Ziplining in Orlando 4th of July Weekend
Elevate your Orlando 4th of July Weekend and let your inner adrenaline junkie out during the Independence Day Holiday by ziplining over Orlando! There's no need to get your passport ready to hop on a flight to Costa Rica. Nearby zip line courses in Orlando are perfect for some 4th of July ziplining – like Tree Trek Orlando and many others offer ziplining in Orlando.
And if flying on a zipline in Orlando is not your thing, you can discover ropes courses throughout Orlando below, too.
Updated June 2023, by Zoë Joiner.
Seminole Aerial Adventures
3755 S Highway 17 92, Sanford, Florida
Visit Seminole Aerial Adventures Zip Line this 4th of July at the Central Florida Zoo, and you can zip your way through the Uplands course and complete 1.5 hours of fun with 15 game elements and 5 zip lines ($35.95-$39.95).
If you're feeling more adventurous, complete the Uplands course zip line on 4th of July weekend and then add on the Rainforest zip line course for an additional $10. This course takes around 2.5 hours to complete and includes 33 elements and 11 zip lines. The Rainforest adventure can only be done after completing Uplands on the same day.
Tickets must be purchased in advance. If you show up without a ticket, entry will be contingent on availability – and zip lining on 4th of July is a popular event, so book ahead. Everyone is encouraged to arrive 15 minutes before their scheduled flight time.
14501 S Orange Blossom Trl, Orlando, FL
The Screamin' Gator Zip Line at Gatorland will take you along 1,200 feet of high flying, heart pounding July 4th adventure. Explore some of the finest zip line towers in the world, let alone one of the best places to go 4th of July ziplining in Orlando. Standing over seven stories tall, these amazing towers feature multilevel launch pads and breathtaking views from high above the treetops. Plus, you'll be zipping right over the alligator enclosures. How's that for adrenaline-fueled fun on this 4th of July holiday weekend? The zip line course ends in a side-by-side dual zip line where you can race your sweetie to the finish line.
The cost for this 2-hour experience is $69.99 and includes all day admission to Gatorland – one of the best deals in Orlando! Reservations are required.
Screamin' Gator Zip Line | Image credit: Gatorland
ORLANDO TREE TREK ADVENTURE PARK
7625 Sinclair Rd., Kissimmee, FL
An aerial park filled with oodles of obstacles and challenges, Orlando Tree Trek Adventure Zip Lining Park features a giant 425’ Zip Line (in the adult course) and obstacle courses that vary in height and challenge level. Set on over seven acres of natural pines, this adventure park will have you zipping, climbing, and leaping on the 4th of July. Besides zip lines, you can swing on Tarzan ropes, leap into hanging nets, balance on swinging logs and explore swinging suspension bridges. There are also two separate kids rope courses featuring 21 challenges.
Including brief training session, the course will take you around 2-3 hours to complete. Admission is $59.95 for adults.
Image credit: Orlando Tree Trek Adventure Park
ANDRETTI ORLANDO ROPES COURSE WITH CURVED ZIPLINE
9299 Universal Blvd, Orlando, FL
In the heart of Orlando's attractions area, you can get your heart rate pumping at Andretti Indoor Karting and Games on the 4th of July. When you think of this exciting place for the 4th of July weekend, you probably think of their incredibly fast go-karts. And yet, there is another claim to fame: the Sky Trail indoor high adventure ropes course is suspended above the arcade and is the first one in Florida to feature a unique curved zip line. There are two courses, Beginner and Advanced. Each experience is approximately 10 minutes in length.
BREVARD ZOO ZIPLINING AND ROPES COURSE
8225 North Wickham Road, Melbourne, FL
The Brevard Zoo is not just home to some awesome wildlife; it's also where you'll find Treetop Trek Aerial Adventures. Beginners can enjoy the Canopy Walk ($39.95) which includes 21 elements and two zip lines 20 feet above ground.
Seeking more thrills? The Challenge Reloaded ($59.95) includes everything in the Canopy Walk plus additional challenges and thrills. At 40 feet above the ground with 600 feet of ziplining, you'll zip over the wetlands and past the gators. This course features a total of 35 game elements and 14 zip lines and will take anywhere from 2.5-3 hours to complete. The Black Diamond Challenge ($74.95), which includes everything in the Challenge Reloaded, kicks it up a notch with even more challenges added.
If you're pressed for time but want the thrills, you can do the Zip Only ($49.95) which will take you on 9 zips around the zoo with heights of up to 50 feet above ground.
4th of July ziplining reservations are recommended.
Image credit: Treetop Trek
CANYONS ZIP LINE & CANOPY TOURS
8045 NW Gainesville Rd. (CR 25A), Ocala, FL 34475
A nice 4th of July Weekend-drive north of Ocala – and even more awesome – located on an old limestone quarry, this outfit offers 2.5-3 hours of adrenaline-pumping fun with its epic Big Canopy Tour ($109.99) where you’ll enjoy 9 zip lines, 2 rope bridges, and a heart-pumping rappel. An Express Tour is also offered ($79), which will give you the opportunity to experience 5 of the zip lines and 1 rope bridge. You can even visit for a nighttime zip line ($89). It's technically not a place to go ziplining in Orlando this 4th of July Day weekend, but it is well worth the short drive to Ocala. Read our previous review of this experience.
Image credit: Zip the Canyons
DAYTONA BEACH ZIPLINE ADVENTURE
1000 Orange Ave, Daytona Beach, FL
This Independence Day, if you’re hopping over to the beach near Daytona, there’s an awesome zip line course to check out! Mixing zip lines and aerial course challenges, Daytona Beach Zipline Adventure offers loads of adventure that’s perfect for your 4th of July ziplining adventure. Technically it is not a place for ziplining in Orlando, but it is worth the drive. The Full Combo package ($49.76/person) includes both adventure courses plus access to all ten zip lines. This option will take you about 2.5 hours to complete.
If you're shorter on time, opt for the Course 1 + Big Zips combo ($45.07/person) which includes all of Course 1 plus all of the zip line portions from Course 2 and takes about 1.5 hours to complete. You can also do just Course 1 and its four zip lines for $33.80/person.
ROPES COURSES IN ORLANDO
Maybe 4th of July ziplining isn’t your thing – or maybe you’re looking for more things to do than 4th of July ziplining.
How about a Memorial Day ropes course in Orlando? We’ve compiled a few different ropes courses to check out this 4th of July weekend in and around the Orlando area: