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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:

  • Zip Line Canopy Tour - a half-mile, professionally guided aerial adventure course featuring multiple zip line rides (200 to 650 feet in length) through the forest canopy (40 to 75 feet in the tree tops), as well as high ropes challenges with elements accommodating all skill and ability levels. The EMPOWER Zip Line Canopy Tour is a one-of-a-kind adventure - the only fully guided aerial adventure experience in the State which combines thrilling zip lines, exciting adventures, and memorable bonding experiences for individuals, couples, families, and friends!
  • 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
  • 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.

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

Dates of Operation: March-Dec.ember



2011 South Main St.
Middletown, CT 06457


Advance Reservations are required and are subject to availability. We will do our best to accommodate walk-ins. 24-hours advance reservations are recommended.

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