Ober Gatlinburg: Year Round Mountain of Family Fun!
Ober Gatlinburg Aerial Tram
Take a breathtaking ride on the Aerial Tramway from 1,340′ feet in the valley of Gatlinburg to 2,675′ feet the the mountaintop and enjoy splendid views of downtown, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and surrounding communities.
Your ride combines a Scenic Chairlift ride up the mountain with a fun-filled weaving, wandering, dipping descent on one of two 1800′ tracks through woods and ski trails.
Ski Mountain Coaster
The Ski Mountain Coaster departs near the Snow Tubing Park. The ride begiSki Mountain Coasterns with a 1000 ft tree-covered and relaxing ride to the top. At this point, the rider simply enjoys the view, as it is a comfortable tow to the top of mountainside. Once at the top, riders are now in control of their own speed for the next 2750 ft of turns, dips, zig-zags, corkscrews and G-force adventures. Although the mountain coaster can be exhilarating, it is the ultimate family experience any age can enjoy. Riders may choose to leisurely cruise the coaster track or reach speeds up to 25 MPH, while hugging turns and dips down the mountain. Designed for comfort, the unique ADG Mountain Coaster carts provide a secure and comfortable ride with room for two riders. Their higher backrests and shorter brake levers allow for easier handling and control.
Bears, River Otters, Bobcats, Nocturnal House, Birds of Prey and more! PLEASE NOTE: During winter months (Dec, Jan, Feb) the Bears may be in hibernation, so out of view.
The Scenic Chairlift offers one of the most awe-inspiring views of the Great Smokies.
Skiing and Snowboarding at Ober Gatlinburg
In the true spirit of a real mountain community, Ober Gatlinburg Resort is outstanding in its approach to genuine hospitality, sensible pricing and comfortable accommodation. Stay close to the Ober Gatlinburg Ski Slopes in one of our cozy Ober Gatlinburg Cabin Rentals. With all amenities centrally located in this compact village, Ober is the perfect place to meet up with family and friends and have a real mountain winter vacation.
Ober Gatlinburg has nine ski trails serviced by two quads, one double and one surface lift and a Terrain Park. Snowmaking equipment blankets 100 percent of the slopes. They offer the Gatlinburg Snowsports Center, rentals, retail ski shop, restaurant, snack bars, a food court, cafe, and lounge. We even have an exciting Snow Tubing Park serviced by a Magic Carpet that offers 300 feet of exhilaration over a 50 foot vertical drop!
Slopes are maintained with the latest in snow-grooming equipment to provide a smoother, more consistent surface, creating enjoyable skiing conditions.
Ober Gatlinburg Snow Tubing
The enormous, 10-lane Gatlinburg Snow Tubing park cost $1.5 million to build and is nestled atop a 400-foot hill where riders rocket down about five stories at incredible speeds. Quickly after opening, this fun activity became one of the most popular activities at the Ski Resort in Gatlinburg. Here you can race against your friends and family, ride double or barrel down the lanes one right behind the other.
Snow Tubing is open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on weekdays and from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on the weekends (weather permitting); admission to the Gatlinburg Snow Tube park costs $20 per person on weekdays and $25 on weekends and holidays. You must be three years old or at least 42 inches tall to tube at the Gatlinburg Snow Tube park. Very small children and others that are not enjoying the Gatlinburg Tennessee Snow Tubing can watch their friends and family from atop the Gatlinburg Snow Tube park observation deck, which has excellent views of all of the lanes and is perfect for snapping great action pictures!
Fun at Ober Gatlinburg
The Gatlinburg TN Snow Tubing Park is only one activity that you can enjoy at Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort. The Ski Resort in Gatlinburg also features, in addition to regular TN Skiing and TN Snowboarding, indoor ice skating, scenic chair lifts, a unique, state-of-the-art aerial tramway, a fun alpine slide for children, and even an animal habitat where you can see live black bears! Start planning your winter getaway and plan to visit Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort. If you do not ski or snowboard you can try Gatlinburg Tennessee Snow Tubing.