By Guest Blogger Elizabeth Penn
Nestled in the heart of the Piedmont Triad, boasting year-round and seasonal attractions for guests of any age, is Kersey Valley Attractions. The facility celebrates 30 years of fear, fun, learning, teambuilding and adventure this year. From humble roots that began in 1985, Kersey Valley has grown into the largest outdoor attraction destination in the area.
Kersey Valley’s Maize Adventure
Take in the crisp autumn breeze with your family at Kersey Valley’s Maize Adventure. Perfectly suited for children birth – 8th grade, Maize Adventure offers an afternoon packed full of fun. Begin the day with the Farm Scene Treasure Hunt corn maze. The interactive cornfield maze offers a new game for 2015 with exciting prizes. Take the cow train out for a ride and pick out the perfect pumpkin. Pan for gems, jump on the giant twin jumping pillows and take home a bag of famous kettle corn.
Maize Adventure also offers educational field trips Monday – Friday seasonal. Teachers may select from the Jr. Gemologist, Jr. Paleontologist or Bee Educated field trips depending on grade level curriculum. Field trip options include the corn maze and a pumpkin. For more information, please visit www.maizeadventure.com or call (336) 431-1700.
Kersey Valley Spookywoods
The dream to scare began decades ago in the old farm house on property by a family of bats. From the humble beginnings of a 3-room haunted house in 1985, Spookywoods is the largest haunted attraction in North Carolina. Celebrating 30 years of fear, Spookywoods scares guests with an array of monsters, characters and scenes certain to thrill Halloween lovers and haunted attraction enthusiasts. Voted the #1 Scream Park in America by HauntWorld Magazine, Spookywoods is North Carolina’s premier haunted attraction destination. For more information, please visit www.spookywoods.com or call (336) 431-1700.
Kersey Valley Zipline
Take a bird’s eye view of the scenery at Kersey Valley Zipline on 1.5 miles of zip line cable. Soar across the farm, zipping through the trees for the adventure of a lifetime. The aviation themed attraction offers two tour types: First Class and Coach Class. The First Class tour takes guests on an international flight plan across 14 zip lines. The Coach Class tour sets out on a domestic flight plan across 10 zip lines. Guests 10 and older, weighing between 70lbs – 250lbs and in good physical condition are perfectly suited for the zip line experience. For more information, please visit www.kerseyvalley.com or call (336) 431-1700.
Kersey Valley High Ropes Course
From beginner to super hero, there is a high ropes level appropriate for all skill types. Kersey Valley High Ropes is a multi-obstacle course that offers a Beginner Level at 10 feet, an Intermediate Level at 20 feet and an Advanced Level at 30 feet above the ground. The attraction is beautifully suited for family activities, corporate teambuilding, parties and celebrations. Watch and learn from others, tackle new challenges first and encourage those around you on the course. Test your spider man skills on the 34ft tall rock climbing wall. Guests 10 and older, weighing up to 250lbs, reaching 5ft tall and in good physical condition are well suited for the high ropes experience. For more information, please visit www.kerseyvalleyhighropes.com or call (336) 431-1700.
Kersey Valley Laser Tag
Set your sights on fun at Kersey Valley Laser Tag! Ready, aim…good hit! Kersey Valley Laser Tag takes gaming outdoors on large themed fields with high tech equipment that gives instant audio feedback. The taggers utilize infrared technology which can’t be seen or hurt the eyes and is accurate for long distances. Kersey Valley Laser Tag hits the mark with birthday parties, night mission play and open play sessions for the public. Grab the camouflage gear and head on over. Guests 10 years and older are welcome to enjoy the laser tag attraction. For more information, please visit www.kerseyvalleylasertag.com or call (336) 431-1700.
Kersey Valley Escape
It requires observation, teamwork, creativity, communication, and courage. Kersey Valley Escape is the Piedmont Triad’s premier escape room attraction offering family friendly and creepy rooms to choose from. Brush up on your teamwork skills! Solve puzzles, collect the clues, and race against time to escape in just a mere 60 minutes! Designed for groups of 2-12 guests at a time, the attraction is suitable for most ages. For more information, please visit www.kerseyvalleyescape.com or call (336) 431-1700.
Spanning the Generations
Live Your Next Adventure at Kersey Valley! Guests that enjoyed the haunted attraction many years ago now bring their children to Maize Adventure, book birthday parties at Kersey Valley Laser Tag or plan a date night at Kersey Valley Zipline. There is something for everyone! Learn more about the family of attractions by visiting www.kerseyvalley.com.