There is a new attraction on the block and it has visitors flying off their feet… literally! Wildplay Zipline attraction opens for the first time in Niagara Falls, Ontario on Wednesday, July 20 2016. This week adventurers have been testing out the newest attraction before it opens to the public. You won’t have to travel too far from Hornblower Niagara Cruises as one of its two newest locations is located just steps from our Hornblower Ticket Plaza on the famous Niagara Parkway. If adventure is your middle name then Niagara Falls is the city you should pack up and head to this summer. With attractions like our famous boat tour taking guests up close and personal to the Falls, to the Journey Behind The Falls getting behind the Falls to the Niagara Helicopter soaring high up above the Niagara Gorge, Wildplay Zipline will be another way to see the roaring and world famous beauty.
What To Expect At WildPlay’s Mist Rider Zip Line Element
Buckle up as this adventure will have guests on four parallel ziplines travelling 670 metres (2,200 feet) above the Niagara River Gorge. You’ll witness jaw dropping sites of the American, Bridal Veil and Canadian Horseshoe Falls as you soar past the lush green forests that sit along 12,000 year old rock gorge wall. You’ll also capture some amazing sites of our boats from a bird’s eye view.
What To Expect At WildPlay’s Whirlpool Adventure Course
Located only 20 minutes down river from our Hornblower Ticket Plaza visitors will discover Wildplay’s Whirlpool Adventure Course where suspended ziplines and many self paced courses such as climbing, jumping and swinging will be offered. Guests from seven years old to adults can enjoy these outdoor courses. The Classic Course starts at 6 feet and raises to 45 feet as the course increases. Children 7 -13 years of age must have adult supervision. Looking for a real rush? Try the Extreme Course starting at 60 feet tall! Test your inner strength throughout the moving obstacles.
Minimum age for the extreme course is 12 years of age. For the extreme adventurous try the ‘What’s The Fear Jump’ where you are clipped into a loose line and jump 40 feet to a heart pounding jump.
How Much Does The Zipline Cost?
For $49.99 CAN dollars the four parallel ziplines that descend 670 metres (2,200 feet) offer breathtaking sites of the 12,500 year old Niagara Gorge and its beautiful surrounding scenery.
How Much Does The Whirlpool Adventure Course Costs?
Classic from $39.99
Extreme (Classic Course add-on)$9.99
Kids$19.99 (includes two rounds)
How Old Do I Have To Be To Zipline?
Starting at 7 years old children have the opportunity to zipline with their friends and family as they take in new heights and new sites.
How Often Does The Zipline Operate?
Every 2 minutes with a capacity of 1000 guests a day.
Where Is Wildplay’s Whirlpool Adventure Course Located?
Thompson Point, located along the Niagara Parkway (across from The Niagara Parks Commission Whirlpool Golf Course at 3351 Niagara Parkway), or choose the WEGO bus system green line.
When you visit be sure to make the most of your time in Niagara Falls and experience a Hornblower Niagara Cruises Vouaye To The Falls boat ride and a zipline along the Niagara Gorge.
To learn more about Niagara’s newest attraction visit Wildplay Niagara