FALL CREEK FALLS STATE PARK, TN Zip Line Treetop Adventure - Come soar through the forest and explore wilds of central Tennessee from a treetop perspective. Nestled in a mature stand of oaks, hickory, and pines overlooking scenic Fall Creek Falls Lake, the treetop adventure park consists of more than 70 suspended obstacles certain to quicken your pulse and test your resolve.
The treetop adventure and zip line course is a 2.5-hour self-guided experience, supervised and encouraged from below by ArborTrek staff. Following outfitting and thorough instruction at Ground School, participants may select from six different routes ranging from easy to extreme. Participants maneuver through the course connected to a flexible lifeline system that uses smart-belay technology to ensure connectivity and security.
ArborTrek Fall Creek Falls is thrilling family-friendly fun, designed to accommodate participants 4 years of age and older of moderate to excellent health and mobility. To access the entire zip line and treetop adventure course, participants must stand 54 inches in height and demonstrate the ability to operate the smart-belay system without assistance. All minors must be supervised while on site; minors less than 13 years of age must be accompanied on the course by a participating adult at all times. One participating adult may accompany one child who does not stand 54 inches in height or who is less than 8 years or age or who cannot act independently, OR two children ages 8-12 years who stand 54 inches and can act independently. For young trekkers or those just looking to get their feet wet, we offer an ArborTrek Junior course. The course includes 12 traverses and access to the Climbing Adventure.
Whether you're 4 or 94; a thrill seeker, nature lover, or both; we're certain your ArborTrek Fall Creek Falls adventure will be an experience you'll share and recount for years to come. Bring yourself, your family, your friends, your church group, and your work group... but remember, reservations are highly recommended. ArborTrek Fall Creek Falls is located at Fall Creek Falls State Park, operating independently.
TREETOP ADVENTURE COURSE DETAILS
- Number of Elements: 74
- 6 Courses + Ground School
- Ground School/Demo Course: 6 elements + 2 zip lines
- ArborTrek Junior (easy): 10 elements + 2 zip lines
- Green Course (easy): 7 elements + 2 zip lines
- Blue 1 Course (moderate): 7 elements + 1 zip line
- Blue 2 Course (moderate): 12 elements + 1 zip line
- Red Course (difficult): 11 elements + 1 zip line
- Black Course (extreme): 8 elements + 2 jumps
- Climbing Adventure (easy to extreme): 6 climbs
- Total Number of Zip Lines: 9
- Maximum Height: 42'
- Guiding: Self-guided with ArborTrek staff available to assist and encourage as needed
- Safety System: ISC SmartSnap smart-belay system for traverses; auto-belay for climbing and jumps
- Construction/Operation Standards: Association for Challenge Course Technology (ACCT)
Fall Creek Falls State Park
ArborTrek Fall Creek Falls is located at Fall Creek Falls State Park, Tennessee's largest and most visited state park. The park encompasses more than 26,000 acres sprawled across the eastern top of the rugged Cumberland Plateau. Laced with cascades, gorges, waterfalls, streams and lush stands of virgin hardwood timber, the park beckons those who enjoy nature at her finest. Fall Creek Falls, at 256 feet, is one of the highest waterfalls in the eastern United States. Other waterfalls within the park include Piney Falls, Cane Creek Falls and Cane Creek Cascades.
The park boasts scenic day hikes, multi-day backpacking trails, mountain biking, horseback riding, paddle sports, a nature center, and more. Fall Creek Falls features an inn with 145 hotel rooms, a restaurant and extensive meeting space. There are also 30 cabins and 222 campsites. For more information or to book accommodations, visit the Tennessee State Parks website for Fall Creek Falls.