Become a Team on the Low Ropes Challenge Course


Adventure Links' Team Development Course offered in combination with our Environmental Education programs or independently is an effective tool to explore teamwork, communication, leadership, collaboration, and trust. Our clients are consistently astounded at the classroom or team sport parallels and connections that can be drawn during their ropes course experience.

The Challenge Course

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Team Development Course

Real life challenges transfer to our low ropes team development course activities, building trust, improving group dynamics and communication, and stimulating your students' personal growth. Navigating our course, groups and classes will be presented with challenges ranging from simple to complex. Experienced staff facilitate group debriefs, highlighting relevant life lessons, and ensuring programs meet the Virginia Standards of Learning for interpersonal communication.  Each student will also experience our 300' long zip-line!

Team Development Course

  • Groups of 8+
  • 4-6 Hours or Multi-Day
  • Located at Hemlock Overlook Regional Park in Clifton, VA
  • Choose from a Combination of 30+ Elements
  • Group Debriefs
  • 300' Zip Line
  • Classroom & Event Space Available
  • Complimentary Bus Parking

Team Building & Environmental Education

Create the ultimate field trip by combining our Team Development Course with our Environmental Education Components. Our programs, designed around the Virginia Standards of Learning, bring your students into our 425-acre outdoor classroom where they will learn about the watershed, ecology, or landforms. This is the perfect combination to bring your classroom lessons to life, while satisfying SOLs for both interpersonal communication and science. 


Adventure Team Challenge

High Ropes Course for Teens

High School classes and groups with teens are also invited to experience our Adventure Team Challenge High Ropes Course. This program, geared for adults, is also perfect for high school-aged sports teams, clubs, and student government groups. The Adventure Team Challenge is uniquely designed to deliver a total team experience that involves both high and low elements and relies on group interdependence. This experience is designed for groups of 16-50.

Looking for more? Contact us to for information about classroom and event space, catering, lodging, campfires, and adventure activities like kayaking and rock climbing!

Adventure Links is a proud member of Destination DC, Visit Fairfax, and Contact us today for special member pricing and special pricing for non-profit, youth, and university groups. 

Take the next step and give your students, scouts, or team an experience they'll never forget!

Inclusions & Add-Ons

  • Training and leadership by experienced instructors
  • Debriefs after each element and at the conclusion of the day
  • All equipment and supplies
  • Fully customizable programs to suit your needs
  • Options for participants with limited mobility
  • Ability to add-on environmental education components, catering, s'mores around a campfire, and much more
  • Event/Classroom space with wifi and AV support, outdoor pavilions, and open fields for additional activities
  • Complimentary bus parking

Our Site

Adventure Links' ropes courses and environmental education programs are conveniently located at our main location just minutes from Washington, DC, on 425-acres at Hemlock Overlook Regional Park in Clifton, VA. Our site offers plenty of classroom, meeting, and event space; and is the perfect location for your next adventure.

Contact group sales today to schedule a tour!

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