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6 New York Activities for Adrenaline Junkies

6 New York Activities for Adrenaline Junkies

You’re that guy who claims you’ll do absolutely anything. Nothing scares you and you love the adrenaline rush. In fact, the more daring the better, right? We've got the list of activities to test how daring you really are. If you can complete all of the following without crying or wetting your pants, then kudos to you. You may be a true daredevil after all.

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    Rockaway Sunset Jet Ski Tour
    Rockaway Sunset Jet Ski Tour

    Rockaway Jet Ski

    Zooming across New York’s Jamaica Bay is sure to quench your thirst for speed. On this unique jet ski tour you’ll get to see all sorts of beautiful sights, such as planes soaring above you, bird life, and NYC landmarks. To refresh after this adrenaline-pumping activity, you’ll enjoy an authentic Thai meal along with delicious cocktails and rockin’ live music.

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    Dream Car Tour
    Dream Car Tour

    Gotham Dream Cars

    If you’re a car fanatic or just someone who dreams of speed, then this activity will make you drool. You’ll have the unique opportunity to drive six of the most extravagant vehicles the world has to offer. Examples include Lamborghinis, Bentleys, Aston Martins, and Ferraris! First you are taught about essential safety, handling, and performance features and tips for each car. Then the fun really begins! You’ll experience pure luxury and thrill as you speed down hundreds of miles of New York roads in these swanky automobiles.

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    High Falls Stunt Jumping -- vendor no longer offering classes
    High Falls Stunt Jumping -- vendor no longer offering classes

    Hollywood Stunts

    This class is the perfect way for a thrill-seeker to spend a couple of hours. If you’ve ever wondered how people in movies do such awesome stunts, this class will show you. You’ll learn all about basic fall theory, table falls, and crash mats. After learning all about how the pros do it, you’ll be itching to try doing some stunts yourself--and you can! You’ll experience an adrenaline rush like none you’ve ever felt before as you perform a high fall stunt jump at the end of the class.

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    Shark Cage Diving
    Shark Cage Diving

    Snappa Charters

    This activity is certainly not for the faint of heart, but that’s ok because we know you’ll be able to handle it. First, travel for fifty miles, baiting hungry sharks as you go. Then, once you’ve attracted a bunch of these slimy fish, it’s time to grab your cage and get in the water with them. The only thing separating you from these huge and scary beasts is metal bars--can you handle it?

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    Whitewater Rafting -- Upper West Side
    Whitewater Rafting -- Upper West Side

    Discover Outdoors

    Ready to scream? Whitewater rafting is a great sport to do if you’re looking to get both exhilarated and refreshed. At Discover Outdoors, you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy almost 12 hours of intense whitewater rafting. First, the instructors will teach you everything you need to know about rafting and the rapids. Then, the fun really begins. You will have the pleasure of rafting down 17 different thrilling rapids, ranging from classes I to III. So bring along your adventurous spirit and get ready for a wet and wild ride!

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    Tandem Hang Gliding
    Tandem Hang Gliding

    Hangar 3

    Are ground and water activities not enough to really get your heart racing? Well take it to the next level and head to the sky. You’ll feel more thrilled than ever as you soar through the sky, enjoying a bird’s-eye view of the world. First, you’ll be towed in your tandem hang glider through the air to 2,500 feet above the ground. Then, you’ll be released to fly on your own. As you glide thousands of feet up high, you’ll feel that adrenaline rush that you’ve been craving in no time.

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