Black Creek Flyer at The Great Gorge: Zip Lining Tips for the Whole Family

September 30, 2023


Zip lining is a thrilling outdoor adventure that offers an adrenaline rush unlike any other. From soaring through the treetops to experiencing breathtaking views, zip lining is an activity that’s not only exciting but also perfect for the whole family to enjoy together. If you’re considering a zip-lining adventure with your kids, here are some valuable tips from TreEscape Aerial Adventure Park at The Great Gorge in Vernon, N.J. to ensure everyone a safe and unforgettable experience.

Choose the Right Location

When planning a zip-lining trip with your family, choosing a location that caters to participants of all ages is important. The Black Creek Flyer is an adrenaline-rushing canopy zip line experience that will have thrill-seekers soaring over and around the TreEscape Aerial Adventure Park at The Great Gorge in Vernon, N.J. This exciting adventure is a dedicated 60-90 minutes and features over 1200 feet of zip lines across varying terrain, soaring 50 feet above the ground at TreEscape Aerial Adventure Park. Best of all, the Black Creek Flyer is designed specifically for a wide range of skill levels and children ages 7+.

Safety First

Prioritize safety above all else. Black Creek Flyer Zip Line and TreEscape Aerial Adventure Park professionals adhere to strict safety standards, including proper harnessing, equipment maintenance, and well-trained guides. They will ensure everyone in the family is fitted with appropriate safety gear and don’t be afraid to ask questions about the safety protocols in place.

Prepare and Educate

Before heading out to the zip line course, take some time to educate your kids about what to expect. Explain the process, the safety measures, and the excitement that comes with zip lining. This will help ease any anxiety and build anticipation for the adventure.

Lead by Example

Kids often look to their parents for cues on how to react to new experiences. Your kids will likely follow suit if you show enthusiasm and a positive attitude toward zip-lining. Be a role model by conquering your own fears and embracing the adventure.

Stay Supportive

During the zip-lining experience, offer your kids words of encouragement and support. Reassure them that they are safe and doing a great job. Celebrate their bravery and achievements, whether it’s completing a particularly challenging line or simply stepping out of their comfort zone.

Capture the Moments

Zip-lining with the family creates lasting memories that you’ll want to cherish. Consider bringing a camera or using a phone with a secure strap to capture the excitement on your kids’ faces as they zoom through the air. These photos and videos will serve as wonderful reminders of the adventure, and if you tag us on social media at @treescapeadventurepark, we will highlight your experience on our page!

Book Your Black Creek Flyer Zip Line Adventure

Zip lining is an exhilarating activity that the whole family can enjoy together. If you’re ready to create unforgettable memories that will be cherished for years to come, book your family time at Black Creek Flyer at The Great Gorge in Vernon, N.J. today. Gear up, zip in, and let the adventure begin!


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