Expert mountaineer Sir Chris Bonington is in favour of the Honister Zipwire application.
"I wouldn't go down the zip wire for all the tea in China because I'd be frightened, but the last thing I want to do is stop others from doing it."
He's now asking the Committee at the LDNPA to approve the development.
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