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Icy Strait Point ZipRider

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Icy Strait Point ZipRider
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Alaskan sized adventure! This is it, the world's largest zip-line: 5,330 feet long, 1,300 foot vertical drop, 60 mph maximum speed, 300 feet highest point from ground, 1.5 minute ride time! If you are looking for true adventure then the ZipRider is...more
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108 Cannery Rd, Hoonah, AK 99801
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first zipline and I can't imagine topping it. From meeting people doing the same thing, including a woman who it really was a 'bucket list' item as she had end stage breast cancer, to the jaw dropping scenery, this was an 11...More

Thank Judi D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I’m not a big fan of heights but felt very safe. You are securely strapped in. The hardest thing was the build up to the gates opening. It was over way too fast. The scenery is breathtaking if you keep your eyes open. I felt...More

Thank Miffy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm not a fan of heights, took me a minute to physically lock my legs on the gate. But then, the gate open, I gasped at the incredible beauty and the sensation of soaring as a bird at God's creation. Time seemed suspended, but not...More

Thank ACavalieri_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm sure a lot of people reading this are wondering if the zip rider is scary. My answer is that no, it is not! The ANTICIPATION to ride it is what gets most people. But once those doors open and you are heading down that...More

Thank Michelob14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is really fun, we had two couples, late 50’s, and all four people wanted to do it again as soon as they finished. Lots of fun - the employees were VERY THOUGHTFUL. Beautiful views. Perhaps a little pricey, but what else are you going...More

Thank rogerzd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I loved this! I never thought I would do it and was absolutely terrified when we got to the top after a 45 minute drive to get there! I got off the bus and couldn’t feel my legs but my kids said I wouldn’t do...More

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is epic! It was so fun and what a view! You must Pre book this on the ship or you will be disappointed. All ages seemed to be doing this and 6 lines go at a time

Thank Carolyn S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I are both over 70 and loved the zip rider. It is not scary at all. You are taken by bus to the top of a mountain - 1300 ft. You sit in a seat and are harnessed in tightly - you...More

Thank suecarr1111
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Wow what fun. This a crazy ride down from the top of the mountain to right next to the cruise ship dock. they load you in a bus for the ride to the top and It is worth it and wham down you go. It...More

Thank SDBrad
Reviewed 7 September 2018

i am a little nervous when it comes to heights BUT this was the most exhilarating ride EVER. The trip up the mountain was great with the driver providing local information. The walk from the bus to the ride was fantastic. We were walking in...More

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Elizabeth B
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Response from MaggieTraveler007 | Reviewed this property |
You can book at the ride
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Response from dabella2015 | Reviewed this property |
We reserved it on line very last minute :)
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