Spring Wildflowers At 30 MPH!

Our visitors love the Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster. It’s fast and takes you on beautiful ride through the woods, and, especially during the warmer months, it’s an exhilarating way to cool off.  It’s a family-friendly ride located conveniently as you enter Gatlinburg—a town with so much to do, you definitely won’t be able to experience it all in just one day!

 

What’s more, the Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster is located in the heart of the Smoky Mountains,  one of the best areas to find beautiful wildflowers. In fact, the Smoky Mountains is home to over 1,000 kinds of wildflowers, and spring is an excellent time to  visit the Smokies, especially wildflower enthusiasts. In fact, you can take almost any trail in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and see flora of all kinds, ranging from mountain laurel to several species of trillium.

 

Also, it’s the time of the annual Wildflower Pilgrimage, which partners experts and trained guides with visitors to the national park who are interested in its vast amount of flowering plants. The Wildflower Pilgrimage is a five-day event which runs from April 21-April 25. Be sure to check it out while you’re in town!

 

Plan youR trip to the Smokies today and stop by the Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster for a thrilling ride you’ll never forget, all while enjoying the beauty of the Smoky Mountains and its wildflowers.
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