Things to Do: Ziplining at Lake Guntersville

Ziplining at Lake Guntersville

Get ready to plan a summer adventure in Northwest Alabama that will take your family to new heights, speeds and fun! Ziplining at Lake Guntersville is an adventure like no other offering stunning, aerial views of the massive state park.

Screaming Eagle at Lake Guntersville

Be like the bald eagles known to fly around Lake Guntersville and take to the skies with one of two ziplining tours on the Screaming Eagle Zipline. Level one is for participants at least 8-years-old and older. There is a minimum weight requirement of at least 50 pounds.

This option includes heights up to 80 feet and zipline lengths up to 400 feet long. Have older kids and no fear of heights? Take it up a notch and add Level two. Participants must be at least 10-years-old and weigh at least 90 pounds.

Level two goes higher and further reaching heights of 250 feet and lengths of 2,020 feet! Experience all of the above on 10 ziplines and four sky bridges with Level one. Level two features an additional 15 ziplines and eight sky bridges. For more information, click here.

Things to Know

If you want to fly like an eagle, close toed shoes are required. In addition, the ziplining tours are considered moderate to heavy workouts. For example, participants must be able to physically handle it. It requires good balance, the ability to climb, hold on, control speed and understand verbal directions.

More requirements, such as the maximum weight limits and other important information, may be found on the website’s FAQ page here.

Location and Booking

Soar through the air and above the treetops at Lake Guntersville State Park located at 1155 Lodge Drive in Guntersville.

Reservations are recommended. Space is limited and spots fill quickly! Book your ziplining at Lake Guntersville adventure three easy ways. First, call the park at 256-886-2517. Next, visit to book your tour. Finally, you can email [email protected].


Good news for Willow Creek residents! Ziplining at Lake Guntersville is really just a hop, skip and jump away. With a couple of routes to pick from to get there, both typically take less than 45 minutes!

Not yet a resident? There is still good news for you! Like the ziplining adventure, we have options too. Check out our floor plans, amenities and photos here. For more fun things to do, places to go and community news, keep reading our blogs!