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Explore Brown County at Valley Branch Retreat

2620 Valley Branch Rd, Nashville, IN 47448-8923
+1 812-988-7750
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Not organized

We drove an hour to go zip lining there and no body was available to help us even tho it was open... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Laura W
Bellefontaine, Ohio
via mobile
Awesome Zip-lining

We went zip-lining at Explore Brown County and we had so much fun. Both our instructors were... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Míša D
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Explore Brown County is a 1000 acre adventure retreat. We offer Zip-Line Canopy Tours, 80 acres of Paintball Fields, 30 miles of Mountain Biking and Hiking Trails, Guided ATV tours, Primitive Camping, Electric/ Water Sites, and Full Hook-up Sites, Cabin Rentals, a Fishing Lake, and a Banquet Hall. We are open year-round, you can checkout our website for details on closings and possible weather related closings. We also have rentals for the day or hour for boats, canoes, paddle boats, fishing poles and much more. All lake activities are seasonal March 1 - Nov 1 each year.
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2620 Valley Branch Rd, Nashville, IN 47448-8923
+1 812-988-7750
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We drove an hour to go zip lining there and no body was available to help us even tho it was open?? The pamplets and website lack touring information. Make sure you call and find out times before you make the trip or you will...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went zip-lining at Explore Brown County and we had so much fun. Both our instructors were amazing. Especially Danger is a professional comedian. I definitely recommend this to everyone.

Thank Míša D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found something that all of us could do and have fun being outdoors. Our instructor, Mike was awesome at helping us learn to be archers and have fun with it. He even joined in the fun! Gary was great with all things buggy related....More

Thank Teri B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided on a whim to try zip lining for Father's Day. What an awesome experience! Great guides, fun times, great experience!

Thank Ryan I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family has zip lined before so we kinda know what to expect. This facility is a top notch safe zip line adventure. The area is beautiful and secluded. The staff were all fun but professional. These are not simple zips and not for the...More

Thank John C B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a blast! I took my son and several of his friends to zip and play paintball. The paintball fields are great and the referee was awesome! He even joined in a couple of times to make the game even more fun. The zip...More

Thank michelepatterson10
Reviewed 3 May 2017

My grandkids wanted to go Zip lining over spring break. None of us had ever done this. I am Extremely pleased that I picked Explore Brown County! BILLY & DON we're our guides. They made the day exceptional. They made us feel more relaxed and...More

4  Thank Meetta F
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We visited for our third time in April, 2017 for off-road buggies. This is a must do and the price is very reasonable. The Brown County terrain is great for this activity, and it's simply beautiful land. The guides are very knowledgeable of the area,...More

2  Thank IndyCessnaPilot
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Slow speed and mostly even terrain provided a neat experience riding an all terrain vehicle through a wooded forest with nice hilltop views, centuries old building remnants.

1  Thank Chas K
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Imagine zip lining over the spring woodland landscape! This well-designed course takes you over a lake and trails under the canopy of trees. Jenn and Janelle know their sport and we felt completely safe in their hands, even on the Leap of Faith. Step out...More

1  Thank JSO55
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are zip lines safe for seniors?
24 February 2017|
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Response from Gary B | Property representative |
Honestly, it depends on the individual. The most strenuous work involved with zip lining is a single flight of stairs, a step ladder, and a 1/4 mile hike from the end back to the beginning. If it helps, we've had a 91 year... More
Justin W
Can you use your own jeep on the trail tours?
13 January 2017|
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Response from Gary B | Property representative |
Thanks famfoodie! Like they said, we unfortunately don't let you bring your own jeep. If you have your own ATV, you could use it for our guided tours. It has to be 600 cc's or less, a utility model, and it can't have a hand... More
Carolyn M
What are the charges for the activities?
5 November 2016|
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Response from Justin H | Reviewed this property |
the costs vary with amount of people and activities that you do. you get what you pay for between the staff and activity.