Looking for a little adventure, that’s close to home? Look no further. Sky Tours in Dubuque Iowa has just what you’re looking for.
Sky Tours has 9 amazing lines, that will take you 70 feet above ground, on zip lines as long as 1,000 feet. During the tour, you will fly over the beautiful and historical Union Park.
The views from above are magical! As you fly through the air, you will have a 360-degree view of Horseshoe Hollow as well as the ancient ruins that lie below.
First time ziplining? Have no fear! Sky Tours is a guided tour with two guides with every group. These guides are highly trained and certified in zipline safety, with countless hours spent going over the course and equipment.
Each tour takes about two hours, and includes a bit of hiking from one platform to the next. The tour is open to anyone over the age of 10, who weighs between 70 and 270 lbs.
Sky Tours is a perfect place for your next group outing. Scout groups, youth groups, church groups, and even corporate groups all have an amazing time ziplining. For groups over 12 be sure to call at least a week in advance to reserve your spot. For more information visit: http://www.skytourszipline.com/
Don’t Miss: The thrill seekers in your group may enjoy a night flight. This unique adventures lets you fly thru the pitch black night air.
Logistics: Sky Tours can be found within the YMCA Union Park Camp at 11764 John F Kennedy road in Dubuque Iowa.
Best Time: The Nicer the weather the better your visit will be.
Pit Stop: After the tour plan a trip to the Fenelon elevator.
The Fenelon Place elevator is described as the world’s shortest, steepest scenic railway, 296 feet in length, elevating passengers 189 feet from Fourth Street to Fenelon Place. Where you will see a magnificent view of the historic Dubuque business district, the Mississippi River and three states. located at 512 Fenelon Place Dubuque, Iowa 52001.
Extended Play: While in Dubuque be sure to stop by Crystal Lake Cave. The cave has more crystal formations than any other cave in the Midwest. Tours start every hour and take about 45 minutes.
Travel Smart: You will spend most of your 2 hour tour flying thru the air, so dress accordingly for the weather. Also closed toe shoes are a most.