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  1. Camp Kearney
    30000 Mission Camp Rd.
    Canton, Illinois 61520
    (309) 389-5375
    Camp Kearney
    > Camp Kearney's 300 foot zip line spans a large ravine through the woods. To Access the zip line riders must first scale a 30 foot obstacle course climb that includes a rope ladder, cargo net, and tire climb. Also available are two rock-climbing walls and 5 high ropes elements. The zip line, climbing walls, and high ropes elements are open to groups by appointment only.

Chicago see Zip Chicago in Marseilles below.


  1. Grafton Zip Line
    800 Timber Ridge Drive
    Grafton, Illinois 62037
    (618) 786-8439
    Grafton Zip Line
    > 9 ziplines, 1 3/4 miles on a 2 hour tour. The longest is 1,500 feet, with several of the ziplines nearly as long.


  1. American Obstacle, Inc.
    7859 South Rt. 37
    Kinmundy, Illinois 62854
    American Obstacle, Inc.
    > Enjoy it all at American Obstacle. Free pictures, chance to win free shirts, 6 different zip lines, a 40 ft climbing wall, kayaking, 2 sky bridges and everything mentioned is included in the price. You are also not stuck in the air for hours at a time in the summer heat because the tours are divided into 2 separate courses for your comfort. Approximately 3 to 4 hours long for all or just complete half to save time and money. American Obstacle was the first zip line park built in Illinois and is accredited by the ACCT, and the State of Illinois with certified guides,and courses. Come join us in being just a little extreme for the day and enjoy the memories for a life time.


  1. Shawnee Bluffs Canopy Tour
    635 Robinson Hill Road
    Makanda, Illinois 62958
    Shawnee Bluffs Canopy Tour
    > Shawnee Bluffs Canopy Tour is nestled in the quiet pristine Shawnee National Forest with many rock bluffs and old growth hardwood trees. This is a true 100% tree based canopy tour except for the natural rock bluff you step off of to begin the tour. You will experience 8 adrenaline filled zip lines. Four of them over 700 feet long with the longest at 1016 feet. You will also cross over 3 aerial swinging bridges, the longest is 180 feet long. The cost for the tour is $85. Besides facebook and our website, check us out on trip
  2. Touch of Nature Environmental Center
    1206 Touch of Nature Road
    Makanda, Illinois 62958
    Touch of Nature Environmental Center
    > Touch of Nature is an outdoor laboratory for experiential learning with a zip line as part of the high ropes obstacle course which includes a three level challenge course with 11 obstacles. The zipline is on the 2nd level and runs 300 feet.


  1. Zip Chicago
    2681 East Route 6
    Marseilles, Illinois 61341
    (815) 795-5011
    Zip Chicago
    > Zip Chicago is located at the Cliff's Insane Terrain Off Road Park just off I-80. Just minutes East of Ottawa and Starved Rock State Park. Zip Chicago has 6 ziplines and 2- 75 foot long, 65 foot high suspension bridges. Last zipline was a 900 foot long zip. Zip Chicago just finished expanded ziplines to increase the tour from 6 ziplines to 8 ziplines, with the new longest zipline at 1,000 feet long! The last zipline is now a dual racing zip. It is tons of fun! Night zips, birthday parties, special events welcome. 2013 fun tour price is $99 plus taxes. Built, inspected, and trained by Experience Based Learning, Inc. out of Rockford, IL This course follows EBL's practices of being engineered, operates without hand braking, and uses a single 26,600 pound rated cables. This course brings the patron all the comforts of safety while keeping all the thrills!

Spring Grove

  1. The Richardson Farm Zip Line Tower
    9407 Richardson Road
    Spring Grove, Illinois 60081
    (815) 675-9729
    The Richardson Farm Zip Line Tower
    > 700 foot cable located at the Richardson Farm. Fly over a pumpkin patch and Christmas trees. Spring Grove is located on Route 12 about 6 miles west of Fox Lake.


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