Hours & Pricing
Booking info, pricing, weather and cancellation policies, etc.
Thanks to wonderful Florida sunshine, we’re open all year long. Reservations are required, so times vary throughout the day according to availability.
Zip Line AdventurePrices starting at
$ 79Per person
1.5-2 hour guided tour with 11 unique adventures
4 Adventure elements
200 ft suspension bridge
and a fun rappel while exploring
Mobbly Bayou Wilderness Preserve
Moonlight & Sunset ToursPrices starting at
$ 84Per person
1.5-2 hour guided tour with 11 unique adventures
4 Adventure elements (not available on Moonlights)
200 ft suspension bridge
Incredible views of Mobbly Bayou Wilderness Preserve and Tampa Bay
All sales are final. No cash refunds will be issued, store credit will be issued. If necessary, guests may reschedule their adventure reservations.
If you do not show up for your tour, without notice, and we are unable to reach you at the phone number provided; no vouchers or store-credit will be issued.
Tours operate in the rain, so please keep an eye on the weather and come prepared. However, the course will be closed for lightning activity and excessively high winds. If we know in advance that we will be closing the course due to weather, we will contact you at the number you provide to us when booking. If your tour is cancelled due to weather, you will have the option to reschedule or receive a rain check. If your tour is underway and becomes interrupted due to weather you will have the choice to wait out the storm. If you choose not to wait, no refunds or rain checks will be issued.
Rules of Participation
Age limit, weight restrictions, what to bring, etc.
You must be at least 7 years old to participate.
All adventurers MUST be at least 70 lbs and at least 7 years old.
We have a maximum weight limit of 270 lbs.
We recommend you be in reasonably good health
with average mobility and strength, able to stand on your feet for 3 hours, and climb 67 stairs. We strongly discourage from participating anyone that has recurring injuries, recent surgeries, or difficulty lifting your legs to your waist.
A liability waiver must be signed by all participants.
All waivers should be completed prior to your tour online. If you need a digital copy to print, let us know by calling (813) 448-5635. Anyone under the age of 18 must have a signed waiver by a parent. If the parent is not present, a photocopy of the parent’s driver’s license must accompany the signed waiver. Children under 15 must be accompanied to the facility by an adult. Empower Adventures Tampa Bay, LLC and the City of Oldsmar shall not be liable for any accident or injury suffered by a guest while using the facilities.
Zip Line Adventure: Closed-toed shoes required.
Proper attire includes sturdy, close-toed, closed heeled shoes, comfortable pants, tights, or shorts suitable for an outing in the woods. Please avoid accessories such as scarves, necklaces, hoop earrings, or others that may get snagged. Long hair should be in a low ponytail. Avoid skirts or dresses and please check the weather forecast on the morning of your tour. Valuables and items such as keys wallets, etc. should be secure.
Paddle Board Adventure: Water shoes recommended.
Water shoes are recommended. Shoes without a heel or platform are safest. Comfortable clothing that you aren’t worried about getting wet. Dryfit type shirts work best, bottoms can be bathing suits, running shorts, yoga pants, etc. No need to accessorize, you won’t want to lose it on the water! We recommend keeping glasses, especially if they are prescription or expensive, on a cord around your neck to ensure you don’t lose them.
Individuals that Cannot Participate
- Those that are pregnant.
- Those with medical conditions that require immediate attention.
- Those with existing or recurring injuries or those that have had recent major surgeries, especially for the back, legs, or knees. We may not be aware of your surgeries so please consult your doctor before participating.
- Those under the influence of drugs, alcohol or anything else that impairs judgement.
- Those with serious mental or physical handicaps or disorders that would not enable them to complete the mental and physical tasks that happen throughout the tour.
For any questions regarding if you or someone in your party should or should not participate, please give us a call at 813-448-5635.
What to Bring
You may bring a camera or a GoPro
ONLY if it is secured somehow with a strap or otherwise. We also take photos of you throughout the tour; these photos are available to review and purchase at the end of the tour.
Glasses and sunglasses.
If they are loose or you plan on taking them off, we recommend having a strap.
You are responsible for bringing and providing items such as inhalers, nitroglycerine pills, or epi-pens.
If you have long hair, please bring something that can hold it back.
Please bring a bottle of water or refillable water bottle with you. There is filtered water at our facility. If you have a small backpack, pouch, and/or carabiner, you can also bring that to take it on the adventure with you.
Long necklaces and hoop earrings are not permitted.
This is for the safety of those working or traveling under our zip lines and platforms.
We don’t have lockers and recommend putting valuables in the car or leaving at home.
