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EMPOWER Leadership Sports & Adventure Center

EMPOWER features Connecticut's only fully-guided Zip Line Canopy Tour Adventure Experience. EMPOWER's Zip Line Course includes over 2,000 feet of high-flying zip lines and exciting adventure challenges. Gather your family and friends and... Read More

Use code CTVISIT to save 10% on your EMPOWER Adventure!

At EMPOWER, we believe in the power of adventure as a vehicle to inspire individuals and to strengthen the bond between family and friends. If you are looking for an exciting and adrenaline-inducing adventure, EMPOWER can help! If you are looking for a boost in self-confidence to better prepare you for life's challenges, an EMPOWER Adventure can help! We offer unique adventures for groups and individuals who are interested in pushing their limits in a safe, structured, and exciting way!

Whether you think you can or think you can't; you are probably right.

This motto embodies the belief that your thoughts and frame of mind can empower you towards achievement or drag you down. We believe confidence is key to acheiving what you want and our adventures allow you to push you limits and build your confidence without "real world" consequences. These high-reward/low risk activities give you every opportunity to succeed in areas you never thought possible!

Individuals and Groups can experience the positive benefits of adventuring with EMPOWER's:

  • Extreme Tree Top Zip Adventure - 4 hours of zip lining, bridges/traverses, a 75' rappel, and two heart-pumping tree climbs.
  • Aerial Discovery Adventure - 3-4 hour adventure featuring EMPOWER's Zip Line Canopy and Tree Climb Adventures
  • Laurel Brook Discovery Adventure - named after the forest in Middletown, this package featured EMPOWER's Zip Line Canopy and Scavenger Hunt Adventures
  • The Deluxe EMPOWER Adventure - a full day of adventuring at EMPOWER; includes Zip Line Canopy, Tree Climbing, and Scavenger Hunt Adventures
  • The Exploration Adventure - 3-4 hour adventure featuring EMPOWER's Tree Climb and Scavenger Hunt Adventures
  • Survivor 101 Adventure - 3 hour adventure featuring EMPOWER's Scavenger Hunt and Fire Buildng Adventures
  • Special Operations Adventure - 3 hour adventure featuring ground Rappel School, 2 zip lines, a 50-foot rappel and EMPOWER's Swinger Tree Climb Adventure
  • Zip Line Canopy Adventure - a half-mile, professionally guided, 2-hour aerial adventure course featuring multiple zip line rides (200-650 feet in length) through the forest canopy (40-75 feet off the ground), as well as a high ropes challenge area with elements accommodating all skill and ability levels.
  • Map & Compass Scavenger Hunt - trek through the Laurel Brook forest, using compass and map navigation, and work together to discover and complete hidden puzzle-style challenges

EMPOWER Adventures give families, friends, groups and clubs exciting experiences for everyone! Make reservations online for family, individual, group or couples adventures. Contact the EMPOWER office to schedule your Team/Leadership Development program or adventure birthday party. There is no minimum amount of people required. Once you visit EMPOWER, you will have a greater sense of confidence and will never look at challenges the same way you may have in the past!

Other amenities: Catering, Concessions, Dining Nearby, Parking, Special Packages


Pricing: $45.00 per person for Zip Line Canopy Tour Adventure

Other Amenities: Bus Parking, Gift Shop, Groups Welcome, Guided Group Tours, Meeting/Event Facilities, Pet Friendly



2011 South Main St.
Middletown, CT 06457


December 2017
Monday-Friday: 10am - 3pm, Saturday: Appointment Only, Sunday: Closed

EMPOWER will be closed from 300pm on Friday December 22nd, 2017 through Sunday January 7th, 2017. Please contact, or leave a voice mail at 860-638-4754 for any inquiries, questions, or group booking information during this time.

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