Attractions: Five Must-Visit Zipline Destinations

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Zipping Through Central Florida

Central Florida is home to a wide variety of outdoor adventures, but none are quite as thrilling as soaring through the sky on a zipline. Here are five destinations offering unique zipline experiences that promise to take your breath away.

Photos by Bill Fredette-Huffman
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Soar above the trees, and get a bird’s-eye view of Central Florida, on the Screamin’ Gator Zip Line.


Orlando Tree Trek Adventure Park

The first stop is Orlando Tree Trek Adventure Park, a playground in the sky designed for those seeking an adrenaline rush. The park boasts four adult courses with various challenges, including a 425-foot zipline. The courses increase in difficulty, so it’s an ideal spot for both beginners and seasoned adventurers. Participants must be at least 7 years old. Children’s courses are available for the younger thrill-seekers, ensuring an adventurous day for the whole family. |

Central Florida Zoo – Seminole Aerial Adventures 

Next on the list is the Central Florida Zoo, where the zipline experience is combined with animal encounters. The zoo’s Seminole Aerial Adventures features courses that wind through the treetops, the longest of which is 500 feet. This unique attraction is suitable for anyone aged 5 and up. It’s a fantastic way to enjoy the zoo from a different perspective. |


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Soar above the trees, and get a bird’s-eye view of Central Florida, on the Screamin’ Gator Zip Line.



Gatorland offers a unique zipline experience that is not for the faint-hearted. The Screamin’ Gator Zip Line sends visitors flying over alligator-infested waters at heights of up to 65 feet. The entire course spans 1,200 feet, providing a thrilling ride that adds a dash of danger. The minimum age for this unique thrill ride is 12 years old, and it’s certainly an experience for the daring. |

FLG X Adventure Course & Zip Line

Situated in the heart of Tampa, FLG X Adventure Course is an adrenaline-pumping outdoor experience. This treetop playground, equipped with modern design and superior safety systems, offers an unforgettable day out for adventurous spirits of all ages. Adventurers can traverse suspension bridges, scramble up nets, and zoom down heart-stopping zip lines. Among its most thrilling features are the ziplines, stretching up to an impressive 1,000 feet, offering an exhilarating bird’s eye view of the park below. FLG X boasts a variety of courses with varying degrees of difficulty, catering to beginners and seasoned adrenaline junkies alike. |


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Soar above the trees, and get a bird’s-eye view of Central Florida, on the Screamin’ Gator Zip Line.


The Canyons Zip Line and Adventure Park

Our final destination is The Canyons Zip Line and Adventure Park, which offers some of the longest and highest ziplines in Florida. It’s a little farther away (Ocala to be precise), but it’s the most thrilling. The star attraction is a 1,100-foot zip that flies over a stunning, ancient limestone canyon. Participants as young as 10 can enjoy the zipline courses, making it an exhilarating adventure for thrill-seekers of varying ages. | 

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