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Zip Lining Adventure at Historic Banning Mill

The Basics:
Event Type:Adventure
Event Location: Historic Banning Mill   Adventure: Zip Lining Adventure at Historic Banning Mill  National Weather Service Forecast
Date(s) & Time:Sun, Sep 9 2012  12:15 pm >> Tue, Sep 25 2012 12:15 pm  (Carpool Departure: 11:00 am   *log in for location*)
Registration Opens: Wed, Sep 5 2012 7:00 pm
Registration Cut Off: Sat, Sep 8 2012 7:39 pm
Event Duration:16 Days
Difficulty Rating:D3: Moderate
Trip Leader(s):
Lisa Maldonado
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:20
Minimum Group Size:5
Number Registered So Far: 20 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No


Do Not Wait Purchase the voucher and call Banning Mills for Reservation ASAP

This will be a different type of paid event. We will purchase discounted rates through

The price is normally $99 but can be purchased for $47 only until Friday around 11:00 AM You must then call Banning Mill and make a reservation for the 1:00 PM time slot. They will need your voucher number. Please leave a note  when signing up letting us know that you have purchased the voucher and called to make your reservation.



Purchase your certificate and then call Banning Mill to attend this event. Leaders will not be responsible for any payments or phone calls for reservations. Do not wait until the last minute or reservations may fill up. You may choose the 1:30 time slot if 1:00 fills up.

Purchase your discount rate at :

Level #3 - Gear up - For some High Speed thrills! 

Are you ready for High Speeds? This tour includes the double Big Daddy zip lines.At 1500 feet long, you can soar at speeds up to 55 to 60 mph. End the tour on another high speed, 900 foot long Swoop line along the beautiful Snake Creek!  Tour Time:Approximately 3 to 4 hours long including instruction and gear up time. Times can vary depending on your group size and their fear factor.
Please Note:  **Tour includes the Forest and Pattern tours. You must be  a minimum of 90lbs. Max weight of 250lbs for ladies and 285lbs for men on this Adventure.

We will stop on the way home for Pizza in Eastpoint at OZ Pizza for anyone that is interested. They have great Pizza and Beer. 

2805 Main Street
East Point, GA 30344

Required Items to Bring:

What to wear/bring

Closed toe shoes (hiking boots/shoes, sneakers, etc). NO Keens!

Longer shorts or pants 

Fanny pack/small daypack

What NOT to wear/bring

Do NOT wear sandals, flip flops or open toed shoes or shoes with no backs of any kind!  Keens are sandals are NOT allowed.  If you do not have the appropriate shoes, you will NOT be allowed on the course and there is no refund for not having the right shoes. 

Do NOT wear short shorts due to the gear you will be wearing.

Do NOT wear tube tops or halter tops due to the gear you must put on. 


If you have anything loose, leave it in your vehicle or have a zip or bring a small "fanny pack" or small day pack.

If you bring a camera, make sure it has a wrist or neck strap attached. If you lose something at 200 ft in the air, you are most likely not going to get it back!


Water/sports drink

Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:

From Atlanta: Take I-20 west to exit 34. Go south on Hwy 5, about 19 miles to the second traffic circle. Not the first but the second traffic circle! Turn right onto Hwy 16/Alt 27 and go thru the town of Whitesburg, go under the railroad trussel (looks like a bridge) and then turn right onto Antioch Rd. You will see our sign on the right. After turning right onto Antioch Rd, go to the stop sign and then go straight. We are about a mile or so on the right.

From Atlanta: Take I-85 south to exit 47. Turn right onto Bullsboro Drive. Go several red lights down and turn right onto the 34 bypass. (you will see a Chick Fil A Dwarf house and a Burger King on the left). Go another few redlights down and turn right onto Hwy 16/Alt 27 (by the Go Cart World) going towards Carrollton. Go about 10 miles and you will come into Whitesburg and a traffic circle. Go straight thru the traffic circle, go thru the town of Whitesburg. Go under a railroad trussel and then turn right onto Antioch Rd. Go to the stop sign and then go straight thru. We are about a mile on the right.

Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):90Mile(s)
Carpool Departure Time: 11:00 am
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Carpool Cost: Estimated cost per vehicle for this event is $36.00 using a reimbursement rate guideline of $0.400 per mile. The total amount should be divided by the number of people in the vehicle, including the driver. This is a guideline, not a rule, for drivers but the cost should not be higher unless there are extenuating circumstances.

* We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines while participating in AOC events.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:   Please review the AOC cancellation policy.

Banning Mill will ask for a credit card and charge your card if you are a no show. You must call Banning Mills to reschedule if you can not make the event.