The best family memories take place outdoors. Experience nature up close and personal with the entire family!
The EXTREME adult course consist of SIX adult courses, each containing a mixture of approximately 10-17 different obstacles. The obstacles range from zip-lines, Tarzan swings, swinging surprises, hanging nets, wobbly bridges and much more.
The skill level and height of each course is marked using a color coded system indicating the challenge based on elevation and difficulty. All SIX courses can be completed in approximately three to four and half hours.
Green = Minimum Elevation/Minimum Skill
Blue = Medium Elevation/Medium Skill
Silver = Advanced Elevation/Medium Skill
Pink = Medium Elevation/Medium Skill
Red = Advanced Elevation/Advanced Skill
Black = Advanced Elevation/Advanced Skill
On the EXTREME Adult Course
After a brief 30 minute training session, you begin on the GREEN course known as “Discovery” where you get comfortable with the equipment and the rhythm of moving through each element. After defeating the green course you will move on to the BLUE course known as “Sensation”. Suddenly your childhood memories of swinging on ropes and climbing trees comes back to you. Your agility and sense of freedom return and away you go!
Next up the SILVER course also known as “Adrenaline” comprises of 17 elements including a beautiful 350 foot zip line over Alder brook. Are you motivated yet? If not, next in line is our PINK course also known as “Motivation”, this course takes you off the grid and motivates you through a variety of wobbly obstacles which gets you prepared for the final adult course.
The RED course known as “Emotion”. Climbing higher into the trees, try not to let your emotions get the best of you. Balance comes into play when crossing wobbly bridges and swinging surprises. You’re feeling confident, you have defeated the first FIVE courses and can’t help laughing out loud as you zip through the forest or watch your friends try to walk gracefully across moving obstacles.
Yes, you have made it through the entire course, No, wait, you are not done yet! Now it’s time for the ultimate in focus and fitness: the BLACK course also known as “No Limit”. Before you set off, your senses take in the natural beauty and harmony of your surroundings. You climb up even further into the tree canopy discovering that your movements are even more fluid than before, you are now ready to take on the “natural challenge”, do you have what it takes?
The finish to your adventure arrives at our two giant zip lines. Relax, sit back and enjoy the ride. As your journey ends at Adirondack Extreme you leave with a smile, a sense of achievement and memories that live on.
The courses are meant to be used progressively and the cost of admission covers one loop or rotation through all SIX Adult courses. At any exit point along the courses, you can descend. Walking paths will take you back to the guest services and welcome center.