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Address: 1959 Egg Lake Rd, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250
Phone Number: 360-378-5947
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Come and experience for yourself the only Zip Line Tour in the San Juan...

Come and experience for yourself the only Zip Line Tour in the San Juan Islands in Washington State. Our family friendly zip tour features 8 zip lines that will take you through a beautiful forest, across an otter inhabited lake and over protected wetlands. This tour is an amazing way to experience the natural landscape of San Juan Island while zipping from platform to platform through the forest canopy.Upon reaching the site, you will be given an orientation and then have the opportunity to practice zipping on our smaller practice zip lines. After this, our guides will lead you on a brief hike to the first of the zip lines. Throughout your tour you will soar past tall Douglas Firs, Western Red Cedars, and experience the forest and wetlands from a viewpoint usually exclusive to birds.Tours last approximately 3 hours, which includes travel time to and from the course. The Zip San Juan course is approximately 10 minutes from Friday Harbor. Zip San Juan can provide your transportation to and from Friday Harbor to the zip site.

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Had a blast with my girlfriend. Thanks so much for your patience with my girlfriend . She is a little bit scare of heights. Definitely a memorable adventure .

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Seattle, Washington
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Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a blast with my girlfriend. Thanks so much for your patience with my girlfriend . She is a little bit scare of heights. Definitely a memorable adventure .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good zip line for everyone to enjoy. Not too high in elevation. Easy for all ages. Guides where great and we always felt safe!

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Thank Alena T
Boise, Idaho
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was an awesome series of zip lines. The guides were great at making sure everybody was comfortable and able to complete the zip lines. It was beautiful and so fun!

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Thank nbeecf
Valencia de Alcantara, Spain
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

W had a great time with Tim and Brian. They were fun and vey knowledgeable. They madvsurebveryone was safe and prepared and enjoyed themselves.

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Chico, California
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40 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

This was a fun experience for our family. The zip lines were not very long. I would say this is more for a first time zip liner or smaller children. This is nothing compared to much higher longer zip lines in Costa Rica and like locations.

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Lakewood, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

We were a party of three...ages 78, 71, and 12. It was our first zip tour experience so we were a bit apprehensive. Our guides, Laura and "Bananers" did such a great job of preparing us for the tour that we felt safe the entire time. There are two short practice zip lines where you receive detailed instructions before the... More 

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Mission Viejo, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

We've been ziplining before and we found this one exceptional. We zipped with Tim and Ivan and they helped make it lots of fun. There were several zip lines plus a suspension bridge and platforms high in the trees. Overall a terrific couple of hours. Zip on!

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

This was a great family activity. Our guides, Hunter and Sophie, were focused on safety but also on having fun. They told the group if any one felt uncomfortable doing any of the lines they could skip that one.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

We took our 9 yr old daughter ziplining for the first time and this activity became the highlight of her trip! they had a beginner training course which helped a lot and our guides (Ivan and Laura) were very competent and entertaining at the same time. At no point did any of us feel unsafe. I would recommend this for... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

I was a bit nervous since I am afraid of heights...but not any more. Except for one in our party, this was the first time any of us had ever been zip lining. Tim, Eli and Lara were great!!!! They were fun, respectful of safety measures and instilled a huge confidence...you can do it. What I appreciated the most was... More 

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