Family Fun at the Adventure Zone
Posted: Tuesday, August 13, 2013
The Family Adventure Zone is the perfect way to spend a sunny afternoon in Whistler with the family. The Adventure Zone is located at the base of Blackcomb Mountain and features a number of children's activities including mini golf, pony rides, go-karts, bungy trampolines and much more.
Admission for activities can be purchased individually or in packs of 3, 5, 10 or 15. Most individual activities cost $9 - $10 with the exception of the pony rides which cost $20 for a 10 minute ride or $70 for an hour long trail ride. Price breaks are available in the packs of 3 or more.
There are 13 activities in all to choose from. Read up on all of them below.
Family Adventure Zone Activities
Little Mountain Golf Centre - The whole family can play a round of 18 hole mini-golf at the Little Mountain Golf Centre. Players are provided with clubs and balls.
Westcoaster Luge - Race down a 315 meter track on a modified luge sled. Both kids and parents can participate in this thrill seeking activity.
Kiss the Sky Bungy Trampoline - Jump up to 25 meters in the air on the ultra popular bungy trampolines. Participants are strapped into a bungy harness which propels them as they jump up and down on a trampoline. Try flips or other acrobatic moves in absolute safety.
Blackcomb Trail Rides - Take an hour long pony ride up Blackcomb Mountain, or take a 10 minute ride around the field.
Spin Cycle Human Gyroscope - The most exhilarating ride in the Adventure Zone has to be the Human Gyroscope. Gyroscope's are used by NASA astronauts to simulate the feeling of being in space. This ride will is truly out of this world.
Hot Wheelz - Get behind the wheel of a Hot Wheelz electric go-kart. Kids can race around a padded oval track while parents look on.
Rope Zone - Swing through the rope zone filled with a maze of ropes suspended in mid-air.
Spider Web - Kid's pretend their Spiderman on the 25 foot high climbing web for kids.
Batter Up! - Head on over to the batting cages and knock some balls out of the park.
Balloon Slide & Castle - Kids can jump and slide their way around this air inflated bouncy castle.
Amaze'n Maze - This man made maze challenges you and your friends to see who can make it out in the fastest time.
Glitter Tattoos - Kids and adults can head on over to the glitter tattoo station to get a non permanent glitter tattoo.
Trapezy - Bring out your inner circus performer on the trapezy. Participants can swing and jump from swing to swing all over the safety of a large airbag.
The Family Adventure Zone is open 7 days a week. Operational hours are Sunday - Thursday: 10AM - 6PM, Friday & Saturday: 10AM - 8PM. The Family Adventure Zone is located in the Upper Village at the base of Blackcomb Mountain. For more information these activities head on over to the Family Adventure Zone website.
Photo Credit: Rope Maze - Tony Moser | Bungy Trampoline - Toshi Kawano