The adrenaline-fueled Catamount Mountain Resort experience includes the longest zipline in the United States at 5,523 feet long and a vertical drop of more than 1000 feet. The zipline runs from mid-May to mid-November, weather permitting. MORE FROM “YOU'VE NEVER SEEN NEW YORK LIKE THIS” Community rules apply to all content you upload or otherwise submit to this site. The New York zipline is the longest and tallest zip line in North America.
Guests can fly at an altitude of over 600 feet, reaching speeds of up to 50 miles per hour. Whatever you do, don't look down as you walk through some of the 20 lines divided between the classic and extreme courses of the Royal Gorge. Located just a short drive from Colorado Springs, this is a biplane tour that's not for those who harbor a fear of heights. The Royal Gorge Zipline Tours has lines that cover more than three miles of terrain, some of which are among the fastest in the entire country.
Choose between the classic route, which has 9 lines and speeds of up to 45 miles per hour, or the Extreme option, which allows travelers to travel 11 lines at more than 55 miles per hour. The SkyRider Tour is the second longest zipline in the world, rising 600 feet above the ground with two crisscrossing ziplines.