Desire for getting involved in exciting things where one may encounter various kinds of risks can be described as being adventurous and the activities are usually for recreational purposes. Adventure parks are usually places which have a large capacity to hold a large number of people and they usually have a lot of these adventurous activities where people go to carry out the activities. A person doing the activities is not required to be physically fit and there as well no any followed education concept other than simple guidance to enable the individuals to go successfully through the activities The person doing the activity is required to use their physical and mental ability so as to amuse and stimulate themselves. The recreation activities in adventure parks enable one to have fun, test their courage while overcoming their fears, doing physical activities as well as enabling one to interact with nature. Adventure parks are many varieties which differ according to the types of park, structural system, target visitors, location of the park, belay systems as well as the height of the lifeline.
A major type of outdoor adventure activities is the aerial adventure parks which involve adventure activities that take place in the air mostly taking advantage of trees. Beautiful view of nature is key when doing outdoor adventure activities in aerial adventure parks depending on where they are located such as in forest where they can offer a great view of trees, hills, cliffs, and rivers. Aerial adventure parks located in forests are cost effective as there is a minimal investment since the forest trees can be used as poles for all the activities. Some adventure activities in aerial adventure parks may include traversing suspended bridges, climbing log ladders, balancing along cables and riding zip lines through the forest. All the obstacle course in these activities are usually suspended in the trees and the major activity of them all being riding zip lines.
Zipline riding being the major activity in aerial adventure parks involves a pulley that is suspended on a cable that has been made of stainless steel that is mounted between two poles and an individual riding is usually propelled by gravity. When an individual is riding a zip line he/she moves along it from the top to bottom either by holding on to it, attaching to it or use the freely moving pulley. Other than riding zip lines as a recreational activity, they can also be used to accessing thick canopies in a rainforest.
When doing the outdoor adventure activities, it is always important to be having a protective gear to minimize risks. Alcoholic drinks during aerial adventure activities can lead to poor judgement as well as unstable movement hence should be avoided so as to minimize risks. First aid kit is also important when doing aerial outdoor activities to manage small problems that may occur during the activity.