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Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster

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Open today: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Whoa, lol, not what I expected!

The view/ride going up was spectacular! And as soon as you hit the top you’re let loose down the... read more

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Rose F
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Really fun!!!

Scared the sh#t out of wife and was extremely fun. I suggest wearing wearing some warm gloves... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Come Ride the Hill and Feel the Thrill! The Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster is the LONGEST DOWNHILL RIDE IN THE UNITED STATES, with over 1 mile of track and the ORIGINAL alpine coaster in the Smokies! So if you are looking for an unforgettable...more
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867 Wears Valley Rd, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863-7703
+1 865-365-5000
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 9 June 2014

We rode this 3 times while n Pigeon Fore this weekend. The ride takes you up 1800 feet up the hill and then has a mile ride down. The ride takes about 5 minutes to reach top and then about 3 minutes down. The ride...More

6  Thank allynbrian
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 21 September 2014

I was in Pigeon Forge on vacation with all my family. My dad, brother n law and Aunt all went on this the night before and loved it. My 6 year old daughter and I decided we would give it a try. We get on...More

21  Thank Jaclyn K
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The view/ride going up was spectacular! And as soon as you hit the top you’re let loose down the track, and we were flying!!! Price was very reasonable, line moved quick... me, my husband and our son all were blown away at how exciting the...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Scared the sh#t out of wife and was extremely fun. I suggest wearing wearing some warm gloves during those cool autum nights.

Thank scottcD4169AG
Reviewed 2 days ago

Never done one before, definitely worth doing. Ride the sled to the top via lift system and at the top away you go. It feels very fast but you don't need to apply brakes at all but you have the option if you want. Fun!

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a unique, mile-long downhill roller coaster in the Smoky Mountains. Riders control velocity & braking on the downhill section. You must 38" to ride. One or two people can fit in each sled. Very fun, with great scenery!

Thank Susie1028
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

One of a kind experience zooming down the mountain side! You control the speed so everyone felt comfortable riding. Kids rode with us the first time then we let the ones who wanted to try for themselves. Nice discount for riding multiple times on the...More

Thank mcpjferels
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We heard SMAC was the best around, so even though we were staying in Gatlinburg, we drove the 30 minutes just to go on the coaster! The folks working were so friendly and guided us through what to do. We enjoyed the slow climb up...More

Thank hulacherry
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of my favorite things to do in Pigeon Forge, you get to site see on your way up and get the enjoyment of a roller coaster on the way down. The lines are usually not too bad (I think they get longer...More

Thank stephydawn13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went at night, which was fun! But it was slow. It controlled your speed! You could also. But... it would automatically slow you down. I really couldn't get good speed due to this! Wont return! Ill try another coster! 50 bucks for 2 adults,...More

Thank Mack009
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When we are in town we stop here at least once. A very fun attraction for sure. The best coaster in the area for sure.

Thank jdk627
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying right by the Alpine Coaster, so as soon as our kids saw this they all wanted to ride. We went first thing when they opened and everyone had fun! If you bring your receipt back you can ride again at a discounted...More

Thank Kim P
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13 August 2018|
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Response from e_knott74 | Reviewed this property |
At the bottom, nice ride up , good trills coming down , get off same as start point.
Don R
14 July 2018|
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Response from cincyRN | Reviewed this property |
This can be for two separate. As long as they are tall enough to be on their own. My son and I did this.
Cherry S
22 June 2018|
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Response from AlpineCoaster | Property representative |
Thank you for your question, The Groupon for this attraction is 20.50 it is for two tickets. You may use them for 1 or 2 persons.