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Gatlinburg SkyLift

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Beautiful at night

Really enjoyed the views from the skylift at night. Staff was really friendly and helpful. Loved... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
estockstill
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Central Florida, Florida
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Great view

The views are great both on the way up and down. I was disappointed that we couldn’t get off but it... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
livinglifetothefull1
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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed today via mobile

We decided to take the sky lift so we could see a view of the area. The leaves were all different colors and we were able to get a good look at the down. We even got the photo, something we don’t normally do, but...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Always a beautiful view at night and during the day! Love going for a ride. Staff was friendly. Lines weren’t long and didn’t have to wait to get on.More

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MarcusWatson, Marketing Coordinator at Gatlinburg SkyLift, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the review. The views during the day and at night are different, but are equally beautiful! We will make sure to inform our staff of the kind words you have for them too. Come see us again soon, and have a great...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the views from the skylift at night. Staff was really friendly and helpful. Loved it. It is a must do when in Gatlinburg.More

Thank estockstill
MarcusW2107, Marketing Coordinator at Gatlinburg SkyLift, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for the review. The night view is one of the most popular parts of riding SkyLift! Thank you for the kind words regarding our staff, we will make sure to let them know of your compliments. Additionally, thank you for your recommendation of...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The views are great both on the way up and down. I was disappointed that we couldn’t get off but it looks like when it’s finished it will be great.

Thank livinglifetothefull1
MarcusW2107, Marketing Coordinator at Gatlinburg SkyLift, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for the review. We are glad you enjoyed the views during the ride. We are planning to allow customers off on top of the mountain in December. Come see us again soon!

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We rode the Sky Lift today and rebooted our childhood. It appears to be all new equipment. Ride was smooth, views breath taking and the service superior. Definitely do this again when the new improvements are completed at the top of the mountain.More

Thank donhowhow
MarcusW2107, Marketing Coordinator at Gatlinburg SkyLift, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for the review. Yes, we have new towers and chairs (now 3 seat chairs). Thank you for the kind works regarding our staff. We will make sure to inform them of the compliment! We are planning on allowing customers access on the top...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Where up the new lift Anakeekar ?? Seen a bear on way up. Walked the rope bridges and ate at the bbq place. And I’ve cresm. Several restaurants up there the view was fantastic and perfect weather 68. Recommend it $19 each and you can...More

Thank Martha K
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm scared of heights but this ride was awesome. The view was beautiful. I would recommend this skylift ride to everyone

Thank Sabrina B
MarcusW2107, Marketing Coordinator at Gatlinburg SkyLift, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We are glad to hear that you still loved the ride even though you are not too fond of heights. Thank you for the recommendation. Come see us again soon. Have a great day!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After the terrible wildfire, the top of the skylift is being repaired. It looks to be amazing once complete, but as of November 2018 you you cannot disembark at the top of the lift. Regardless, this is an amazing way to see all of Gatlinburg...More

Thank ChildeRoland
MarcusW2107, Marketing Coordinator at Gatlinburg SkyLift, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review. We are so glad you enjoyed your time at SkyLift. We are planning on allowing customers to unload at the top of the mountain in december. Come see us again soon! Have a great day! —————————————————————— Marketing Coordinator Gatlinburg SkyLift...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I really enjoyed the SkyLift. The views were amazing and really relaxing. This 18 minute ride was one of our favorite activities when spending the day Downtown Gatlinburg! Thank you skylift for supporting our military, law enforcement, & first responders. This is...More

Thank EA1123
MarcusW2107, Marketing Coordinator at Gatlinburg SkyLift, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are glad you and your husband enjoyed the ride on SkyLift. Thank you for the review, and Cole see us again soon. Have a great day! —————————————————————— Marketing Coordinator Gatlinburg SkyLift “The Best Seat In Gatlinburg!”

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ride this! You will see an amazing view!! You can't get off at the top currently, but it is still worth it. Take your own pictures and just enjoy the ride.More

Thank Stephanie S
MarcusW2107, Marketing Coordinator at Gatlinburg SkyLift, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review. We are so glad that you all enjoyed the view! We are planning on having the top available for customers to access in December. Please stay connected on our social media platforms for more updates. Have a great day, and...More

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morgannwise
9 September 2018|
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Response from MarcusWatson | Property representative |
Yes, you can purchase your photo at the bottom of the mountain where you will unload.
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Donna B
7 August 2018|
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Response from MarcusWatson | Property representative |
It will be this Fall! More information regarding specific dates will be coming out soon, so please stay connected on our Facebook and Instagram!
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Jill S
7 May 2018|
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Response from MarcusWatson | Property representative |
Great question! We offer a round trip ride. The duration is approximately 18 minutes.
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