ZipBACK (Zip Line Retraction Device)

  • • Designed for zip lines up to 40m (130ft) in length.
  • • This is NOT a safety device. PROVIDES NO BRAKING.
  • • Returns trolley to the top of the zip line.
  • • We drop ship this product directly from Headrush in Colorado.
  • It takes a minimum of 7 business days for Headrush to produce the order before it can ship.


This product is drop-shipped from Colorado. Not returnable. 

Increase throughput and reliability on your mini zip with the zipBACK Retraction Device. The zipBACK is a simple, reliable, and cost-effective solution for mini zip line rider trolley retrieval. Compatible with zip lines up to 40m (130 feet) long with a simple external 2:1 redirection system supplied and installed by the end-user. To be used only in non-life safety installations to retrieve rider trolleys. PROVIDES NO BRAKING.

The Assembly Includes:

  • zipBACK Retraction Device
  • Mounting bracket, pins, and rattlestop

Key zipBACK Benefits:

  • Eliminate complicated redirect systems that twist, tangle, and become unreliable over time
  • Designed for zip lines up to 40m (130ft) in length
  • Cost-effective unit has field replaceable wear parts
  • Minimize the need for staff to assist participants with manual retrieval systems
  • No annual recertification required for non-life safety devices
  • Minimal resistance while riding allows even the lightest riders a full-length ride
  • Controlled and dependable retraction of most standard rider trolleys