3 ½ Hours Duration
From pick-up to drop-off
7 Zipline Stations
Through stunning rainforest canopy
Off-Road Unimog Ride
Climb mountain to reach canopy course
Suitable for all physical abilities
Make like Tarzan and Jane, and swing through the trees high above Bear Creek near the lush Herring Cove rainforest reserve on the exhilarating Bear Creek Zipline Adventure! The thrills start with an uphill ride over steep mountain terrain in a monster off-road vehicle called a Unimog, followed by a swing through the forest along seven ziplines of different lengths and height. As an exciting finale, you’ll also rappel down ropes from the exciting heights of the final zipline platform. Suitable for first-time zipliners and hardened adrenaline junkies alike, ziplining Ketchikan doesn’t get better than this!
Round-trip transportation is provided for this 3 ½-hour tour, which starts with pick-up near the cruise docks in downtown Ketchikan. From the ziplining base camp in the Tongass National Forest, it’s a thrilling ride for the whole family up the steep and rugged mountainside aboard a monster Unimog all-terrain 4×4 vehicle. Get your breath back at the first ziplining platform and then get geared up and ready to go for the ride of your life, as you’ll be whizzing through the rainforest among towering Sitka spruce, western hemlock, and native cedars with Bear Creek flowing far below. Stop quietly at each platform to take in panoramic views of ocean, forest, and mountains. What’s more, you may even be lucky enough to spot eagles, bears, and other denizens of the rainforest. For the day’s final ziplining Ketchikan adventure, your experienced guides will fit you with harness and rope for a thrilling abseil from the final zipline platform back down to earth. If you’re after fun, adventure, and fresh mountain air, the Bear Creek Zipline Adventure will have you swinging into action!
Note: If you’re looking for a more adventurous ziplining excursion, then you may want to explore the Grizzly Falls Zipline Expedition in Skagway.