Granlibakken Resort launches summer with treetop adventure park |

Granlibakken Resort launches summer with treetop adventure park

Courtesy Donna Reid/Granlibakken Lodge andamp; ConferencGranlibakkenandamp;#8217;s Treetop Adventure Park raises the bar on skills, thrills and team building.

TAHOE CITY, Calif. andamp;#8212; Tahoeandamp;#8217;s Granlibakken Conference Center andamp; Lodge zips into summer with Californiaandamp;#8217;s first Treetop Adventure Park, andamp;#8220;where ropes course meets zip line on steroids.andamp;#8221; Itandamp;#8217;s among 30 in the nation and consists of platforms installed in trees connected by configurations of cable, wood, rope and zip lines to form bridges.Fully harnessed guests will be able to zip, climb, walk, and maneuver their way through the courses, each with varying degrees of skills and challenges to promote teamwork 30 feet above the ground.The park, launching in mid-June, will be open daily from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. with the last tour beginning at 6 p.m. Each session is good for 2.5 hours and is available for ages four to adult. Home base for outdoor recreationWith the addition of the Adventure Park, the sunny 74-acre resort offers activities including on-site day spa, tennis courts, outdoor heated pool and hot tub along with miles of accessible hiking and biking trails and wildlife viewing.River rafting is an easy walk from the resort to the Truckee River with 2 to 20-person raft rentals, including paddles, vests and return shuttle by Mountain Air Sports and Truckee River Raft Co. Mountain bikes are available for rent at Granlibakken.Stream and lake fishing are available from Lake Tahoeandamp;#8217;s shore, by charter boat and on the Truckee River. Visit North Lake Tahoe website at for an overview.For tennis enthusiasts, the resort will host its 32nd annual summer Nike Tennis Camp, July 8-Aug. 12. The setting provides a training ground to further game skills for ages 9 to 18. Registrants can add accommodations or attend sessions a day of recreation, the on-site Lighthouse Day Spa offers deep tissue massage, couples massage, Reiki healing as well as purifying bodywraps, spa manicures and pedicures, ski therapy, restorative deluxe facials and Ayurveda health consultation. Call 530-583-8111, in-room ext. 503.Visit or 877-543-7116 for resort information.

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