Zip line opening July 14 at Camp Dearborn

Photo courtesy of the city of Dearborn The state’s longest zip line will open at Camp Dearborn July 14.

Photo courtesy of the city of Dearborn
The state’s longest zip line will open at Camp Dearborn July 14.

 

Michigan’s longest zip line ready for riders

DEARBORN — Looking for a few more thrills in your life? Haven’t been to Camp Dearborn in a while?

Well, check out Camp Dearborn’s newest amenity, a zip line, which will open July 14 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 11:30 a.m., presided over by Mayor John O’Reilly Jr.

The 1,400-foot zip line — the longest in Michigan — will take riders from a six-story tower at Elm Circle over the swimming lake and down to the main beach.

The zip line will be open from noon to 6:30 p.m. Thursday through Monday.

Tickets, available at the zip line tower, are priced at $13 per ride or three rides for $30 for overnight campers and $15 per ride or three rides for $40 for patrons visiting for the day.

For further information, call Camp Dearborn at 248-684-6000 or 313-943-2076.