Don't just dream of flying anymore, make it your favorite pastime at South Carolina's scenic Zipline Canopy Tour just minutes from Charlotte, NC.

Home to many exciting outdoor adventures and retreat opportunities, the Canaan Zipline Canopy Tour is a high-flying adventure for all ages that you won't want to miss!


The Full Canopy Tour

This 2 1/2 to 3 hour exhilarating adventure offers thrill seekers and tree-huggers alike,  the unique opportunity to ride 9-ziplines through the trees on a network of cables and skybridges suspended high above the forest floor, criss-crossing the beautiful Catawba River. Upon arrival, our friendly and experienced guides will give you a detailed safety orientation before you are outfitted with your equipment for the tour.

Your adventure begins by climbing a 70 foot tower, giving you a bird's-eye view of the Catawba River and the surrounding areas! After an initial 100 ft. zip beside our pool complex, you will glide through 100 year-old oaks, poplars and river birches; traverse a skybridge; hike three short nature trails and finish with a zip through the wild oak forest at the end of the island. While waiting between each zip you will enjoy amazing views from the observation platforms.

Your guides will point out interesting highlights of the area, including native vegetation, water-foul and wildlife as well as local history. The Canaan Zipline Canopy Tour is the perfect adventure for families, corporate outings, leadership development, thrill-seekers and educational opportunities. Designed for guests who are in reasonably good health, our zipline tour is a thrilling experience for first-timers as well as high-adventure enthusiast. Minimum weight required 75lbs, maximum weight 265 lbs.

The Bootleg Tour

This 5 zipline tour is a perfect introduction to our full-canopy tour at a fraction of the cost! Begin by climbing the 70 foot tower then proceed through our first 5 ziplines and end with a leisurely nature walk back on to the island. Tour length is approximately 1.5 hours. Minimum weight required 75lbs, maximum weight 265 lbs.

Specialty Tours

Night Zips

Glow through the trees, crossing over the Catawba River on a guided Zipline Canopy Tour at Canaan! Ascend the 70ft. tower and enjoy the sun setting as you take your first zip to the Eagle's Next. Enjoy the evening wildlife of the Catawba River as Osprey and Great Blue Heron gather their evening meal. Glow materials are provided and guides instruct and direct through the Night Zip, tour begins at 6pm. Enjoy the Full Tour- 9-ziplines.