Take flight on the Blue Heron Adventure in Columbus, Georgia! Crossing the Chattahoochee River TWICE, zippers will experience the only dual-zip lines that connect two states while reaching speeds up to 40mph! The fun doesn’t end there! The Blue Heron Aerial Course, a treetop obstacle experience will meet you in Phenix City, Alabama with a total of 10 obstacles. The excitement continues as you enter our TREETOP ZIP COURSE and finish by zipping back to our outpost where the adventure began!
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Age: 10+ Weight: Min 70lbs Max 250lbs
The first flight on the Blue Heron is a gravity defying dual-zip totaling 1,200 ft. and 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 next zip will have thrill seekers gliding along the riverside of Phenix City, Alabama through the beautiful wooded riverwalk area toward the final zip. The trip finishes as zippers take flight across the Chattahoochee River once again and land right back at our outpost where you began!
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 Full 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, the TREETOP ZIP COURSE, and the massive zip back across the River to our outpost where you began your adventure!
Q. What is the ‘Flight of the Blue Heron’ 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 (weather-appropriate) clothing. We recommend athletic wear. In the colder months, feel free to bundle up!
Q. Do I need to make a reservation?
A. Walk-ins are welcome, but not guaranteed. We highly recommend reservations (especially on holidays/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 zip rain or shine, but factors such as wind or lightning may force us to delay or cancel the trip if necessary. Safety is our #1 priority.
Q. Where can I view and purchase my photos?
Photos can be viewed and purchased online at: http://wwe.photoreflect.com