things casual and friendly. I felt very secure... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2016
Johnson City, Tennessee
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We provide the best zip line adventures in western North Carolina. Two tours are offered: 1) Canopy Tour: 10 zip lines, a 45' vertical decent off a rock face, and a 120' cable bridge over a 35' cascading waterfall. This tour combines all the fun and thrill of a zip line tour with all the sights and sounds of the Appalachian mountains. Cross the valley at 300' off the valley floor. Must be 10 years old and between 70-250 lbs. to participate. 2) KIDS ZIP: Called the Whistle Pig Adventure Park, our kids zip line is a miniature version of the Canopy Tours. Includes 7 zips, a small bridge, and a 20' long slide out of the tress. Kids can play for up to 2 hours and zip through the course as many times as they can. An adult chaperon can relax in the viewing area or walk around just below the kids to take pictures and cheer them on. A covered picnic shelter and water is provided. Children must be 4 years old and be able to reach 48" high.
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“big mama” (28 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
634 Sky Ranch Rd, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-8231
+1 855-475-9947
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

Sarah and Kendal were excellent guides they covered all the details and were very patient with our group of 4. I highly recommend Sky Valley and Sarah and Kendal. We will be back for sure. Awesome views and laid back attitude. 5 stars all the...More

Thank fparra1
Reviewed September 11, 2016

Skylar and Sarah were wonderful guides. They kept things casual and friendly. I felt very secure with them while doing something that was personally somewhat challenging.

Thank etsueng
Reviewed September 11, 2016

Sky Valley has great lines and great staff. I had never done a zip line before, but I felt confident in the equipment, staff, and guides. Skylar and Sarah May were our guides through the trees. They were very knowledgable and had great senses of...More

Thank Kathryn D
Reviewed September 11, 2016

Sara and Kendal were a blast. They made a great experience fantastic! the scenery was amazing and the weather was perfect.

Thank goatwizard77
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Our guides (Skylar and Sarah May) were knowledgeable and fun...More on that later. For those afraid of heights, you will likely be eased into the day's adventures. The training courses present increasing levels of challenges, so by the time you get to Big Mama you'll...More

Thank Dr KA D
Reviewed September 6, 2016

I went into this experience iffy on a lot of things..iffy on how scary it might be, iffy on whether or not it would truly feel like an "adventure" or just be more amateur, iffy about whether my daughter would enjoy it ( she is...More

Thank jornic
Reviewed September 5, 2016

The instructors made this trip worth the money. Sarah and Skylar were a hoot. Great family fun. Took our two boy (13 and 11).

Thank gina r
Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

Visited with a family of 4. 2 adults, a teen, and an 8 year old. We enjoyed the adult side, as well as our kids enjoying the kids zips. This was our first time out. Our guides were Ashton and John-Luke. They were excellent teachers....More

Thank Elliott P
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

I was a little apprehensive at first. We had ziplined Niagara Falls before, but this is much more involving. You control your own speed, approach, and landings. The guides they refer to as rangers walk you through all of it in "ground school". They explain...More

Thank TrippinMikeZ
Reviewed August 30, 2016

Perfect amount of training by the most wonderful guides. I was absolutely confident that everyone would get through the tour with no issues. I have been ziplining once before in St. Maarten, and I thought that was amazing but we got no training and I...More

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August 13, 2017|
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Response from Brett B | Property representative |
As Julia mentioned it is an extra price. One of your guides will take pictures throughout the entire tour of everyone in your group and scenic pictures as well! After the tour you can take a look at them before you buy them... More
August 13, 2017|
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Response from Brett B | Property representative |
We do have a weight requirement that everyone must weigh between 70 and 250 pounds!
August 3, 2017|
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Response from Brett B | Property representative |
Hi! Absolutely we do have group discounts. As long as you have 10 or more people we can offer $10 dollars off per person! Keep in mind we go by reservations so please give us a call and we can get you in the... More