High Ropes Course
Get the best view of the Pocono Mountains 1,345 feet up! Blue Mountain Resort's Summit Adventure Park features 53 elements and over 4,000 feet of thrilling tree top climbing adventure.
Choose from 5 levels of difficulty:
- Novice (yellow) This course is perfect for young children and first-time tree-top adventure seekers! This course is lower to the ground and fully netted. No helmets or harnesses are required. Any age is welcome on the Novice course, but anyone under 5 must be accompanied by a parent or older sibling.
- Easy (orange)
- Beginner (green)
- Intermediate (blue)
- Advanced (black)
Each course contains dozens of elements that will challenge you, build camaraderie and self confidence- all while providing plenty of thrills! The ropes course is perfect for creating memories with family and friends, or for team building with co-workers and teammates. Included in your Aerial Park ticket is also the Adventure Tower, where you can choose your own adventure and zip line, rock climb or free fall from the tower!
Hours & Tickets
Summit Adventure Park tickets include a 2 hour session on the High Ropes Courses AND Adventure Tower! Activities include all levels of the High Ropes Course, Ziplining, Rock Climbing, and Free-Falling. All ticket MUST be purchased online. Session capacities are limited, buy your ticket in advance to assure session availability!
2 Hour Summit Adventure Park Session Ticket
Includes 2 hours of High Ropes Courses, Rock Wall, Zip Lines and Free-Falling.
*Please arrive 30 minutes prior to your session start time to check-in at the Summit Ticket Windows located in the Summit Lodge.
Sessions are 2 Hours and start every half hour
|MAY 14th - JUNE 19th||
Saturday & Sunday: 10am - Last Session Starts at 4pm
|JUNE 23rd - SEPTEMBER 5th||
Thursday through Sunday: 10am - Last Session Starts at 4pm
July 4th Monday: 10am - Last Session Starts at 4pm
Labor Day Monday, Sept 5th: 10am - Last Session Starts at 4pm
|SEPTEMBER 10th - October 30th||
Saturday & Sunday: 10am - Last Session Starts at 4pm
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Here's a short list of questions we've been asked. Please use Live Chat in the bottom right corner of your screen for additional information.
All tickets MUST be purchased online. We strongly recommend purchasing in advance as ticket sales are limited. Buying in advance will ensure your spot in the park.
You should arrive to the Summit Lodge, located at the top of the mountain, 1660 Blue Mountain Drive Palmerton, PA 18071.
Please scan the barcode in your confirmation email at one of our pick up boxes located outside of the Summit Lodge. Keep your ticket on you at all times. Each participant must carry their own ticket. Your 2 hour session will start the first time you scan your ticket.
AGE: Must be 8 years or older for the intermediate, advanced & expert courses, and 6 years or older for the easiest course. For the Novice (Yellow netted course) children must be 5 years old or accompanied by an adult or older child.
WEIGHT: Must weigh between 50 - 250 lbs and fit comfortably in the provided safety harness. There is no minimum weight for the Novice course (Yellow netted course).
HEIGHT: Must have a minimum reach of 60" to base of palm or top of wrist (reach of 50" for the beginner course). There is no minimum height for the Easiest course.
*To measure height, stand tall and raise arm straight above the head. Measure the length from the toes to the base of the wrist.
Wearing appropriate clothing for physical activity is strongly encouraged. Wear comfortable clothing you can move around in. Closed-toe shoes with rubber soles such as athletic shoes are recommended. Sandals, flip flops or Crocs are not permitted.
Hair, clothing, or objects that can get caught in ropes or zip lines should not be loose.
Depending on your physical capability, each course will take approximately 20-30 minutes. Plus, you'll want to spend a few extra minutes to take in the spectacular view at the highest point!
Bring: weather-appropriate items: sunscreen, water bottle, sunglasses, hat and jacket.
Do not bring: Some things to leave at home or in the car include: gum, candy jewelry and valuables. Rings, necklaces and earrings can be lost, broken and/or pose a hazard to you or a fellow participant.
It is strongly suggested to not carry phones, cameras, or any other objects that may fall and break.
The Summit Aerial Course can be physically and mentally challenging, but you do not need to be in top physical shape to participate. Guests should be physically able to grasp and pull ropes, climb, keep balance, and not have an extreme fear of heights.
Please inform the Summit Aerial Park staff if you or any participants have any medical or physical restrictions before participating.
Pregnant women, people with heart conditions, arm or leg injuries, spine problems or other serious conditions, or persons unsure of their physical ability should consult their personal physician first, prior to attempting our challenge courses.
The Summit Adventure Park is great for Birthday Parties, Team Bonding, Field Trips and more!
Yes, bathrooms are located in the Summit Lodge.
- No profanity.
- Smoking is not permitted.
- Never be under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
- Obey instructions given by our Staff. When in doubt, ask for assistance.
- It is very important that all equipment is used safely and as directed.
- Never use an element when another person is on it — one person at a time.
- For your safety, never have more than 3 people on a platform at the same time.
NEW Bungee Trampoline Add-On
Soar to new heights! The Bungee Trampoline is our newest addition to the Summit Adventure Park! Jump, bounce, and flip on our trampoline with a bungee slinging you up to 20 feet in the air. Add on the Bungee Trampoline to your experience for an extra thrill. Jump sessions are $10.