Frequently Asked Questions
Don’t worry, most people have the same questions as you.
How long does it take do complete the zipline tour?
About 2.5 hours from start to finish.
What if I am afraid of heights?
It is not uncommon to have a fear of heights. Many people who have a fear of heights are still able to enjoy our zip line in Tampa. You will be safely secured to our steel cable at all times when you are off the ground. Empower Adventures’ professional guides are thoroughly trained in zip line course procedures and will be with you throughout the entire course to answer all your questions and provide support.
How high will I be off of the ground?
You will be 25 to 65 feet off the ground.
What should I wear?
You will need to wear close-toed and close-heeled shoes (such as tennis shoes). For safety, please do not wear Crocs or 5-Finger footwear. Wear comfortable clothing, but please avoid loose accessories (no scarves, etc.). Long hair needs to be tied back. Women should not wear skirts. Dress for the weather. Please do not wear any dangling jewelry. Also, please remove all things from your pockets, such as cell phones and wallets. You don’t want them falling out during the tour. We do not have a secure place to store your valuables, so please leave valuables at home or locked in your car. Empower Adventures is not responsible for property lost, damaged, or stolen during your tour.
Do you operate in the rain?
Yes, we operate in the rain. However, the zip line course will be closed if there is lightning activity in the area. Empower Adventures will also close for high winds. If we know in advance that we will be closed, we will try to contact you at the contact number you provide to us when you book your tour. If your tour is canceled due to weather, you may either reschedule or receive a rain check.
How safe is it?
All adventure activities done above the ground carry certain inherent risks. We have taken numerous steps to mitigate these risks. Our course was built to exceed ACCT professional building standards. Our guides are professionally trained and our equipment is very high quality. The course and equipment are inspected daily.
How long is the zipline course?
The zip line course spans over 20 acres, consisting of 5 zip lines ranging from 400 to 650 feet in length as well as a 200-foot suspension bridge! It takes around 2 hours to go through the full course.
Who can and cannot zip?
The zip line canopy tours are designed for use by participants with average mobility and strength and who are in reasonably good health. Children must weigh 70 pounds or more. Children under 15 years old must be accompanied on their tour by an adult. Children under 18 years old must have a parent or guardian on the present on the property, but it is not required for them to join on the tour. All participants must weigh under 270 lbs. Please call if you have any questions regarding weight limits. For additional information or questions please call our office at 813-448-5635.
How can I pay? What if I do not want to pay with a credit card?
Until further notice, we will only be accepting cashless payments. Payment is required in advance for all reservations.
When do I need to arrive for my Zipline Canopy Tour?
You must check-in at least 30 minutes prior to your scheduled activity. Please use this time to use the restroom, secure valuables, and get ready for your adventure! Please note: there is no smoking at the Empower Adventures Tampa Bay site.
Are reservations required?
Reservations are required for all adventures. Our tour groups are limited to 10 participants. Payment is required in full when the Zip Line Adventure reservation is made for the total number of participants in your reservation. Please book online or contact the Empower Adventures office for reservations at 813-448-5635.
How do I get the photos that my guide was taking on my tour?
Photos will be sent to the email that the reservation was placed under after the tour.
How much should I tip my guides?
Our guides are professionally trained to ensure that you have an educational, enjoyable, and memorable experience. The tipping guideline is the industry standard of $5-$10 per person per guide.
Do you offer group discounts?
For Leisure/Recreational Programs Only:
We offer a 5% discount to parties of 8+. We also offer discounts for Oldsmar Residents, Youth (under 11), Seniors (over 65), Military, and First Responders.
Please call us for pricing for larger corporate or youth programs.
What if I have more questions?
If you have more questions, please contact the Empower Adventures Tampa Bay office at 813-448-5635.
Do you offer military or senior discounts?
Of course. Thank you for your service! We offer discounts for Military members and Seniors (65 years or older). Discounts apply to the Zip Line Canopy Tour and Extreme Zip Tour only – the Extreme Aerial Obstacles do not qualify for a discount. Reservations must be made over the phone and proper ID is required when you check in for your tour or the discount will no longer apply.
We’re centrally located right in between Clearwater, St. Petersburg and Tampa.
Participants need to check-in 30 minutes prior to your scheduled adventure. Please understand that adventures will start on time as scheduled. Late arrivals may not be permitted to participate and no refund will be given, so please be on time!
Each participant will electronically fill out a waiver upon arrival. If you are bringing a minor that isn’t your child, please have their parent or guardian fill the waiver out beforehand. You can print the waiver here or forward your confirmation email to their parent, where there is a link to fill out the waiver.
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