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September 23, 2013

Meet the Guides: Robert Cook

A relatively unknown fact about Robert is that he is actually a descendant of the Wolfe Family his great, great, great aunt is Sarah Wolfe, Isaac Wolfe’s wife. And like his ancestors before him he loves spending time outdoors. Robert enjoys hunting , fishing, basketball, baseball, golfing as well as saving lives. When asked what he meant by ‘saving lives’ he simply said, “I’m not saying I’m Batman, but I am saying no one has ever seen me and Batman […]
September 16, 2013

Meet the Guides: Bret Eschman

Bret Eschman’s favorite part about working for Branson Zipline is meeting all of the interesting people that come zipline with him. Not only does he love interacting with all of the fun people on zipline tours, he also has guided a group of individuals who have been on a world tour themselves! He says that one of the highlights of being a zipline guide is when he took a bunch of American Idols on tour. We love Bret’s enthusiasm for […]
September 10, 2013

The Meek’s 63rd Wedding Anniversary

Here at the Branson Zipline we often get to experience major life events with our guests such as birthdays, anniversaries, and even wedding proposals. This past week we had the pleasure of ziplining with Marion and Robert Meeks for the third time and celebrating their wedding anniversary. They are celebrating their 63rd anniversary this year. They first zipped with us in 2010 to celebrate their 60th anniversary and returned the next year with their family to celebrate their 61st. After […]
September 6, 2013

Meet the Guides: Alex McCormick

Alex hails from just up the road in good ol’ Springfield, Missouri. This is Alex’s first season out here with us, and he already has many adoring fans. You can check out his tour with some of his guests, the Scheller’s, HERE on our Facebook page. Alex first experienced Branson Zipline 2 years ago when he came out and zipped with us as a guest.  Now he has made his way back to Branson Zipline as a guide. Alex loves […]
July 31, 2013

Wolfe Creek Wednesday: Back to School Bash!

This post is a part of a series on our blog called “Wolfe Creek Wednesday”. Each Wednesday, we’ll be posting a fun fact, story, or a newsworthy piece of information about Wolfe Creek Preserve that we think you’ll find interesting! Although we’re best known for our world-class zipline course, our beautiful facility is also home to an array of indoor and outdoor activities, rich history, and a natural setting that we take great care to protect. We’re excited to have […]
July 24, 2013

Wolfe Creek Wednesday: A Day in the Life of Safari Dan

This post is a part of a series on our blog called “Wolfe Creek Wednesday”. Each Wednesday, we’ll be posting a fun fact, story, or a newsworthy piece of information about Wolfe Creek Preserve that we think you’ll find interesting! Although we’re best known for our world-class zipline course, our beautiful facility is also home to an array of indoor and outdoor activities, rich history, and a natural setting that we take great care to protect. We’re excited to have […]
July 22, 2013

Meet the Guides: Nathan Ross

Nathan Ross has been an adventurous individual since he was young. When he was eight years old, he bungee jumped by his ankles and lived to tell the tale. His passion for exciting excursions outdoors led him to us, where he’s been a guide for almost one year now! Some qualities that make Nathan an excellent guide are his humor, dedication, and focus, all traits that he uses daily to ensure that all guests have fun, safe, and memorable experiences […]
July 22, 2013

Meet the Guides: Brooke Lynn Morrow

When Brooke Lynn Morrow applied to work with us over a year ago, she hadn’t heard of ziplining. Now, with over one year’s worth of experience, training, and hundreds of zipline tours under her harness, she’s already dreaming of taking her passion for ziplining with her on dream vacations to tropical locations like Costa Rica! Her transformation from being unaware of ziplining to an incredible guide is a testament to how amazing our staff and zipline course are! Not only […]
July 22, 2013

Meet the Guides: Jade Bottoms

When Jade’s not busy guiding guests on our world class eco-adventures, he’s got plenty of other hobbies to keep him busy! Jade says he enjoys hunting, fishing, camping and playing sports. If that’s not enough, he also shared that he can play the drums and the trumpet! His eclectic set of interests and impressive list of hobbies was long enough to make us tired just reading it. Thankfully, Jade has enough energy to participate in all of these activities and […]
July 22, 2013

Meet the Guides: Conner Hunt

Conner Hunt is a versatile member of our team here at Branson Zip line. He’s a fun Zipline guide, helpful at the front desk and office, and is an award-winning yodeler (we’ll get to that last point later). Conner says he enjoys working in the office because “it’s when you can try to calm people down and open their minds about zipping.” At the front desk, Conner helps hundreds of our guests with the check-in process, informs them about our […]