New Jersey

Essex County Treetop Adventure Course

Prepare for a fun challenge at Essex County Treetop Adventure Course. The aerial obstacle course features two courses and a zip line for groups of various age levels to enjoy. The Junior Course for ages 6 and up begins at about 10 feet high and features 15 different challenge components. The Adult Course offers double the amount of components, getting as high as 35 feet in the sky. Groups will be attached to a continuous lifeline system that will become their 40-foot long zip line back down to the ground. Athletic sneakers are required. Reservations are recommended. See website for height, weight, and age limitations.
Contact Info
Address: 560 Northfield Ave., West Orange, NJ 07052. Essex County. Tel: 973-731-5800. Website: Hrs: Vary.
Trip Info
Grade Level: 1st-College. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 30 minutes-1.5 hours. Cost: Fee.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Physical Education. 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Zip Line Lesson Plan

Your experience on a zip line course actually all comes down to science. Ask your students to guess who will go faster, people who weigh more or less, and then test your hypothesis and figure out why.... Continue