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Zip Line Adventure Park

Bryson City, NC
from $55
4.88 (34 Reviews)
Great for kids and families!

Race your friends on 550-foot-long dual zip lines as you enter this aerial challenge park with over 16 exciting obstacles. NOC’s expert aerial guides offer advice as you explore two levels of the park at up to 40-feet above ground level!

6+ Years Old
60-250 Lbs
2 Hours Long
Family on the Zip Line Adventure Park
Youth climbing rope at the Zip Line Adventure Park
Family on the Zip Line Adventure Park
Child on the Zip Line Adventure Park
Girl crossing a section on the Zip Line Adventure Park
family getting ready to go on the Zip Line Adventure Park
family getting ready to go on the Zip Line Adventure Park
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Family-friendly adventure up in the trees!


The Zip Line Adventure Park at Nantahala Outdoor Center takes a playground quite literally to the next level! Participants, ages 6+, may choose to race into the park on dual 550-foot zip lines before taking on the elevated challenge course.

Thanks to continuous auto-belay technology at the Zip Line Adventure Park, guests can navigate through 16 different obstacles at 20 and 40-feet high at their own pace with the support of NOC’s expert aerial guides along the way. The Zip Line Adventure Park takes approximately 2 hours to complete.

If you’re looking for a more adventurous zip lining experience, check out our Mountain Top Zip Line Tour.


  • ZLAP is a multi-level aerial challenge course that guests can navigate at their own pace thanks to auto-belay technology.
  • NOC Aerial Guides are on the course for support.
  • Guests can zip into the park on dual 550-foot zip lines.
  • Zip Line Adventure Park is tucked under the forest canopy, providing participants with an immersive experience in nature.
  • Guests must be age 6+ and weigh a minimum of 60lbs. All minors must have an adult in close proximity while participating in the activity.

What to Expect

Please check in for your trip 30 minutes prior to your reservation at the Adventure Deck. Guests will participate in ground school prior to the start of the trip where you will be provided with all necessary equipment and gear including helmets and harnesses. Then, you will head into the park to choose your level of aerial adventure! The entire course takes approximately 2 hours to complete including ground school.

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Nantahala Outdoor Center
13077 US-19
Bryson City, NC 28713

Participants must be 6+ years of age and be between 60 – 250lbs. All minors (17 and under) must have an adult present at the location of the course.

This course requires participation of the user in the form of climbing stairs and obstacles, balancing and reaching overhead.

Participants must meet age, weight, and chest size minimums and maximums specific to this trip. Please read our General Participant Eligibility & Recommendations for more information.

NOC provides all necessary equipment including helmets and harnesses for this aerial adventure.

Please wear sturdy shoes like sneakers or tennis shoes, that will stay on securely during the trip. No sandals, water shoes, Crocs, Tevas, Keens, or Chacos are allowed. Comfortable clothing is preferred as you will be in a harness for an extended period of time. Please leave all valuable items locked in your car, and a guide will take your keys before your trip begins.


Enjoy riverside dining at one of our two locations conveniently located right on campus. River’s End Restaurant offers American-style cuisine with pizza, sandwiches, salads and more. Big Wesser features quick Southern fare like burgers and barbeque. Both have a great selection of beer, wine, and cocktails.

Additional snacks and drinks are available for purchase at the Outfitter’s Store or the General Store.


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