Blue Heron Adventure

Take flight on the Blue Heron Adventure in Columbus, Georgia! Crossing the Chattahoochee River, experience the only dual-zip line that connects two states reaching speeds up to 40mph. The fun doesn’t end there! The Blue Heron Aerial Course, a treetop experience will meet you in Phenix City, Alabama with a total of 10 obstacles. The adventure continues as you cruise in the motorized Canyon Raft back to Georgia.

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The Zips

Age: 10+ Weight: Min 70lbs Max 250lbs

The first flight on the Blue Heron is a gravity defying dual-zip totaling 1,200 ft., reaching speeds up to 40mph. This zip not only connects Georgia and Alabama, it will have your feet dangling 100 ft. over the Columbus, Georgia Whitewater course. Watch out! Rafters will be floating through the famous CutBait rapid below! The final zip will have thrill seekers gliding along the riverside of Phenix City, Alabama for their final dual, 400 ft. zip.

The Blue Heron Aerial Course

Age: 5+ Weight: Max 250lbs

Test your inner Tarzan skills, and soar the treetops of Phenix City, Alabama! The Blue Heron Aerial Course offers two levels of difficulty for adventure seekers ages five and up. Zip from tree to tree, crawl through a high-altitude tunnel, balance on floating beams, walk across a wobbly bridge, swing from high-hanging ropes, and climb across a roped spider web. From team building to family fun, the Blue Heron Aerial Course is an action packed challenge that is sure to excite all skill levels.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Where is the Blue Heron Adventure located?
A. The Adventure begins at Whitewater Express – 1000 Bay Ave.

Q. What are the operating hours of the Blue Heron Adventure?
A. Times are on the half hour starting at 9:30am-6:30pm

Q. What does the Blue Heron Adventure consist of?
A. 1,200 ft. dual-zip across the Chattahoochee River, treetop aerial course consisting of 10 obstacles, 400 ft. treetop dual-zip along the banks of the Chattahoochee River, and a motorized Canyon Raft across the Chattahoochee River back into Columbus, Georgia.

Q. What is the Blue Heron Adventure zip line?
A. The first zip on the Blue Heron zip is 1,200 ft. long, reaching speeds up to 40mph. This zip not only connects Georgia and Alabama, it will have your feet dangling 100 ft. over the Columbus, Georgia Whitewater course. The second zip is a 400 ft. tree top zip along the banks of the Chattahoochee River in Phenix City, Alabama.

Q. What is the Blue Heron Aerial Course?
A. Soar the treetops of Phenix City, Alabama! Offering two levels of difficulty for adventure seekers ages five and up. Zip from tree to tree, crawl through a high-altitude tunnel, balance on floating beams, walk across a wobbly bridge, swing from high-hanging ropes, and climb across a roped spider web.

Q. What are the requirements?
A. Junior adventure seekers, ages five and up will be able to experience the treetop Blue Heron Aerial Course. The aerial course has a weight limit of 250lbs. Blue Heron Adventure Zip Liners are required to be 10-years-of-age or older, and at least 70lbs and no more than 250lbs.

Q. What should I wear on the Blue Heron Adventure?
A. Wear closed toe shoes that cannot slip off and comfortable clothing. We recommend athletic wear.

Q. Do I need to make a reservation?
A. Walk-ins are welcome, but not guaranteed. We highly recommend reservations, especially on holidays and weekends. Call 706-321-4720 to reserve your trip, or book online at www.whitewaterexpress.com.

Q. Are trips cancelled when it rains?
A. We will zip in the rain, but we will delay or cancel the trip if it is lightning.

Q. Where can I view and purchase my photos?
Photos can be viewed and purchased online at: http://wwe.photoreflect.com