Zip Adventures debuts new cliff jumping feature

19th July, 2015 by

By John LaConte

WOLCOTT — The staff at Zip Adventures has long been eyeing a feature they call The Diving Board in Alkali Canyon. Aptly named, The Diving Board perches out over the canyon, looking 200-feet down toward the Alkali Creek below. “We always thought about trying to have a zipline off of the diving board, but then we realized it would be much better for a free fall feature,” Zip Adventures General Manager Sheldon Kuhns said July 3 as the event made its debut to the public. Using an electromagnetic cable-stopping system designed by Head Rush Technologies in Boulder, thrill seekers free …

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