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Apache Eagle Ziprider

287 Carrizo Canyon Rd, Inn of the Mountain Gods, Mescalero, NM 88340-9641
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Naw man! I'm just a watcher not a zipper

***This review is as a watcher of those who are zip lining.***First off it's a 12 mile winding... read more

Reviewed March 23, 2018
Mike S
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Corpus Christi, Texas, Usa
BE CAREFUL.THESE ARE 2 DIFFERENT PLACES

Had to put in a rating to get this posted...my rating does not address either of the following... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2018
ivybell
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chicagoland, Illinois
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287 Carrizo Canyon Rd, Inn of the Mountain Gods, Mescalero, NM 88340-9641
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Reviewed March 23, 2018

***This review is as a watcher of those who are zip lining.***First off it's a 12 mile winding, twisting, don't look down, look out, no passing, no railing in some spots drive up the mountain.(elevation 11,000+ft)(zip line start elevation (12,000+ft) It is a beautiful drive....More

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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Had to put in a rating to get this posted...my rating does not address either of the following locations. Just a heads up . People are reviewing 2 different (really different) zip line adventures here. 1. The small zip line at Inn of the Mountain...More

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Reviewed January 3, 2018

I'm 65 and a zip-line has been on my bucket-list of things to do since retiring!! The staff, was helpful and friendly....from the person at the desk, to the driver who took us up and the two fellows who reassured me that I wasn't going...More

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Reviewed June 27, 2017

This was easier than I thought it would be! I am 49 (and holding) and had no problem. Even if you are scared of heights, you will love this. You aren't looking down -- you are looking out and ahead. Our guides, David and Kara,...More

1  Thank rivercitygirl2016
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Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

My wife took the zip line and was really thrilled by the ride. The trip was down the mountain and over the lake, very beautiful and lots of fun.

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Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

Staff are great! It was very cold at top and staff asked if I had jacket, I didn't, asked if I could buy one, they don't sell them. So don't forget to bring light jacket. The gentleman at check in offered me his own personal...More

1  Thank dtaylor099
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Reviewed February 22, 2017 via mobile

Wyn and Fern were the most amazing guides. Awesome views. Price is good since you do 3 zips. We even got a history lesson of the surrounding area!

Thank Audra W
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Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

This was a great experience, even if you have never been on a zipline before. The views are amazing. Overall it is just as advertised. It does take a while to get through the whole process so plan on spending 2-3 hours there. The guides...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2016

This was a fun experience overall and I would recommend it to anyone traveling in the area that is not in a hurry. Employees were friendly and helpful and views were spectacular. I would suggest pre-planning to make the trip a little more enjoyable. You...More

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Reviewed July 23, 2016

Was a little disappointed in the amount of staff working. Told it would take total of 90 min but ended up being 3+ hours. Was it work it? Have to say yes. Was told it is the highest zip line in the world and longest...More

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Michelle B
August 11, 2016|
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Response from JRH152 | Reviewed this property |
There is a weight limit. I can't remember exactly but think it is 250. Yes you can ride the gondola up or down.
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Pamela G F
January 25, 2016|
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Response from LWC52 | Reviewed this property |
I just returned from skiing in Ruidoso and the Inn of the Mountain Gods zipline was not working. The one up at the ski area was working but I decided it was too much for me at 63 yrs old.They will have the zip working by... More
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