The first alpine coaster in Illinois is at Aerie's Resort in Grafton, Illinois! Our exciting gravity coaster is perfect for family and friends of all ages. With nearly 4,000 feet of track, 7 hair-pin turns, and 8 waves/twisters you'll feel the thrill of a ride like never before! Our coaster is located on our hill and is reached via the Grafton SkyTour (additional charge).
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FEEL THE THRILL
Bring the whole family and friends out to experience an one-of-a-kind ride down the river bluffs near the confluence of the Illinois and Mississippi Rivers. Our custom coaster track will create memories that last a lifetime!
RIDE AT NIGHT
With under-glow lighting stretching our whole track, you'll be able to enjoy a nighttime ride through the Midwest bluffs. Our coaster is open Friday and Saturday nights until 10pm! Come see for yourself!
RIDE ALL YEAR
Your next coaster ride doesn’t have to be in warm weather. Our coaster system is designed to get you on the tracks no matter the time of the year. Get your family and friends together and come enjoy Aerie’s Alpine Coaster year-round!
PRICINGOPEN DAILY $59 per person* *not including taxes, fees, and gratuity
REQUIREMENTSOur Zipline is located on top of our hill and is only accessible via the Grafton SkyTour. Tickets for SkyTour must be purchased separately. __________________________________ Arrive 30min before tour Read and sign our waiver __________________________________ Wear closed-toed shoes Weigh at least 50lbs Weigh no more than 250lbs Height must be 6'8" or less Waist measurement no more than 51" Thigh measurement no more than 29" Physically capable of walking/hiking and going up/down steps Anyone under the Age of 16 Must Be Accompanied by an Adult 18 Years of Age or Older
RECOMMENDATIONS1). Although walk-ins are accepted, we strongly recommend making a zipline reservation to guarantee spot availability. Tours can be booked online or over the phone by calling (618) 786-9477. 2). We recommend wearing comfortable clothes you would normally wear outdoors as you will be wearing a full body harness and will be doing some hiking in the woods. 3). We recommend leaving valuables such as bags, purses, wallets, jackets, hats, etc. in your car. We have a secure place for your car keys in the office. 4). It is generally customary to tip our hardworking zip line guides. Any sort of gratuity would be greatly appreciated!
DISCOUNTSWEEKDAY GROUP DISCOUNT For groups of 15 or more, please contact us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling us directly at 618-786-8439 ext. 21 __________________________ *Group discount is applied at time of payment; Discount may not be combined with coupons, special deals, or other promotional pricing unless specified within the terms of the deal/promotion.
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WHAT PEOPLE SAY
I could'nt wait for such an awesome attraction to arrive in Illinois. It was super fun and I can't wait to come back!
This was amazing!!! The staff were amazing and the ride was even better. So happy this ride is so close to home
This was the first time I ever rode a gravity coaster and it did not disappoint! Definitely recommend to anyone looking for some fun!
This was super amazing and so fun for the family! I can't wait to bring the rest of my family to give it a try