Embark on a thrilling, outdoor family-friendly adventure this spring or summer at a nearby aerial adventure park! Navigate your way through treetop obstacles, fly across the forest on a zip line, swing from tree to tree and climb your way up to extraordinary views. Kids and adults of all skill levels will relish in the thrill, excitement and achievement they will experience at these scenic and challenging aerial courses.
Check out these outdoor adventure parks featuring high ropes, zip lines, tight ropes, elevated bridges and climbing obstacles in and near Westchester County, NY. Challenge yourself, push boundaries and try something new. It will be an adrenaline pumping and bonding experience you will remember for years to come!
Purchase College, 735 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase, NY
Boundless Adventure aerial adventure park combines high ropes courses with zip lining. High in the trees are elements that require adventure-seekers to swing, climb, balance, traverse and zip line. They have nine courses that meet the needs of all skill levels. Beginner courses are closer to the ground, and do not require much strength and stamina. Advance courses are higher up in the canopy, and require more strength, stamina, and courage. Participants must be at least 7 years old to participate. Pricing is available on their website.
5 John Walsh Blvd., Peekskill, NY
Spins Hudson has the only outdoor/indoor ropes course in the Northeast challenging even the best climbers! The arial outdoor course has four levels and over 70 elements... and an incredible view once you reach the top at over 50 feet.
Pricing is $15 for 60 minutes for children with a minimum standing reach height of 56" unless accompanied by an adult (one adult per two children); $30 for 90 minutes for anyone with a minimum standing reach height of 69".
In addition to the outdoor rope course there is also a 5,000-square-foot, two story laser tag arena outfitted with lights, fog, and bridges (children must be at least 42 inches tall, and seven years or older to play).
They also have axe throwing for teens and adults ages 16+. Last but not least there is and a 5,000 square feet massive redemption arcade for all you gamers out there. With over 50 of the top industry games to play, VR gaming, and is the only video gaming entertainment center on the Hudson.
In addition to adventure and fun, Spins Hudson also serves homeschooling networks throughout Westchester to provide physical exercise via their ropes course and laser tag arena. The average calories burned in laser tag for 10 minutes is anywhere from 200-500 calories!
With the cost effective Hudson Passport you can get an all access pass to all Spins Hudson Play including one pass to access the indoor/outdoor aerial ropes course, laser tag arena, virtual reality game and redemption arcade.
Bronx River entrance to the Bronx Zoo, Bronx River Parkway at Boston Road, Bronx, NY
Climb, crawl, and swing through the Bronx Zoo's adventure ropes course and zip line. Soar 400 feet across the Bronx River and back on the zip line or try one of seven different ropes courses. Participants can swing from rope to rope, skateboard high above the ground, and navigate their way through the trees as part of their Treetop Adventure. Courses range in difficulty from beginner to expert and consist of challenge obstacles including rope bridges, wobbly bridges, tight rope walks, ladders, rolling and swinging elements, zip lines and more!
All participants must must fit properly into harness, be at least 7 years old and between 50 and 275 pounds. They must also be able to reach 5 ft 6 in with feet flat on the ground. Due to strict capacity restrictions, advanced tickets and reservations are strongly encouraged. On-site reservations can be made when there is availability. Tickets and prices are available on their website.
63 Apple Tree Ln, Poughquag, NY
Located on the vast farm at Barton Orchard, Tree Top Adventures is an exciting aerial adventure with five courses for all skill levels. Spend the day climbing, swinging, and zipping from tree to tree in one of the Hudson Valley’s most beautiful locations! The course includes two Yellow Courses (Easy), two Green Courses (Medium) and one Blue Course (Hard).
Tickets must be purchased online In advance. The price is $39.95 per person for a three-hour block. All climbers must weigh between 60 - 275 lbs, and be able to reach a minimum of 72 inches.
While you are there you can take advantage of the farm activities like the petting zoo, special events and playground. Don't miss the baked treats and outdoor dining, including their delicious ice cream (try the Apple Cider Donut Sundae)!
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