Unless you’ve recently stopped by a pop-up county fair, you probably haven’t had the chance to ride a roller coaster in the dark before. And we promise you that you’ve never seen anything like the Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster after dark. Want something truly unique to cap off a fun night out? Check out the Mountain Coaster!
Twinkling Lights on the Gatlinburg Roller Coaster
Looking for a romantic date night that is still a lot of fun? The Gatlinburg roller coaster is lit by thousands of twinkling lights after dark, a surefire way to make a fun roller coaster ride into something a little romantic. You can control the brakes on the car, slowing down to enjoy the view and make your date night special! Kids also love the fairy lights that light up the tracks after dark at the Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster.
Year-Round Fun at the Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster
Unlike many other outdoor activities in the area, the Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster doesn’t shut down for winter, or for a little bit of rain. The track is perfectly safe to ride in all weather, and nothing is more fun than a quick zip through the Smoky Mountains in the rain! Come after dark no matter the weather. If it’s cold out, wrap up and warm up with all that adrenaline pumping through your system! You can also bring any child over the age of three and over 36” to ride with you! The whole family will love the unusual nighttime trip to the Mountain Coaster!
Get Your Second Ride for a Discount
Want to make your night ride on the Gatlinburg roller coaster even better? Stop by during the day, ride the uphill lift system to the top, and take an exciting ride on the coaster during the day. Save your ticket, and come back that night for a whole new view of the coaster. Show us your same-day ticket from earlier, and you get a discount on your second ride of the day! Kick your coffee habit to the curb when you start your day with the adrenaline of a coaster ride, and then end your day with something to get you smiling.
Share Your #CoasterMoments from the Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster
Did you take a picture, film with a GoPro, or buy a commemorative photo while you rode the Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster at night? We’d love to share in your memory. If you post a photo online with the hashtag #CoasterMoments, we may feature it on our page! Nighttime coaster rides make stunning photos thanks to the romantic twinkling lights and the unique roller coaster. You can bring a friend and ride double, or choose to go it alone and ride in a solo car. Either way is a ton of fun, and you are always in control. Zoom through the many twists and turns of the Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster as fast as you like, or take it easy to enjoy the incredible sensation of being on a coaster at night!