Not long ago a family zip-line trip was hard to find in Western Washington. But over the last 16 months, three canopy tours have launched in Western Washington.
By Craig Hill

The News Tribune

One morning earlier this month, when Melissa Michler was testing the new zip-lines at Northwest Trek, she noticed a curious moose watching from the fence line.

"He watched for a little bit and then left,” said the manager of the wildlife park’s new Zip Wild challenge course.

Perhaps he’d seen enough or maybe he overheard that the zip-lines could hold up to 3,000 pounds and he was off to plan some after-hours shenanigans.