Flight Options and Frequently Asked Questions

Tree Tops Flight
Starting at $119 for weekdays

Our Tree Tops Course is our fastest, highest and longest course. Fitted with a specially-designed harness, you’ll reach speeds of up to 40 miles per hour on our fastest zips. On other elements of the course, you can savor breathtaking views of the majestic Redwood forest at a more leisurely pace. 7 zips, 2 sky bridges and a rappel round out this adventure, along with a guide who will help you see the Redwoods like you’ve never seen them before.

Tree Tops (revamped Challenger) is now open.

FOREST FLIGHT
(Day Flight)
Starting at $99 for weekdays

Forest Flight offers you the chance to see the Redwoods at 200 feet above the ground! You’ll experience 7 ziplines, speeds of up to 30 miles per hour, hand braking, sky bridges and a rappel!. Round that out with a really enjoyable educational experience with a great guide, and you’ll want to do this more than once!
(Formerly the Classic Course)

Sunset/Night flights
(Forest Flight at night)
Starting at $99 for weekdays

Enjoy the same great Forest Flight Course during the sunset or at night! Along with the thrill of zipping quietly through the night time forest, you’ll view the night sky, moon, and stars from our tree top platforms.

ZIP THE DAY/
ZIP THE DAY & NIGHT

Can’t decide which course? Good news for you is that you can do both in the same day!

Want to spend the afternoon and evening? You can choose either the Tree Tops or Forest Flight during the day, and then experience the Forest Flight at night! Complete the form and one of our staff will contact you to complete the booking!

Best news? Choose two flights on the same day and you save $$.

Frequently Asked Questions

Imagine soaring through the air amidst giant trees and experiencing nature from a different perspective. After strapping on a specially-designed 2-piece seat and chest harness, ziplining lets you zoom from platform-to-platform, high in the sky. Attached to your harness is a carabineer, a metal loop that secures you to a wheel on a cable that’s strung from one tree to another. Together, this high-flying equipment allows you to glide effortlessly through the forest and take in the beauty of Northern California’s Coastal Redwoods.
Yes, we operate year round, rain or shine, but tour dates and times may vary depending on the time of year.
Terms and Conditions of Sale:

All sales are final
No pets allowed
Use our facilities at your own risk
We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone

Cancellation Policy:

We have a 7 day cancellation policy. If you cancel your reservation outside 7 days prior to your tour date, your payment, less a $20 per person administration fee , will be refunded to you. If you need to change your reservation date or time, you may do so one time, up to 7 days prior to your originally scheduled tour, at no charge.
No refunds or reschedules will be given with less than 7 days notice. Your tour reservation is transferable, so you can give it away or sell it if you choose provided they fall within the allowable weight range.If you arrive for your tour, and decide not to zip you will not be given a refund.
If Sonoma Canopy Tours cancels your tour due to weather or other unforeseeable condition, we will reschedule your tour for another available time, or give you a full refund…your choice.
We do expect you to arrive at least 30 minutes prior to your reserved tour time.If you are late, you will not receive a refund or be able to join your tour. Your tour and guide will leave as scheduled whether you are there or not.
The canopy tour is designed for use by participants of average mobility and strength, and who are in reasonably good health. You must be 10 years old and weigh a minimum of 70 pounds up to a maximum of 250 pounds. You are responsible for knowing the weight and tolerance of heights of each member of your party.The guides may verify that each participant is within the age/weight parameters Refunds will not be given for individuals who change their minds or are outside the weight limit.

An eco-tour is an educational experience that teaches people about the environment. Our guides educate our guests about the uniqueness of the Coastal Redwood eco-system and love sharing facts about the Forest.
Wear comfortable clothes, recommendations are below, (please no skirts or dresses). Closed-toed shoes that secure to your foot (such as tennis shoes) or hiking boots are great year-round. Long hair should be pulled back in a pony tail and make sure you secure your glasses with a strap!

Keep your pockets free of any sharp object, like keys or pens. We provide secure storage for all of your valuables in the Gift Shop!

We also provide the harness, the helmet, and the gloves.

Please follow these clothing suggestions:

Winter:

Wear layers.
For the winter, synthetic fleece or wool jackets and long underwear are suggested. When cotton clothing gets wet it may not shed moisture and may make your colder.
Rain Coats and Rain Pants work best, we rent them in our Gift Shop from November through May! We do not sell rain gear.

Summer:

Wear layers, early morning and late afternoon flights may be a little chilly
Tank tops and shorts are acceptable

Yes, Gift Cards are available online or you can call 1-888-494-7868. Gift Cards are great for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Graduations, Weddings, Anniversaries, Birthdays, Retirement Gifts, or Christmas.

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Rider Requirements For All Courses

 

  • Each rider must be 10 years of age or older
  • Riders age 10–15 MUST have an adult accompanying them through entire course
  • Minimum weight 70 pounds
  • Maximum weight is 250 pounds
  • No Pregnant riders

Special Prices for Children (ages 10 to 17) and Seniors (age 59 and better)!   Children’s prices begin at $69 and Senior’s prices begin at $89 for weekdays.

 

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