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Big Bear Ziplines

817 Violet Ave, Hyde Park, NY 12538-1960
+1 888-947-2294
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Put it on your Bucket List just so you have an excuse to go!

I had wanted to try zip lining for a long time, so purchased a Groupon for Big Bear after hearing... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2014
pmisener
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Middletown, New York
Fun time :)

A friend and I purchased a Groupon to zip line at Big Bear. Una and Tim were great guides and we... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2014
Lobes34
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The #1 Place for Fun and Adventure in the Hudson Valley! Big Bear Ziplines is the First CLOSEST Canopy Zipline Tour to New York City. Come experience the beauty of Hudson Valley, New York on our 50 acres of woodlands and hay fields located right in historic Hyde Park. Enjoy a one-of-a-kind adventure as your soar through the air at speeds up to 30 mph and heights up to 80 feet.Follow your professionally trained Zip Pilots through our 8 Zipline course climbing Fire Truck Ladders, swooping down Tarzan Vines and looking out at breath-taking views of Upstate New York from some of our custom-built Flight Decks.Coming from New York City? No problem. Arrive by bus or rail and we'll pick you up from the Poughkeepsie train station...our courtesy to you!
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8 Aug 2017
“well go for it”
6 Nov 2014
“Great way to spend the afternoon.”
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817 Violet Ave, Hyde Park, NY 12538-1960
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Reviewed 25 August 2014

I had wanted to try zip lining for a long time, so purchased a Groupon for Big Bear after hearing about it from a co-worker. It was awesome! My brother in law and I are in our early 60's, and there were 2 other couples...More

Thank pmisener
bigbearziplines, Front Office Manager at Big Bear Ziplines, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2014

YAY! We're excited we were able to help you cross something off your bucketlist!! We pride ourselves on our excellent tour guides who are safe, but also know how to have fun! You'll have to come back and enjoy more laughs with our staff and...More

Reviewed 24 August 2014 via mobile

A friend and I purchased a Groupon to zip line at Big Bear. Una and Tim were great guides and we loved the 8 zip lines. There are also two Tarzan swings along the course. We had a great day and stopped at the American...More

Thank Lobes34
bigbearziplines, Front Office Manager at Big Bear Ziplines, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2014

So glad you guys had such a great time! Una and Tim really are the best!! The Culinary is one of our favorite spots to good too! :) soooo delicious! You have to come back and enjoy the adventure all over again and try a...More

Reviewed 13 August 2014 via mobile

Zip lining for the first time was awesome! I had excellent/ hilarious instructors. The zip line tour was nice but the last zip line was the best one. The views were amazing and it was a long line. Aside from the zip line they also...More

Thank Kayla M
bigbearziplines, Front Office Manager at Big Bear Ziplines, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2014

Thank you for taking time out to review us! Glad to hear you had an awesome time and that our guides were excellent! Great point, big spray is a great idea to have on, the bugs are in their peek right now, but if you...More

Reviewed 26 July 2014

Just Do It! There's plenty of time to rest when you're 6 feet under! Ziplined with husband and 3 teenage sons. A unique experience. Attentive, well-informed staff. Made fond memories, and took our Christmas Card Photo here.More

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bigbearziplines, Front Office Manager at Big Bear Ziplines, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2014

Thank you for taking time out to review us, it is such a great photo! It will sure make a unique Christmas card! Glad to hear the staff was on point and made it quite the experience! The whole family should come back to do...More

Reviewed 21 July 2014

I had a great time zip lining at Big Bear ziplines. The staff was very helpful and made me feel comfortable and safe the entire time. The first zip was a little scary but only because I had no idea what to expect. By the...More

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bigbearziplines, Front Office Manager at Big Bear Ziplines, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2014

It's really great to hear that our staff is doing a great job making everyone feel safe and comfortable, epically for the participants that are a little hesitant about ziplining. Tuna and Trixie sure make a great team together! We're glad to hear by the...More

Reviewed 14 July 2014

I never wanted to zipline and was pretty scared to do so. I would do it again after Big Bear. The experience was very professional, extremely safe, and maybe even exhilerating. Even if you never wanted to, you can do it and this is the...More

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bigbearziplines, Front Office Manager at Big Bear Ziplines, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2014

So glad you got the courage to go ziplining!! We're glad you enjoyed the tour and that you felt very safe which helped put your worried mind at ease! Hope you come back soon! Try our zombie ziplining, it will definitely be another adventure and...More

Reviewed 26 June 2014

My daughter decided to try Ziplining with a few friends and family for her 16th Birthday rather than have a big party. I called and spoke with Lynn who was very helpful and friendly and booked us for 12 people on June 21st. We stopped...More

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bigbearziplines, Front Office Manager at Big Bear Ziplines, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2014

What a great video you guys posted on youtube!! It really looked like it was a special birthday and everyone had a blast! So glad to hear all our guides were great and helped stop everyone knees from shaking the whole time!! It looked like...More

Reviewed 25 June 2014

Great experience. Good way to see how your new friend supports you in scarey times. Mine was promising for future adventures. Take pictures of the last approach. It is very picturesque.More

Thank Diane O
bigbearziplines, Front Office Manager at Big Bear Ziplines, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2014

So glad you had a great experience! If you have a photo on the zipline please share with us! We love to see everyone's experience! If not you need to come back to make sure you get that million dollar shot at the end! Or...More

Reviewed 25 June 2014

Great team and very professional They said they do the October night tour Would like to get back for that one!!!! Would not have found this place without GPSMore

Thank Mark T
bigbearziplines, Front Office Manager at Big Bear Ziplines, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2014

So glad to hear our staff members were great and professional! They truly make the tour an experience for everyone!! Sorry you had difficulties finding our office space, a lot of people mention they were looking for the course more than an office space. To...More

Reviewed 24 June 2014

Went with my husband and adult daughter. It was an exhilarating experience and one that you won't forget. Our guides were knowledgeable and fun. Felt safe every step of the way. Loved it! Try to get pictures of your group before or after when you...More

Thank EBeausoleil
bigbearziplines, Front Office Manager at Big Bear Ziplines, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2014

So glad to hear that this is an experience your family won't forget! We always encourage pictures to be taken and don't worry if you're tired of doing the selfie shots, our guides would be more than happy to take a photo of the group...More

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