Summer is the BEST season for all thrill seekers out there. From rock climbing to zip lining to hiking, there are so many adventurous things to do during the summer time. What better way to get an immediate adrenaline rush than by zip lining through rushing waters and giant canyons?! If you have never been zip lining, it's time to check it off of your bucket list!
Nerves, jitters, and overall excitement are all the feelings you get as you do something that is super adventurous. Your palms may get a little sweaty and your heart rate starts to increase, that immediate adrenaline rush you get is unlike anything you've ever experienced. Even if you're not normally a "thrill seeker", why not get out of your comfort zone and try something different!
Parc des Chutes Coulogne is where you need to go for a day of adventure! The park has 2 giant zip lines, one is 260 meters and the other is 100 meters. The zip lines run above white water rapids located in the stunning canyon of the Coulonge River. The breathtaking activity will give you the ultimate zip lining experience unlike no other. To access the zip lining platform there is a short ladder to climb. To get to the second giant zip you'll need to take a short walk in the woods.
While at Parc des Chutes Coulonge you will see stunning scenery of the area's most magnificent waterfalls and the canyon. The park pays tribute to the historic days of log drivers with a 3000 foot wooden log slide! There are so many different adventurous things you can do at the park. From trails to footbridges to lookouts to the aerial park, you will be spoilt for choice!
Parc des Chutes Coulogne also lets you do a walk and climb up the canyon. The rare activity is the only of its kind in the region. Located in the Canyon of the Coulonge River, it consists of a climb and walk along the canyon's rock face. To make your way through the path you will use cables and anchor points that will help you progress along the way. If you've always dreamt of going mountain climbing, this is a perfect alternative! There are three types of VIA Ferrata courses, the initiation course is a 100 foot rock climb, intermediate is 450 meters, and complete is 600 meters.
The park is located in Quebec and it is super close to Ontario. Parc des Chutes Coulogne is 1 hour and 40 minutes out of Ottawa, 3 hours out of Kingston, 5 hours out of Toronto, and 6 hours away from London. If you're someone that is super adventurous then you have to visit this park this summer!
Pack your sneakers and your bug spray because it's time to adventure! Parc des Chutes Coulogne is located at 100 Promenade Du-Parc-des-Chutes in Mansfield-et-Pontefract, Quebec. It's the perfect place to go for a fun filled day. Go rock climbing or zip lining, no matter what you do you will have a blast. For more information about this park be sure to visit their website here. Ticket pricing ranges between each activity, for detailed information about tickets, be sure to click here.