What's Up! Zipline Blog

Be prepared before you take the leap on your first zipline adventure.
April 27, 2017

4 Things to Know Before You Take that First Zipline Leap

Standing at the edge of the launch, you look out to the green-tipped treetops and the snow-capped Kokanee Glacier in the distance. Your zipline adventure has begun. All you have to do is take the leap, and then you’re off to the races..

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There are several reasons to stick around this park before, during and after your ziplining adventure.
April 20, 2017

Explore Kokanee Glacier Park as Part of Your Ziplining Adventure

Kokanee Mountain Zipline serves as a launching point for spectacular scenery. Besides ziplining, there is nearby camping, hiking, mountain biking and fishing..

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It's easy to see why Nelson is the place to go, with its plethora of unique attractions.
April 18, 2017

6 Can’t-miss Kootenay Attractions: Put zip line at the top of your list

They’ve got a streetcar, microbreweries, some of the best java in the West and even hot springs. If you’re after a trip involving a zip line it’s easy to see why Nelson, with its plethora of unique attractions, is the place to go..

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Spectacular views and high-flying lines make Kokanee Mountain the zip lining destination of choice for tourists looking for exciting things to do in BC.
April 12, 2017

What Makes Kokanee Mountain Zipline the Place to Go for Zip Lining?

In the past few years, zip lining tours have started to crop up all over British Columbia. We’re no different, as we’re only just entering out third season. However, we like to think we have a few aces up our sleeve that help set us apart from our competitors..

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Kokanee Mountain Zipline, one of the top tourist attractions in BC, is offering discounted zipline tours for early-season local visitors.
April 05, 2017

One of the Top Tourist Attractions in BC Offers Early-season Zipline Deals for Locals

If you’re planning an early-season family outing, check out the top tourist attractions in BC, there’s one place that should definitely be on your radar: Kokanee Mountain Zipline..

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The offseason for Kokanee Mountain Zipline not only involves maintenance of our zip line towers and cables, but also relaxing and spending time with family.
March 29, 2017

What Goes on During the Winter Months for a Zip Line Company?

As you can probably appreciate, running a zip line company in the West Kootenays is a seasonal affair. We typically get going full steam ahead by the May long weekend and wrap things up once the weather starts to turn. That’s when we begin the process of shutting down for the offseason..

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Early-season ziplining in BC gives guests a chance to see snow-packed mountains before they melt.
March 15, 2017

Kokanee Mountain Stoked for 3rd Season of Ziplining in BC

We’re about to embark on our third season of ziplining in BC, and we at Kokanee Mountain can hardly contain ourselves. In that short span, we’ve established our tour company as one of the top things to do in Nelson and we’re inviting you to come and see what the buzz is about..

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Stunning view of the West Arm of Kootenay Lake are just one thing you can expect from a ziplining tour at Nelson’s Kokanee Mountain Zipline. 
June 29, 2016

What to Expect from Your Ziplining Adventure in the Kootenay Mountains

As one of the newer things to do in BC, ziplining tends to garner a lot of questions. There is understandably a lot of excitement (and perhaps a little trepidation) about this exhilarating outdoor activity..

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Outdoor activities such as mountain biking and ziplining have become top attractions in BC for people who enjoy fast-paced adventures.
June 21, 2016

Top 5 Attractions in BC for People Who Have the Need for Speed

What is it about high-speed activities that excite our senses? Whatever it is, some people just love to go fast. Fortunately, there are plenty of attractions in BC for thrill-seekers who have the need for speed..

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Professionally engineered platforms are just one safety component of the ziplining tours at Kokanee Mountain Zipline.
June 15, 2016

Ziplining: A Safe Way to Excite the Senses

From the time we embarked on this project, we’ve placed an emphasis on safety while providing the ultimate thrill ride high above Kokanee Creek canyon. Here are some examples of the things we do to provide you with the widest margin of safety possible...

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