Exciting Things to Do in Gatlinburg: Everyone Loves Mountain Coaster!

Finding fun things to do in Gatlinburg is easy year-round, thanks to the many outdoor and indoor activities available. Whether you want to explore the rich history of the area, or find the adrenaline rush of a lifetime, Gatlinburg offers plenty of options! Here are more things to do in Gatlinburg that we love when we’re not busy riding the Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster.


More Outdoor Adventures Near the Gatlinburg Roller Coaster


The Gatlinburg roller coaster is always a fantastic way to enjoy the mountains. Anyone who is at least three and at least 38” tall can ride with an adult, and those over 56” tall can ride alone. After you’ve had your thrills here, try some of the many other outdoor activities in the area. You can go snow skiing, whitewater rafting, fishing, hiking, golfing on world-class courses, zip lining, horseback riding, biking, tubing, snowboarding and more! Want something outdoors but not quite as adventurous? There are also many putt-putt courses, bumper cars, go kart race tracks, and other family activities in the area.


After Exploring Gatlinburg, Hurry Back to See Us at Mountain Coaster!


Enjoy yourself with the family in Gatlinburg, and remember that Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster is open every day (and at night) when you’re ready for another incredible ride through the Smokies. In fact, did you know that you can get a discount on your next ride (on the same day) if you give us your ticket stub? That’s right! So take off for a while if you must with your group, but hurry back here and pick back up on your coaster riding, and save money, too!


Adults Can Have a Blast with Things to Do in Gatlinburg


Who says only kids can have fun on the roller coaster? You don’t have to visit with your family to enjoy a ride on the Gatlinburg coaster! Forget about the brakes and let loose around the twists and curves with your most adventurous buddies. Our Mountain Coaster makes a great beginning or end to your day in Gatlinburg. Start out here, then head to the local moonshine distillery, or any of the local wineries or breweries. Or walk around Gatlinburg and take in  the nightlife, such as a show at Dollywood. Then head back to the Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster for an amazing night ride to top off your awesome day! .


Visit the Gatlinburg Roller Coaster to Get Your Heart Pumping


Visiting Gatlinburg with your sweetheart? Take a trip on the Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster to get your hearts soaring, and then check out the many romantic things to do in Gatlinburg. You can take a trip in the Sky Lift for a view that you can’t get anywhere else, or enjoy one of the many dinner shows for a date unlike any other. Rent a cozy, secluded mountain getaway for two just a few miles away from Gatlinburg and retire away from the noise when your day is through.


Come Back to the Gatlinburg Roller Coaster Again!

If you’re staying for several days on vacation in Gatlinburg, be sure to visit Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster more than once! Don’t forget to bring a camera or take a selfie and post it to Facebook or Instagram with the hashtag #CoasterMoments. You can also buy your photo memory from our track cameras!