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Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster

306 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-4962
+1 865-430-5577
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A unique ride

I rode this coaster and it was unique. You are secured in the coaster by only a seat belt, which... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Batesville, Arkansas
via mobile
Loved every minute of it!

We rode this ride during the day and at night a total of 5 times! We absolutely loved it... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Brandi B
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The Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster is a unique, family-friendly thrill ride that puts you in the driver's seat. Race through the Smoky Mountains on our unique, wide track with a brake system that puts you in control. And best of all, our tubular rails guarantee a smooth, comfortable ride every time!
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“fun ride” (81 reviews)
“double rider” (10 reviews)
“adrenaline rush” (12 reviews)
306 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-4962
+1 865-430-5577
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I rode this coaster and it was unique. You are secured in the coaster by only a seat belt, which scared me a bit, I personally prefer coasters that feel more secure. The coaster had an optional hand break that could be used to slow...More

Thank ddaffy16
Reviewed 3 days ago

We rode this ride during the day and at night a total of 5 times! We absolutely loved it, especially the night ride! It was so fun! The staff was extremely helpful and very nice. I will most definitely be back again!

Thank Brandi B
Reviewed 4 days ago

My daughter (11) and i rode a double at night and loved it. The staff was great. Very nice and helpful. Going up the hill in the dark is cool, but screaming down the track through the lights is what its all about. We rode...More

Thank aroutte2003
Reviewed 4 days ago

I am afraid of heights, but loved this ride. I think that fact that you can control your speed made it for me. It was most enjoyable.

Thank twjw701
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our family of three each rode the mountain coaster and thoroughly enjoyed it. Our 10 year old was able to manage a car on his own with no problem.

Thank Ancella S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Gatlinburg Mountrain Coasters is at the end of the main drag of Gatlinburg. There is dedicated parking so you do not have to look for paid parking somewhere nearby. The ride was quite fun coming down through the wooded hillside and was money well spent....More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rode this coaster a few years ago and really enjoyed it. For some reason now you have to be 16 to ride. We rode at night and it was really awesome. Faster than the others in the area.

Thank Tadouglas1
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I did this on our last night in Gatlinburg. Enjoyed it so much we went for a 2 ride.

Thank Becky H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fast moving queues and we were on the ride with a quick briefing in no time. The ride was fun and unpredictable and we loved how fast it went.

Thank missacorah
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fast ride! Only down side is it's a fast ride.. it's over pretty quick. The teenagers enjoyed it. If you've ever rode one of these you know what your getting. If you haven't then hey why not try it. If your worried...More

Thank Jsp1972
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Lannie P
7 July 2017|
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Response from Roger B | Reviewed this property |
I think I remember there being a sign saying about the 375 weight limit. Sorry I can't be more helpful.
Leslie T
2 July 2017|
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Response from tmail54 | Reviewed this property |
Single Rider: $16 Double Rider: $27 Child/Parent Combo: $24 (Applies to children ages 3-9. Children must be at least 38” tall and ride with a companion at least 16 years old and 56” tall.)
Leslie T
2 July 2017|
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Response from Christopher K | Reviewed this property |
I paid $16 for the first ride. They gave 50% off($8) for a second ride.