– April 2018 / Newsmaker Alert / Whether
you’re a lover of spectacular Lake Erie panoramas; a zipline fanatic; up
for new, outdoor challenges; or just want to immerse yourself in a forested
adventure, be sure to put Lake
Erie Canopy Tours at the top of your summer bucket list. On Friday,
May 4, Lake Erie Canopy Tours will launch its first full season with a
weekend-only schedule through May 20. Beginning May 25, the aerial attraction
will remain open daily through October 31(weather permitting).
Located adjacent to The
Lodge at Geneva on-the-Lake, Lake Erie Canopy Tours spans 25 acres
of Geneva State Park. With three ways to enjoy, riders can take in the
thrills of the Zipline Canopy Tour’s awe-inspiring views of Lake Erie,
or test their skills on the self-guided Adventure Courses, one for adults
and another tyke-sized version for kids ages 4 through 10.
“We expect that Lake Erie
Canopy Tours will be one of the hottest attractions of the season,” said
Eric Frantz, General Manager, The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake. “Our initial
experience last fall, coupled with the incredible interest we’ve already
received in the upcoming season is exciting. We’re hearing from a wide
cross-section of individuals and groups, looking for a whole host of experiences…from
high school students and college classes, to multi-generational families,
bachelorette parties, those looking for new team building experiences,
senior centers, couples as well as youngsters of all ages.”
Zip & Sip Getaway
Beginning May 4, wine-loving
thrill seekers will be able to enjoy the best of both worlds with The
Lodge’s Zip & Sip Package. Take in a thrilling two-day adventure
that includes a Lake Erie Canopy Tours aerial adventure park experience,
followed by a relaxing evening at The Lodge.
The next day, tour the scenic
Grand River Valley growing region on a five-hour wine shuttle excursion
to four charming vineyards. This two-night getaway package includes accommodations
for two, two Lake Erie Canopy Tour tickets, two wine shuttle tickets, and
breakfast for two each morning. Available Fri-Sun only May 4-20, available
everyday May 25-October 31. Promo Code: ZIPNSIP
Zipline Canopy Tour Offers
Views with Velocity
Canopy Tour offers multiple zipline sections, including two side-by-side
zip sections, swinging sky bridges and several treetop towers up to 60
feet tall. The 2 ½-hour tour showcases a shoreline panorama and
the beauty of the park. The experience is $89 per person and is guided
by two staff members in groups of eight or less.
Dare to Climb: the Adult
With staff to monitor and
assist, the Adult
Adventure Challenge Course offers a 2-hour, self-guided adventure for
individuals, families, work teams and other spirited groups. Navigate through
a network of timber and rope obstacles for $49 per person. Highlights include
the Wheelhouse Tower, Shiver Me Timbers!, Rum Runner’s Route and Peg Leg’s
Plight, along with an optional daring freefall rappel. A continuous belay
system helps ensure rider safety.
Landlubbers Loop for the
The Wiggle, Mini-Trapeze,
Short Zips and more await adventurous youngsters ages 4 through 10. The
Adventure Course is $19 per person, and includes one-hour access to
kid-sized ziplines and rope obstacles with its own continuous belay system
to help ensure safety as well as staff on hand to assist and monitor.
Walk-ins are welcome. Guests
and groups of all sizes can
purchase tickets online for visits throughout the season at www.LakeErieCanopyTours.com,
or by calling 866-601-1973.
About The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake
Located at 4888 North Broadway
(State Highway 534) in Geneva-on-the-Lake, The
Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake features 109 finely appointed guest rooms
(the majority with lake views); Horizons Restaurant, an upscale
restaurant with a striking octagonal dining room and al fresco dining –
all with a breathtaking view of Lake Erie; a lounge with a rectangular
bar; and amenities that include a fitness center, indoor and outdoor pool
and gift shop. The Lodge entrance is located one mile north of Geneva State
Park, on the left. For room reservations, call 866-442-9765 or visit www.TheLodgeAtGeneva.com.
For Horizons reservations, call 440-466-7100, then press 2.
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