There's a new zip line in Couer d'Alene that makes
you feel like you're flying!
06;50;18;27 ZIPPING SOUNDS 2W9 22
BECAUSE YOU KIND OF ARE!
Just sit in your harness and lift your feet!
TIMBERLINE ADVENTURES IS THE NEWEST ZIP LINE IN THE
INLAND NORTHWEST---- THE COURSE SITS HIGH UP IN THE
MOUNTAINS OVERLOOKING BEAUTY BAY IN COEUR D'ALENE.
REED ENSMINGER, ZIP LINE TOUR GUIDE
We bring people up the mountain who have typically
never experienced anything like this before.
JUST LIKE ME---- AND ALTHOUGH I'M A SELF PROCLAIMED
DARE DEVIL--- I WAS STILL PRETTY NERVOUS.
So have you ever been zip lining before?" ME "No,
No, the closest I've done to this is rock climbing!
I TOOK TO THE TREES WITH TOUR GUIDES NICOLE AND REED---
BUT THERE WAS NO WAY I WAS GOING ALONE!
This is the best day.
CHIEF PHOTOGRAPHER BRIAN BELANGER CAME ALONG FOR THE
AND AFTER OUR FIRST ZIP---
JEEZ! That was awesome!!! RIGHTTT? I was totally nervous
at first I was like oh no what did I get into!
WE WERE HOOKED--- LITERALLY!
NATS OF ME BEING HOOKED TO THE LINE2W15 22
Safety is definitely high on our priority list.
DURING THE 2 HOUR TRIP THROUGH THE COURSE WE FLEW
500 FEET FROM PLATFORM TO PLATFORM--- WITHOUT THE
SLIGHTEST CHANCE WE WERE GOING TO HIT THE GROUND.
You're going to be clipped into the course the whole
time, you're going to be clipped in at the beginning,
you'll start out like this...then we'll exchange one,
clip it in to where we need you to be and then once
we double check that we'll take this one, clip it
on to the bottom so you're hooked in the whole entire
SAFETY IS AT THE TOP--- BUT A CLOSE SECOND IS HAVING
It's going to be an experience of a life time you're
going to get to know your guides have some quality
time have some team building with your family or whoever
You get to know eachother really well when you're
up in the trees with strangers.
Alright partner zipin' Alyssa, Alyssa zip on!
ONCE THE COURSE IS FINISHED THERE WILL BE 7 ZIP LINES
AND 3 SKY BRIDGES.
WITH ONE LINE STRETCHING 1600 FEET!
This one rides pretty quick so have fun, it's pretty
WOO! When you hit that break it's like whoa! That's
THE COURSE OPENS JUNE 1ST.
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Reporting in Coeur d'Alene, Alyssa Donovan KXLY4 news.