Coast down the Alpine Slide at Ober Gatlinburg
What better way to spend a gorgeous Smoky Mountain day than at Ober Gatlinburg? Channel your inner wild side and take the opportunity to experience the adventure waiting right in your back yard while you enjoy your stay in Tennessee. Located in Gatlinburg near Pigeon Forge, the Alpine Slide at Ober Gatlinburg offers a sense of excitement suitable for everyone!
Each sled is equipped with a braking device so visitors have the luxury of deciding between enjoying a slow cruise down the scenic mountainside to take in the beautiful surroundings of the Smokies or choosing to race down the slide at warp speed as if they were an Olympic bobsledder. Ober Gatlinburg encourages everyone from adrenaline junkies to low-key vacationers to come check out their alpine slide because it’s guaranteed to be an experience you’ll want to write home about.
The Alpine Slide at Ober Gatlinburg near Pigeon Forge offers one of the best ways to get up a mountainside (no, not walking) by providing a Scenic Chairlift to transport you from the bottom of the slope to the loading dock where you board your sled. On the way up, riders get the pleasure of viewing the breathtaking landscape while overlooking the two 1800 foot tracks that will soon take them on a whirlwind of adventure.
Obviously it is the staff at Ober Gatlinburg’s priority to ensure that safety comes first so the following preventative measures must be taken:
- Due to weather conditions, the slide is subject to closure
- Children 6 years old and younger must ride with a paid adult (18 years or older)
- Riders must be able to walk
- There is a weight limit of 300 pounds
Other than these simple and self-explanatory guidelines, the Alpine Slide at Ober Gatlinburg is a “must-do” for those enjoying our cabins in the Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge area. The experience is ultimately about having fun and doing something out of the ordinary to cross off your bucket list and make your already fantastic stay in the area that much more memorable. We urge you to get out to Ober Gatlinburg as it has so many things to offer such as the Amaze’n Maze and an awesome mini golf course, along with the delicious Seasons of Ober Restaurant giving you the ability to treat yourself after you’ve conquered the slide.
For only $7.00 per person, you and your family/friends of any age can have a blast by taking advantage of the Alpine Slide. To learn more about rate information, hours of operation, or other fantastic activities offered at Ober Gatlinburg, Check out their website and plan your visit today! If you’re still feeling uneasy about the amount of adventure packed into one day, head to Facebook and like the Ober Gatlinburg Facebook page to read truthful reviews and ratings from visitors just like you.
The Alpine Slide at Ober Gatlinburg wants to make sure that if you’re feeling skeptical, no special clothing or skills are needed. This is an activity for the “average Joe” and at such a phenomenal price you truly have nothing to lose. At the end of this eventful day you’ll be nothing but thrilled to return to your beautiful cabin rental in the Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge area and watch the sky fill with deep oranges and reds as the sun sets over the Smoky Mountains. You’ll sleep tight knowing that you’ve spent another wonderfully adventurous day in arguably one of the most gorgeous areas in the entire world.