The Vigilante Extreme Ziprider is one of great Branson outdoors that offers a thrilling ride that starts at the Shepherd of the Hills Inspiration Tower, 230 feet in the air. The Shepherd of the Hills Historic Homestead and Outdoor Theatre in Branson was the first tourist attraction in the Ozarks that still remains one of the most popular tourist spots today. This present Outdoor Theatre at the Shepherd of the Hills is known as the Old Mill Theatre that offers inspiration and unique experience to locals and visitors alike.
The Old Mill Theatre at the Shepherd of the Hills in Branson has a dramatic and influential landmark that is open year round. Many of different entertainment shows and special events call the Old Mill Theatre home. This beautiful theater has a seating capacity of 2,800, with onsite gift shop, free onsite parking, and handicap accessibility. At the onsite parking, a tram takes guest to and from the parking area. In this Old Mill Theatre, you can see all sorts of entertainment shows and live performances by world-famous entertainers.
The Vigilante Extreme Ziprider at the Shepherd of the Hills is one of the most favorite Branson outdoors that offer exciting and daring new thrill ride. This thrilling ride swings from above the Inspiration Tower and head down two hundred foot drop and you feel a breathtaking and exhilarating ride as you peer over the edge. Then you thrust forward and see yourself flying over the treetops of the Ozarks. The cold wind snaps your face as you travel at a speed of fifty miles per hour, seeing the picturesque views of the trails, trees, barns, and occasional animals.
The Vigilante Extreme Ziprider was named after a group of vigilantes known as the Baldknobbers that lived in the 1800s. The unique story of the Baldknobbers played a pivotal role in naming the ride. This fantastic Vigilante Extreme Ziprider have four ziplines that are launched from the station at the top of the Inspiration Tower. The riders sit in a carriage that looks like a carseat – a nice design adjustable to fit riders 75 pounds to 275 pounds. There is no orientation before a rider is launched. The rider is simply strapped into the harness and when the launch pad gate opens, the rider starts to fly.
Riding with the Vigilante Extreme Ziprider is not like a traditional zipline ride, it is a ride that offers a comfortable sitting. In traditional zipline ride, the harness that holds the rider has to be reset after each run. With Ziprider’s patented retrieval system, riders are brought back up to the tower with the push of a button. Each rider with Ziprider has nothing to worry about brake system or speed adjustment as the patented Zipride zip line cable controls the speed and the brake system.
The Vigilante Extreme Ziprider is one of the most fascinating Branson outdoors that offers thrilling ride from the top deck of the Inspiration Tower and hovers above the treetops of the Ozarks.
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