Get a bird's-eye view of the Catawba River and surrounding area on a Canaan tour. (Courtesy Canaan Zipline Canopy Tour)
Ride nine ziplines through the trees on a network of cables and skybridges. Not only will you climb towers to access the zip lines, but you’ll also enjoy hiking along nature trails to get to the different posts. The scenic tour offers great views of the forest, wildlife and the Catawba River. “Night zips” are also available. $89 for full canopy tour (nine ziplines, suspension bridge and two nature trails, 3.5 hrs); $65 bootleg tour (five lines and a nature hike, 2 hrs).