Smoky Mountain Ziplines & Adventures
May 12, 2015
Which Smoky Mountain Ziplines Should You Consider?
Who hasn't wanted to fly through the air, feeling the rush of adrenaline coursing through your veins while getting a bird's eye view of the unique and beautiful Great Smoky Mountains via Ziplines? "What Pigeon Forge or Gatlinburg attraction can do that?" you ask. Well, there is a daring experience where your feet won't even touch the ground for a couple of hours, and this crazy flying adventure I speak of smoky mountain ziplines adventures!
Best of all, these family-friendly, budget-friendly, and memory-making attractions also provide more bang for your buck by having several adventures all at the same place; perfect for a family vacation! Besides cascading down a mountain at a thrilling speed, most zipline companies offer horseback riding, ropes courses, kid activity zones, and net games; fun for the whole day! Think about it: you don't have to get back in the car and drive from place to place in summer time gridlock (ugh!).
There are many zip line companies in the Great Smoky Mountain area to choose from; here are just two to consider.
#1: ADVENTURE PARK AT FIVE OAKS ZIPLINES: Sevierville, TN - Across from Tanger Outlet
Ranked #1 on TripAdvisor out of 94 activities in Pigeon Forge!
7 Zip Lines ranging from 450-2,500 feet long for a total tour of 1.5 miles
- The largest course in Pigeon Forge
- Lines tower above trees and streams giving you awesome views of picturesque Smoky Mountains
- Four side-by-side super ziplines - 800-feet long and 100-feet high
- Family friendly and accessible for ages 3 and up
- Exciting "Zip at Night" experience! Thousands of LED lights brighten up the night and you are covered in a canopy of stars – a magical blast with family and friends!
Guided Trail Rides – 6 miles of beautiful Tennessee countryside –an hour ride – ages 6 up:
Rugged pioneer horseback riding trails lined with trees and streams offer a great view of the Smoky Mountains. Combo the horseback riding with zipline to save more money!
Tree Tops Ropes Course – Great for families, birthdays, team building – ages 4 up
Featuring cargo nets, sky walks, surf-n-slide, bonus zip lines, swinging bridges and more! Combo the ropes course with riding or zipline to save money!
#2: Legacy Mountain Ziplines: Pigeon Forge, TN – Just off Upper Middle Creek
Ranked #3 on Trip Advisor Pigeon Forge Activites
- 7 Zip lines up to 2,500 feet long
- Located on 400 acres of beautiful land in Pigeon Forge
- Amazing and Unique Views of the Smoky mountains
- 4.5 miles of lines, 450 feet off the ground!
When staying with Heartland Cabin Rentals you will receive a Gateway to Fun Pass which will allow one admission to Adventure Park Ziplines or Legacy Mountain Ziplines of each paid day of your stay. Click here for more info or call our office.
#3: ZIPGATLINBURG: Gatlinburg, TN – Check In On The Parkway Next to the Space Needle – Light #8
Boasts having the best prices in the Smokies – about half of all the other zip line companies.
Zip Lining Course
* 9 Zip Line Course lasting about an hour and a half
* Next to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, yet only 2 blocks from downtown
* Only zipline allowing children as young as 5 to go by themselves (if they choose)
* Capture the fun with their go-pro helmet cams - view your pictures at the end of the fun
Tree Trek Ropes 27 Obstacle Course
With state-of-the-art smart belays, challenge yourself with bridges, ladders, trapezes, logs, and sky bridges high in the trees next to the National Park. Combine your ropes course adventure with the 9 Ziplines tour for even more savings.
Kids Treetop Dodgeball Net
Have children aged 4-12 that don't want to zipline with you or are too young? For $10 they can play on the Kids Treetop Net Playground: a 1500 square foot trapeze net 30 feet off the ground. Don't worry; parents can join in the fun, too!
So the Only Question now is - Where to Stay
You’ll need a place to stay after all of the craft shopping and touring Gatlinburg, we have the perfect spot for you. CLICK HERE TO Visit our Specials Page then call us at 1-855-977-7766 or Book Online to reserve your cabin
Did You Know
That folks who rent cabins from Heartland Cabin Rentals receive FREE tickets to attractions, shows, and dinner shows in the Smoky Mountains. You will receive 1 free ticket to any attraction listed on our website; add to your savings by calling our provider. You will be able to purchase the rest of the tickets at a discounted rate.
By Doug Shanks a Google Local Guide Smoky Mountain blogger and writes about things to do in Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Wears Valley, and Sevierville, Tennessee. Area interests include hiking, fishing, whitewater rafting, shopping, and family fun.