New zip line coming soon to Chattahoochee River

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Whitewater Express has confirmed that a new 1,200 ft zip line is in the works that will stretch across the Chattahoochee River.

On the two side-by-side zip lines participants will reach speeds up to 40 mph. The course will be built at the end of 11th St. and should be functioning at some point next year.

Construction will begin after Jan. 1, 2014 and will cost about $400,000.

Whitewater Express will be responsible for the cost.

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