Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster

Experience Thrills and Scenic Views!

Get ready for an adrenaline-pumping adventure amidst the stunning natural beauty of the Smoky Mountains! The Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster in Pigeon Forge offers an exhilarating ride that combines thrills with breathtaking scenery, making it a must-do activity for visitors staying in the Smoky Mountain region.

Thrills and Scenic Beauty Await

Strap into your coaster car and get ready to zoom down the mountain at speeds of up to 27 miles per hour (don't worry, you don't have to go that fast if you don't want to)! With twists, turns, and exhilarating drops, this coaster offers an adrenaline rush like no other. Riders control their speed with hand brakes, allowing for a customizable experience. Enjoy the thrill of speeding down the mountain or take it slow to soak in the scenic views—either way, it's sure to be an unforgettable experience. The track is about 1 mile long and takes 7-8 minutes to complete. 

As you race down the mountain, you'll be treated to panoramic views of the Smoky Mountains and lush forests below. The coaster's unique design allows riders to soak in the natural beauty of the surrounding landscape while enjoying the thrill of the ride.

Fun for All Ages

Whether you're seeking an exciting adventure with friends or a family-friendly activity for all ages, the Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster is sure to delight. Children as young as three years old can ride with an adult, making it the perfect outing for families vacationing in the area.

Convenient Location

Located just a short drive from popular vacation rental destinations like Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, the Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster is easily accessible for visitors staying in the area. Ample parking is available onsite, making it convenient to enjoy this thrilling attraction.

Plan Your Visit

  • Tickets: Purchase tickets online in advance to save time and ensure availability, especially during peak tourist seasons. 
  • Operating Hours: Check the coaster's operating hours, as they may vary depending on the season and weather conditions. Arrive early to avoid long wait times, especially during weekends and holidays.
  • Family Friendly: The Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster is suitable for riders of all ages, with children as young as three years old able to ride with an adult. The person controlling the sled must be at least 16 years old and 56 inches tall.
  • Weather: The coaster operates in various weather conditions, but rides may be temporarily suspended during inclement weather such as thunderstorms or high winds. Check the weather forecast before heading to the coaster and be prepared for changes.
  • Accessibility: The coaster is accessible to most riders, but individuals with certain medical conditions or physical limitations should consult with staff before boarding. Wheelchair access may be limited, so inquire in advance if assistance is needed.
  • Photography: Bring your camera or smartphone to capture photos and videos of your ride down the mountain. Securely fasten all loose items before boarding, and be mindful of using devices while riding to ensure safety.

Whether you're a thrill-seeker or simply looking to enjoy the beauty of the Smoky Mountains from a new perspective, the Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster promises an unforgettable experience for our guests staying in the area.