Parakeet Pete's Waterfront Zipline in Branson, MO

1113 Branson LandingBranson, MO 65616
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Looking for a thrill in Branson? This unusual zipline crosses Lake Taneycomo at exhilarating speeds. Experience unparalleled views of Downtown Branson and Lake Taneycomo from the comfort of your seat while zooming across the lake. No need for a harness. Parakeet Pete’s Zipline uses a proprietary seat system. Located in Branson Landing, this zipline is a thrill for all ages!


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Parakeet Pete's Waterfront Zipline will give you thrills and chills as you soar over Lake Taneycomo to heights near 150 feet. Once across the lake, you will take in spectacular views of downtown Branson and moments later return to the Branson Landing.

Book the combo pass and experience the Waterfront Zipline and Steampunk Balloon at one great price!

Fly to 188 feet on our Steampunk Balloon with 360-degree aerial views of Lake Taneycomo, historic downtown Branson, and the surrounding Ozark Mountains. You'll learn fun facts about our area from one of our knowledgeable and friendly Steampunk Pilots. Our Steampunk Balloon is the only one of it's kind in the world and we are so thrilled to have it with us as a Branson icon! Fun for the entire family, the balloon can hold up to eleven passengers. We are disability friendly and pet-friendly too! Guests under 42" ride free with a paid adult.

Reserve Branson Customer Reviews

Reserve Branson Customer
14 Reviews
"Zip over the water."
October, 2017
My son loved to fly over the water and see all the sights in the Branson Landing.
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Jennifer W
Saint Louis, Missouri
"Fun addition to an evening in Branson"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed June 18, 2018 NEW
This ride is very quick and kind of pricey...but hey, if you are on vacation, it is worth it! We did this ride at night and I would recommend a night ride for others. Our youngest daughter is 10 and she loved this ride as much as her older siblings.
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Tammy L
"Quick Ride"
TripAdvisor user rating 4 out of 5
Reviewed June 06, 2018 NEW
Fun, but short ride over the river at Branson Landing. I would only do it again if I was going to be around long enough to pay for the "all you can ride" ticket. Otherwise, a little too pricey for me to consider another one time visit. Still, nice little experience and friendly employees.
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Susan F
"Super Fun 3 minute ride, expensive"
TripAdvisor user rating 4 out of 5
Reviewed June 04, 2018 NEW
It is definitely fun, but for $56 for two, it is pricey for 3 minutes. I'm too scared to climb a tower so I can't zipline, but this is easy to get in and you go backwards at 35mph and 45mph coming forward over the river at the Branson waterfront shops downtown.
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Lori S
Metro East
"Cold but so much fun!"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed April 19, 2018
It was freezing when we visited on a Saturday. The cold didn’t stop our crew from having a blast. The zipline is short it fun. Paid extra for the unlimited rides and was able to experience day and night rides. Both were very different experiences. Worth the cost and tons of fun!
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Russ S
"Short but fun. "
TripAdvisor user rating 4 out of 5
Reviewed March 31, 2018
This is a short one leg zip line, seated in a two person chair. You start on a platform and are pulled up over a river, backwards. Then released and you zip back down with speed. Kinda a beginners zipline as there is no climbing up a tower and no harnesses involved. But, if your looking for the true zipline experience this isn't quite that type.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Parakeet Pete's Zipline

What are the physical limitations for the ride?
Physical limitations for Parakeet Pete’s Zipline are as follows:

  • Maximum combined weight per double chair is 450lbs.
  • Passenger must be at least 107 cm (42") tall and fit securely in the restraint systems.
  • Passengers between 42" and 47" must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Passengers with physical disabilities must be able to be secure in the restraints.
  • All legs must be present to the knee at a minimum.
  • Prosthetics are not allowed on the ride.

Guests who do not meet these requirements may not ride.

Does the ride have any medical limitations?
Yes. Passengers with the following medical conditions will not be allowed to ride the zip-line:

  • Expectant mothers.
  • Persons with neck or back problems.
  • Persons with heart conditions.
  • Persons with high blood pressure.
  • Persons who have had recent surgery.
  • Those with any impairment that would prevent normal seating or use of the safety restraints as provided.
  • Persons with any other condition that they may be aware of that may result in injury or complication.

Where is the zipline located?
Parakeet Pete’s Zipline is located in Branson Landing next to Famous Dave’s BBQ.

What are the hours of operation?
The zipline is open 7 days a week from March 1st to December 31st starting at 10:00 am and ending at 9:00 pm.