Aerie’s Resort Zip-Line Platforms


Aerie’s Resort provides guided zip-line tours through the scenic hills and hollows overlooking the confluence of the Illinois and Mississippi Rivers.

Zip-Line Platform 4
Zip-Line Platform 1
Zip-Line Platform 3

Providence designed cables and anchorages to supporting trees for 7 zip-lines of varying lengths and elevation changes. Design was also provided for platform structures and connecting foot bridges. Tree-mounted platforms were comprised of aluminum and timber framed members supported from the trunk of selected trees. Other ground-mounted platforms were timber framed.

LOCATION
Grafton, IL

SERVICES
Non-Building Structures and Structural Consultants

MARKETS
Non-Building and Sports & Recreation

TEAM MEMBERS INVOLVED