Zipping along nearly two miles (three kilometers) of cables, you will see the rain forest as well as get a panoramic view of the volcano and lake from a whole new perspective.
Built with industrial-strength, high-angle, breakneck-speed bona fide thrill ride and people love it. The zip line is simply there to add a little perspective so you can tell how high you are or how fast you’re going, and it adds a nice background to the photographs as well.
Our major concern its safety, the prime objective of our staff is to provide a wonderful tour with a high standard of security, this is why the equipment is top quality like world class French made Petzl harnesses. Sky Trek is the top of the line of Canopy Tours, because it incorporates some significant differences, such as superior breaking systems, wider steel platforms, highly trained staff.
Further, the construction is of the highest quality, utilizing protective and secure materials, including metal platforms covered with mesh-covered steel rails, which prevent falling or sliding. We will provide you the helmet, gloves and harnesses of the best quality in the world, so you will get the safest, most comfortable and exciting experience that you will never forget!
This private reserve is near El Castillo, on the north-facing slopes of the Cordillera de Tilarán offers phenomenal volcano views, to be enjoyed from an aerial Sky Tram that rises 236 meters in a 1250 meters ride, taking visitors up to a mirador (lookout point) where starts the Sky Trek zip line circuit.
There are currently ten zip line cables and they range in height from 30 meters to 200 meters and in length from 200 meters to 750 meters.
Before leaving the main building to start your tour, you will be fitted with all of the necessary safety equipment (harness, helmet, gloves), which the guides will take care to properly adjust. Afterwards the guides will deliver a safety speech detailing proper form and the innovative braking system.
In the event of lightening or winds exceeding 120 km/h ( 75mph ) Sky Trek will cancel its tours for safety reasons; with lesser wind or rain only serving to add to the excitement, and speed, of the zip line tour. Sky Trek also provides complimentary lockers to store your backpacks while taking part in the canopy tour.