Velocity Zipwire

18th April 2020Bethesda, Wales

Event time: 11.30amParticipation cost: £25 with a fundraising target of £175

Prepare for a truly unique and exhilarating experience; the fastest zip line in the world. Soar over Penrhyn Quarry where you could travel at speeds of over 100mph while you take in the breathtaking views and feel the freedom of flight.

Set in North Wales near the stunning Snowdon range, in what once was the world’s largest slate quarry, Penrhyn Quarry is now home to the fastest zip line in the world, Velocity 2, where you can fly 500m above the bright blue quarry lake. Learn all about the history of the quarry on the Penrhyn Quarry Tour or watch the zippers fly by from the Blondin Restaurant or Café.

Enjoy the thrills of the fastest zipline in the world, all in support of St Barnabas Hospice!

Children aged 10 and over can take part if they are accompanied by an adult, otherwise the age restriction is 18 and over.

Height and Weight Restrictions

Height: Minimum 120cm (4ft) / Maximum 210cm (7ft)
Weight: Minimum 30kg / Maximum 120kg

If you have any questions, or if you would prefer to register over the phone, please contact our Challenge Events Fundraiser, Mike Pastor, on 01522 540 300 or email on


Adult Ticket £25.00 (GBP)