The Gorge - A Zipline Canopy Tour
What makes this course different from our and other courses in the region is this is the region's first urban canopy adventure. Just minutes from downtown, "flyers" will see scenic mountain views and be flying through tree-lined corridors as well as enjoy spectacular views of the Asheville skyline.
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Located in downtown Saluda, you’ll find The Gorge Outfitter’s Headquarters. The Gorge offers a thrilling canopy adventure located on 14,000 acres. They let you travel 6,500 feet of zip lines, cross a sky bridge, and descend 1,100 vertical feet into the gorge.
Zipline or Kayak/tube the Lower Green River. The Upper Green River is expert kayakers ONLY. Great fun during the warm months.
Zipping through the canopy high in the mountains... Need I say more?!
This has 11 Ziplines & hands-free breaking! It’s around $97 per person for adults. Have fun!
“Green River Adventures is a popular outfitter that handles everything water-related, including rafting trips (for all levels), waterfall rappelling, kayak instruction, paddle boarding, and more. Please note, Green River Adventures is closed Nov. – March. Wilderness Cover tubing offers tube rentals and transportation. ”
Point of Interest
“Since holding its first event in the late 1980's, the FENCE Equestrian Center has gained a reputation as one of the finest facilities of its kind in the Southeast. With permanent stabling for over 300 horses in eleven barns, all-weather footing in three lighted show rings (including a covered arena), on-site parking and spectator seating, the Equestrian Center hosts events in all disciplines year-round.”
“Pearson’s Falls is a wonderful short hike for children. It’s a flat 0.25 mile long, reaching a beautiful 90-foot waterfall. A great place to bring a picnic for the family. Please note that Pearson’s Falls is privately managed and charges a $5 per car fee. ”
“The Purple Onion restaurant has year round heated outdoor patio seating and welcomes well behaved dogs. ”