Ziplining in Gatlinburg: 5 of the Best Tours

October 15, 2018

Looking for adventure on your Gatlinburg vacation? If so, we recommend taking to the sky and going on a ziplining tour.

There are a variety of ziplines in Gatlinburg, all of which feature unique settings and fantastic views of the Smoky Mountains. Easy and fun to do, ziplining is an activity the whole family can do together.

Reputable ziplining companies have set up ziplining cables on unique courses through forest groves and Smoky Mountain landmarks. You’ll fly through the air, zipping past trees, mountains and Gatlinburg attractions. While reaching speeds up to 50mph you feel the rush and excitement only a zipline adventure can provide.

man ziplining through the smokies

Smoky Mountain Ziplines


Go Ziplining in Gatlinburg

1) Adventure America Ziplines

River crossings, rock cliffs, waterfalls, Rabbit Hole repel, sky bridges, wildlife & more are the things that make the Pigeon River Canopy Tour a once in a lifetime trip. Waterfall and River Ziplining Tours are available.

2) Adventure Park Ziplines

You can zip day or night at Adventure Park. Their course features seven ziplines that range from 450 to 2,500 feet long. Plus, it is conveniently located directly across from Five Oaks Tanger Outlet Mall on the Parkway in Pigeon Forge.

3) Foxfire Mountain Adventure Park

Foxfire Mountain Adventures Canopy Zip Line Attraction has the highest, longest and most scenic zip lines in the Smokies, with up to 1/4 mile long zip line over 200 feet above the forest floor. There are seven ziplines in all, and they traverse forest canopy, creeks, open meadows, and Lost Mines Falls.

4) Legacy Mountain Premier Ziplines

Each tour at Legacy Mountain includes seven ziplines and three scenic rope bridges, as well as an adventurous ATV ride during your zipline experience. Your longest zip is 2,500 feet long and along the way, you’ll experience breathtaking views of the Smoky Mountains.

5) Zipping in the Smokies

Hosted by Rafting in the Smokies, this zipline course is located on a wooded island in the middle of the Big Pigeon River and is one of the more unique courses in the Smokies.

Get Ready for a Rush!

Reserve a ziplining in Gatlinburg adventure for one of the best ways to experience the outdoor fun of the Smoky Mountains!

Written By Ashley


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