Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort & Amusement Park
Ober Gatlinburg is part ski resort, part amusement park and all fun. Tennessee's only ski resort, Ober Gatlinburg features a state-of-the-art snow tubing park, the OGFT freestyle terrain park, and 9 groomed trails served by 2 quads, a double and one surface lift. Ski terrain ranges from Green Circle beginner slopes to expert Black Diamond runs, with 50% of the terrain designated as medium-difficulty Blue Square trails. All the slopes at Ober Gatlinburg are lighted for night skiing.
Ski Mountain Sports Equipment Rentals
Ski Mountain Sports at Ober Gatlinburg is a full-service winter sports outfitter offering ski and snowboard rentals, as well as winter sport apparel and accessories. Their tuning services include edges, hot wax and binding adjustments for skis and snowboards, plus full tune-ups for skis.
Ski Sports Center Ski School
A member of the Professional Ski Instructors of America (PSIA), the Gatlinburg Ski Sports Center at Ober Gatlinburg focuses on fun and safety while teaching the basics of gliding, slowing down, stopping and turning. To promote safety on the slopes, a beginner lesson is required for all first-time skiers and snowboarders. Group lessons are also available for adults and children.
Summer at Ober Gatlinburg Amusement Park
Ride the Aerial Tramway to the heights of family fun when summer transforms the ski resort into the Ober Gatlinburg Amusement Park. With rides and attractions for all ages, the Ober Gatlinburg Amusement Park is a mountain of fun. And to top it off, all Ober Gatlinburg summer attractions are free for kids 4 and under with a ticketed adult.
Take a Scenic Chairlift ride up Mt. Harrison, and then coast back down to the valley on an Alpine Slide through woods, along ski trails and around hairpin turns. Reach speeds over 30mph on the Blue Cyclone Rapids as you plunge from a height of 60 feet down a fully enclosed looping water slide. Putter around on the Mini-Golf Course, or try to beat your best time through the Amaze'n Maze. And don't miss the Ober Gatlinburg Wildlife Encounter, which gives an educational and up-close look at the native wildlife of the Smoky Mountains including American black bears, river otters, and birds of prey such as the peregrine falcon and golden eagle.