High Ropes Course

High Ropes Course

Get the best view of the Pocono Mountains 1,345 feet up! Blue Mountain Resort's Summit Aerial Park features 46 elements and over 4,000 feet of thrilling tree top climbing adventure. 

Choose from 5 levels of difficulty:

  • Easy (orange)
  • Beginner (green)
  • Intermediate (blue)
  • Advanced (black)
  • NEW FOR 2021- Our new Novice (yellow) 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. 

Each containing 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!

The Summit Adventure Park is CLOSED for the 2021 Season

Thank you for another great season. We will reopen in May 2022 for more outdoor fun in the Poconos!

We're here to help

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. 

Do I need reservations?

Reservations are not required, however, we strongly recommend purchasing in advance as ticket sales are limited. Buying in advance will ensure your spot in the park. You will also save money when purchasing at least 48 hours in advance. 




Where do I pick up my ticket?

Please scan the barcode in your confirmation email at one of our pick up boxes located outside the Summit Lodge. Keep your ticket on you at all times. Your 2 hour session will start the first time you scan your ticket.  

Are there age, weight and height restrictions?

AGE: Must be 8 years or older for the intermediate, advanced & expert courses, and 6 years or older for the beginner course.

WEIGHT: Must weigh between 50 - 250 lbs and fit comfortably in the provided safety harness.

HEIGHT: Must have a minimum reach of 60" to base of palm or top of wrist (reach of 50" for the beginner 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. 

Where do I pay?

Participants should pay online at www.shopskibluemt.com

What should I wear?

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 or flip flops are not permitted.

Hair, clothing, or objects that can get caught in ropes or zip lines should not be loose. 

How long does it take?

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!

What should I bring?

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.

Do I need to be in top physical shape?

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.

What are the health precautions?

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.

How do I schedule a group?

Please call 610-826-7700 to schedule your Summit Aerial Park group.

Is there a restroom on site?

Yes, bathrooms are located in the Summit Lodge. 

What are the rules?

  • 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 4 people on a platform at the same time.