River Rapid: the longest zip line in Ireland opens this weekend!

Travel more than 700 meters at 80 km/h!

River Rapid, Colin Glen
River Rapid, Colin Glen

A 700 meter long double zip line opens this Friday, just in time for the Easter vacations! Called “River Rapid”, the attraction is located in Colin Glen in a forest and adventure park located less than 8km from Belfast. It is here, in a 100% natural setting that you will be able to travel 700 meters above the void, at a lightning speed of 80 km/h! Sensations guaranteed!

River Rapid: a zip line for the whole family!

Fly over the forest and enjoy the view of Belfast!

If you are the adventurous type, then the River Rapid attraction is for you! All you have to do is climb to the top of a take-off tower, located 30 meters above the ground, put on a harness and strap, and let yourself be guided by the security service.

Once you’ve been well conned, all you have to do is launch yourself!

And the adrenaline is there, with more than 700 meters of course, and speeds going up to 80 km / hour. And if you’re not too busy screaming and yelling, you can enjoy the breathtaking views of the city of Belfast along the way!

It is now the longest zip line in Ireland. An attraction that should seduce young and old alike from this Easter weekend!

If you are interested, here is an overview of the prices:

  • £20 per adult
  • £18 per child
  • £35 for two people using the double lines
  • £50 per family (4 people)

Before setting off to experience this, it may be useful to get out the tape measure and the scale. Users must be over 10 years old, at least 1.3m tall and weigh at least 30kg. The maximum weight allowed is 120 kg.

Don’t hesitate to book on the website www.colinglen.org : you will be sure to have your places !

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