Media Resource Center

Thank you for your interest in ZipZone Outdoor Adventures.  In this resource center you will find infomation on our tour, background information on zip line tours as well as our press releases.  If you have questions, would like further information or to schedule an interview or media tour, please contact Lori Pingle at 614-906-5674 or

Press Release July 16, 2014 – ZipZone is the first in Ohio to feature the all new QuickJUMP freefall device on the Zip Rush Tour!

Press Release April 30, 2014 – ZipZone’s Forest Discovery Tour offered with Franklin County Metro Parks

Press Release March 13, 2014 – Full Moon Zip Tours are awesome!!

Press Release September 26, 2013 – ZipZone is introducing Freaky Flights during the week of Halloween

Press Release August 12, 2013 – ZipZone and Franklin County Metro Parks partner to offer Forest Discovery Tours

Press Release July 5, 2013 – One year anniversary and Full Moon Zip Tours

ZipZone Fact Sheet

ZipZone Bios


ZipZone in the News

WBNS 10TV News – September 19 and 20, 2014

Zip With ZipZone and the Metro Parks!

Karina Nova joins us on a Forest Discovery Tour with the Franklin County Metro Parks.


Sidney Daily News – July 23, 2014

Ohio’s First Freefall experience debuts at ZipZone 

ZipZone Canopy Tours is now offering its new Zip Rush Tour featuring Ohio’s first QuickJump free fall experience. Read More…

614Columbus Magazine – June 1, 2014

The Only Way Down

If you’ve never gone zip lining, I urge you to try it this summer.  And if you’re an experienced zip-liner, I encourage you to take a swing at ZipZone Canopy Tours, as I found theirs to be a very unique experience. Read More …

Columbus Underground – June 3, 2014

Explore Columbus: Ziplining Through the Trees

Brian Harris had grown tired of asking his friends to adventure with him, so he decided to go on his own. He didn’t know that he would soon be a member of a new team, a short-lived band of arboreal brothers who, like him, couldn’t wait for the guides to tie him to a steel cable and send him flying merrily through the treetops.  Read More …


The Columbus Dispatch – May 25, 2014

ZipZone Slideshow

The newly opened Forest Discover Tour at ZipZone Canopy Tours expands on the hands-free zip line experience.


The News Herald – Sept. 6, 2013

Columbus’ ZipZone takes away part of the control from experience, but opens it up to the smaller and younger

Last month, we had the opportunity again to try zipping through the forests at Camp Mary Orton with the ZipZone in Columbus. Shocked to learn the minimum age and weight requirements (7 years and 50 pounds) were much less than most canopy tours, we decided to surprise the kids with a day trip there. Read More…


Good Day Columbus (WTTE-TV, FOX 28) – Aug. 26, 2013

Zip Lining in Columbus: ZipZone Canopy Tours

Meteorologist Dana Turtle goes zip lining north of Worthington at Camp Mary Orton for a “trip” through nature. See how he encounters screaming raccoons and snakes along with the large oak trees. Read More…


Newark Advocate – Aug. 18, 2013

Zip-line courses offer fun close to home

Then suddenly you’re watching trees whiz by while you zip through the air. Your hair is blowing in the wind and your feet dangle as the zip line carries you forward. It’s a rush that offers an amazing view. And Ohio has plenty of places that offer a bird’s eye view of the state’s natural beauty, said Lori Pingle. Read More …


Family Travel Blog @ – July 21, 2013

Come Soar with ZipZone Canopy Tours

ZipZone Canopy Tours in Columbus, Ohio, invites you to experience an adventure-filled zip lining tour—the only tour in central Ohio…right outside of the big city! Read More…


WBNS-TV (CBS, Columbus) – Columbus Parent

ZipZone Canopy Tours Give Guided Trips Through the Trees