The Omni Homestead Resort
7696 Sam Snead Highway
Hot Springs, Virginia 24445

About The Ridge Runner Zip Line Tour & Red Tail Racer

Zip Line at The Omni Homestead Resort

The Ridge Runner Zip Tour is a one-of-a-kind experience with breathtaking views of the surrounding Allegheny Mountains. This exhilarating adventure spans three hours as you soar through the treetops on eight zip lines, then finish with the incredible Red Tail Racer, which begins and ends at the Mountain Lodge. Skilled guides will provide a detailed orientation, including safety and equipment procedures, and each participant will be outfitted with a harness and helmet prior to boarding the lift.

The Ridge Runner Zip Tour

Open for daily tours
At the top of the ski area, guests will proceed to the first of nine stations which crisscross through the treetops. Our certified guides will lead the group through the series of zip lines while sharing interesting facts about the area. Nature lovers and thrill seekers will find something to excite them. Families, couples, corporate groups and friends will find this adventure to be an experience they will never forget.

Red Tail Racer

Open daily
For visitors seeking an extra dose of excitement or those who simply want dive into the fun of a dual racing zip, the Red Tail Racer is the perfect course. At 1,300 feet long, the two dueling lines span from the ski area mid-station to the Mountain Lodge. This racing course is offered to adults and children 8 years and over.

Reservations are required, please call 800-838-1766 to book. 

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