Nik Wallenda

Ray Kelly, Nik Wallenda

Kelly To Wallenda: You Will Not Be Doing NYC Skyscraper High Wire Act

Aerialist Nik Wallenda drew awe Sunday night as he successfully walked across the Grand Canyon without a harness, and now his sights are set on two of the most iconic buildings in New York City.

06/24/2013

Nik Wallenda Crosses Tightrope In Atlantic City (credit: CBS 2)

Nik Wallenda Makes Tightrope Walk Over Atlantic City Boardwalk

The 33-year-old started 125 feet up at the Atlantic Club Casino and finished at the Tropicana Casino and Resort

08/09/2012

Nik Wallenda crosses Niagara Falls - Jun 15, 2012 (credit: GEOFF ROBINS/AFP/GettyImages)

Nik Wallenda Readies For Thursday High Wire Act In Atlantic City

Millions watched in June as Nik Wallenda walked across Niagara Falls on a high wire. Now he’s back and on Thursday, he will take a high wire walk over the beach in Atlantic City.

08/08/2012

Nik Wallenda

Aerialist Wallenda Makes Historic Voyage ‘Over’ Niagara Falls

A tethered Nik Wallenda accomplished the feat Friday night, which he says he got through by “a lot of praying.” He also credited his concentration, focus and training.

06/15/2012

Tropicana Casino and Resort in Atlantic City, N.J. (credit: AP Photo/Mel Evans)

High-Wire Act Comes To Atlantic City’s Tropicana Casino

A seventh-generation member of the legendary “Flying Wallendas” is keeping the family tradition alive. Nik Wallenda will be walking the high-wire Friday at the Tropicana Casino and Resort for an upcoming television special.

04/29/2011