Adventures for May 4, 2014
You and two friends strap into your harness as our patented winch system pulls you back and up to almost 40 ft. Then you are released with 2 G’s of force as you swing back and forth over the landscape.
Must be between 70 and 275 lbs. and be at least 8 years old and 48 inches tall
$10 per participant.
High Ropes Challenge Course
The ultimate challenge course with three levels taking you up to 40 ft. in the air! Nothing like it in the Mid-Atlantic! Start out by approaching the course via a cable bridge. TA employs a continuous belay system, which means that you only have to secure your safety line once for each level, letting you focus on your next challenge with confidence.
Each of the 17 traverses is designed to entertain and challenge participants. Try our islands in the sky, vine walk, loop walk, heebie jeebie, or eagle walk to name a few. Conquer them all if you can! You can auto belay down or test yourself on the leap of faith.
$49 for 2 hours of non-stop fun! Must be 48 inches tall, between 70 and 275 lbs. and 8 years old to participate.
Terrapin and the Hare 5K Mud Run
On Sunday, May 4th 2014 from 8:00am to 11am come Run, Crawl, climb, jump and swing over nine obstacles through Savage Park. Join Terrapin Adventures in our goal to raise money for Playworks Maryland, a charity that supports learning by providing safe, healthy and inclusive play and physical activities to local low-income schools. Distance is 5K. Afterwards celebrate with Rams Head Tavern, music and prizes. Two heats. One at 9am and one at 10am.
Cost: $50. Groups of 4 or more registered at same take $5 off each person using promo code MR4$5
Each runner will also have to raise a minimum of $25 for Playworks Maryland.
See the web site, www.terrapinmudrun.com for Registration and Donation information and forms. PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE WILL BE ONE HEAT @9:30am (Arrive at 8:30 to check-in)
Enjoy 5 of our most popular elements as much as you like in a 4 hour time slot of your choosing. Conquer all 32 elements of our Adventure Center. See how many ways you can traverse our High Ropes Challenge Course. Try Heebie Jeebie, Islands in the Sky, Raider Bridge and the The Leap of Faith. Scream with delight as you glide on our 330 ft. Zip Line. Try and master all the routes up and down on our Terrapin Tower. Catch your breath as you experience 2G’s of force on our Giant Swing. Finally try our 40 feet jump off the Terrapin Flyer You’ll be tired but happy at the end.
$79.95 per person. Must weigh between 70 and 275 lbs. and be 48 inches high. Must be at least 8 years old. Sunday morning special, book the Sunday 10am spot for only $71.95!
See if you can scale the 12 routes up and down our 44 ft. high climbing tower. The views are great from the top where you can rest and relax under our canopy roof. You can see the Little Patuxent River from the top.
Each of the four sides can accommodate two climbers at a time. TA employs auto belay systems for beginning climbers so you are completely safe as you tackle the challenging ascents and thrilling descents.
For the more adventurous, TA has manual “just right” belay systems that it uses in its climbing lessons. We have flat routes for beginners and an overhang route for more advanced climbers. We have a vertical playpen with many interesting elements like the cargo net and dangle duo to enhance your climbing experience. For a unique descent, climb headfirst down the Rainbow Serpent or tube net.
Must be between 60 and 275 lbs. and be at least 8 years old and 48 inches tall.
$35 for 2 hours of climbing time including climbing lesson.
Experience the thrill of gliding through the trees 30 ft. in the air at speeds up to 20 miles an hour as you travel on our 330 ft. long zip line. Guests glide along a suspended 1/2 inch steel cable using a pulley and comfortable climbing harness. Our Terrapin Rangers will make sure you are safely secure before you step off and experience the thrill of seeing the forest from a different point of view. First you cross a cable bridge to get to zip platform. Then you clip in and take off using gravity as your source of propulsion. You end up safely on the ground asking, “can I go again?”
We call it no sweat adrenaline! $15 per zip line ride. Must weigh between 60 and 275 pounds and be 8 years old and 48 inches tall.