EIGHT TOWERS ADVENTURE
Check out our guided experience: Family Eight Towers Adventure!
A 3-hour guided experience through a pre-determined route including climbing, ropes courses, and rappelling. Please note that this will include approximately 2-4 ziplines between towers, but will not include our longer ziplines going over The Forge Quarry.
$50 per person
Minimum of 4 Participants
Maximum of 8 Participants
*The last time to check-in for any activity is 6:30pm.
The Eight Towers Adventure is the largest aerial challenge course in the country and is the showpiece of The Forge: Lemont Quarries. At the center of the 10-acre adventure course are 5 stand-alone "Hex Towers", interconnected by 2 miles of ziplines, multiple rappelling stations, and 299 high ropes course elements spread across 15 aerial adventure trails. The Hex Towers are connected to the three tallest climbing, rappelling, and ziplining towers in the United States: East X Tower, West X Tower, and Skyscraper Tower!
Nothing else comes close to the Eight Towers Adventure!
Requirements for the Eight Towers Adventure:
Weight: Minimum weight of 70 lbs; Maximum weight of 250 lbs
Height: Minimum height of 52 inches; Maximum height of 6-feet, 6-inches
Age: Guests must be at least 10 years of age to participate on The Eight Towers Adventure. Guests ages 10-13 must be accompanied by an adult chaperone. Guests ages 14-16 must be accompanied by an adult who is presently on site at the Eight Towers Adventure.
ALL EXHILARATE ACTIVITIES ARE FEE-BASED AND REQUIRE SIGNED PARTICIPATION WAIVERS.
PLEASE REVIEW FULL PARTICIPANT REQUIREMENTS BEFORE BOOKING YOUR ADVENTURE.
Our 90-foot tall East X Tower features dual-faced rock climbing walls, 16 ropes course elements spidering up the inside of the "X," a rappelling station at an elevation of 80 feet, and a 58-foot high zipline platform. The 2 East X Tower ziplines carry guests 900 feet over The Forge Quarry!
Our West X Tower features dual-faced rock climbing walls, 16 ropes course elements spidering up the inside of the "X," and a rappelling station at an elevation of 80 feet.
The iconic Skyscraper Tower reaches over 120-feet into the sky and offers the most stunning views of the Chicago cityscape and suburbs around! It features 56 ropes course elements (making it the second-largest stand-alone ropes course in Chicagoland), 3 rappelling platforms at 80, 90, and 105 feet high, and a zipline platform at 74 feet high. The 2 ziplines coming off the Skyscraper Tower carry guests 1,100 feet over The Forge Quarry at speeds of up to 30 miles per hour!
Wext X Tower Climber
East X Tower
West X Tower
West X Tower
Eight Towers Adventure
Ziplining from Skyscraper
All activities proceed rain, snow, or shine unless otherwise stated by The Forge: Lemont Quarries staff. In the event of adverse weather, some or all activities may be unavailable. Guests with impacted reservations will be communicated with via email and announcements made on our website and social channels. Please check weather conditions prior to purchasing any activity pass.
All purchases are non-refundable and non-transferable.