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Highlight of our trip!

We did kayaking and zip-lining - two separate days. Our guides (John, Kayley, Bree and Emily) were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
denise645645
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Chicago, Illinois
So much fun

This was my first time zip lining and it was my top pick for our trip to the Dells. We picked first... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
385waltraudb
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Nipigon
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Vertical Illusions offers one of a kind Zip Lining, Kayaking and Rock Climbing Tours that are sure to be the highlight of your vacation! While exploring and playing in the Wisconsin River and among the rocky crags you will be viewing endangered plants, rare habitats and wildlife! Whether you’re looking for a crazy adventure or a nice relaxing float down the river, our professional Guides will customize a perfect worry-free trip for any group! Try our newest 15 Zip Line Eco Canopy Tour: Zip Line off cliffs, over canyons and through the Canopy of Chimney Rock Park!
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“zipline tour” (23 reviews)
“zip lining” (96 reviews)
“chimney rock” (13 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
2433 Dells Parkway, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
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+1 608-253-2500
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did kayaking and zip-lining - two separate days. Our guides (John, Kayley, Bree and Emily) were amazing and so much fun. They made everything so easy for first timers like us and we cannot wait to go again next year! The drive to the...More

Thank denise645645
backcountrylivn, Manager at Vertical Illusions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

This is Kailey, one of the guides at Vertical Illusions that was part of your adventure here. On behalf of VI, we would like to thank you for this review. We are so glad you were able to experience the natural beauty of the Dells....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first time zip lining and it was my top pick for our trip to the Dells. We picked first thing in the morning on a hot day. It was perfect! Beautiful scenery and no bugs! I choose this over the other ones...More

Thank 385waltraudb
backcountrylivn, Manager at Vertical Illusions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for this review. We are glad you enjoyed your experience here at Vertical Illusions, and we look forward to seeing you again in the future. -Kailey (VI guide)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A short drive to Chimney Rock and then a hike for some beautiful scenery. .A great way to get away from the crowded Dells. Elliot and Elizabeth were great guides and were attentive to our needs and skill level. Remember to call or stop to...More

2  Thank IowaKel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such an amazing zip line!!! Our family has done zip lines before but this was the best! And the free pictures of our adventure just made it perfect! Our guides (Micah and Damian) were terrific! Couldn't ask for anything more!!!

Thank glover1997
backcountrylivn, Manager at Vertical Illusions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for this review. We are glad that you enjoyed your experience here at Vertical Illusions. We hope to see you again. -KAILEY (VI guide)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found this on Trip Advisor last last night. I called this morning and left a message about getting in for zip lining. Easton called me right back and it turns out we got very lucky - the previously scheduled group had rescheduled leaving an...More

Thank daniellejohnston84
backcountrylivn, Manager at Vertical Illusions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so glad that you were able to zip line with us and experience the natural beauty of the Wisconsin Dells area. Thank you very much for coming. We hope to see you again. -Kailey (VI guide)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You need reservations.I called on a Sunday and left a voicemail. We also drove to the office/shop listed and they were closed. Nothing was listed on their website or door that they do not do business on Sundays. People come up to the Dells everyday...More

Thank JL2z
backcountrylivn, Front Office Manager at Vertical Illusions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Lori, After our phone conversation I can see that you are discriminating against me as being a Christian. After I told you I went to church you got really upset that we should be open and it was foolish that we couldn't take you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Part of my family went on this adventure and loved the views. You climbed up a bluff and then ziplined down to various platforms. This was better than any zip line they have done before due to the view and the set up. Love that...More

2  Thank Rebbecca Z
backcountrylivn, Front Office Manager at Vertical Illusions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

This is Kailey, one of the guides from Vertical Illusions. The staff and I would like to thank you for this wonderful review. We really appreciate it and hope to see you back here again at Vertical Illusions for another adventure.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went to the Dells to celebrate our son's 28th birthday. He has a brain injury that affects his right side, but he is strong. He swims 2/3 mile in an hour, works out with weights, treadmill, etc twice a week, and rides a 3-wheel...More

1  Thank Joann M
backcountrylivn, Front Office Manager at Vertical Illusions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Joann, this is Kailey from Vertical Illusions. On behalf of the VI staff and I, we would like to thank you for this review. It will help us as guides and a company to grow. I am very sorry that your son could not...More

Reviewed 18 July 2017

I really wanted do the 3 hour kayak 8am tour and the website lists a sliding scale for number of persons in a group. When I did something like this in the Keys, they reduced the price based on total number in the overall group...More

1  Thank KristinW844
backcountrylivn, Manager at Vertical Illusions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Kristin, I am sad that you never toured with us. Also what makes me sad is that you are willing to support and spend your money at a 5 star water park resort. I believe you said Kalahari when you spoke to us on...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

My husband, sister-in-law, and I had a beautiful early morning (for us) kayak trip. The guides were knowledgeable and relaxed. We've been down that part of the river before on some of the big boats, but there is something special about seeing it all at...More

2  Thank dmarie208
backcountrylivn, General Manager at Vertical Illusions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

This is Kailey, one of the guides at Vertical Illusions. On behalf of VI, we would like to thank you for writing this review about our kayaking. We really appreciate it. We are so glad that you are planning to return next year for another...More

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Diem N
6 December 2016|
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Response from Adventureoften |
We are open on that Date. We do trips year around, but don't do trips on many Sundays and Holidays.
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RoadTrippinIndian
29 June 2016|
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Response from Adventureoften |
Hi, Thank you for your interest. We have a 9am kayak slot open. However we are booked up on the zip lines for both Saturday and Sunday right now. Please feel free to call us if you have any questions or would like to... More
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Kaitlyn C
23 June 2016|
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Response from Brenda E | Reviewed this property |
Agree, we went Kayaking only and we were pretty tired after doing just that. I would say do one or two activities per day. The guys at VI can advise as well when you call. They are very helpful.
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