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Next to Heaven Adventure

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1239 Wears Valley Rd, Townsend, TN 37882-3416
+1 865-448-6947
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Excellent experience

Went here after looking at many different zip lines in the area, and this is by far the best... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Robert S
via mobile
Unguided horseback adventure

My wife, 15 year old daughter and I saddled up at the bottom of a hill and proceeded to wind our... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Saint Cloud, Florida
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“zip lining” (40 reviews)
“horseback ride” (34 reviews)
“unguided tour” (8 reviews)
1239 Wears Valley Rd, Townsend, TN 37882-3416
+1 865-448-6947
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here after looking at many different zip lines in the area, and this is by far the best around. Good prices, awesome people, and best experience! Views and speeds are amazing!

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife, 15 year old daughter and I saddled up at the bottom of a hill and proceeded to wind our way to a vista view of the Smokies. We picked here because we didn't just want to walk through the woods but see a...More

Thank Davistravels
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This was the peak of our vacation. I was so afraid to ride the horse by myself unguided since that was my first time riding!!! But God, how smart are these horses! they know where to go, they know where to stop for pictures, and...More

Thank Irina L
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Drove all the way out to this place, as we drove by and it was open then, so planned the next day to stop and ride horse and zipline, but they were closed, their sign said they should be open. Called the phone no# and...More

Thank Diane E
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We always visit Next to Heaven for horseback riding when we are in the Gatlinburg area. It's actually located in Townsend but the drive there is scenic and not bad at all. This is the only stable that offers unguided riding. The horses have walked...More

1  Thank Tracy390
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Great time. Horses knew where to go. Beautiful trails to the top of a scenic mountain for photo shoot. Kids had a blast (8 and 4 years).

Thank millersbadge
Reviewed 7 August 2017

The horses were very well behaved. Each rider was matched perfectly to their horse. The view at the top of the mountain was spectacular. The horses knew to stop to let us take pictures. Fantastic!

Thank Marie K
Reviewed 14 July 2017

The owner of this place is rude, aggressively abrasive, and has no ability to handle criticism. Had she not told me she was the owner I would have assumed I was dealing with a poorly trained member of the staff. We payed for an unguided...More

4  Thank Stan G
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I have a lot of horseback riding experience (even worked as a wrangler on a ranch) and my fiance had never touched a horse, but we both really enjoyed our experience. The horses are well looked after and are very pleasant. The facilities are simple...More

Thank jm072017
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Took grandaughter for first time she loved it , unguided riding 1 hour , great trail friendly staff , highly recommend ! God Bless!!

Thank EES6864
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Christopher S
17 October 2017|
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Response from Marie K |
No. I used my credit card.
19 August 2017|
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Response from millersbadge | Reviewed this property |
$37 per adult, $15 for child that rides with adult (my kid is 4).
Jessica H
12 April 2017|
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Response from Lovehorses1977 | Reviewed this property |
It is 3 miles around the Mountain at the top you can see the Smokey's! It takes about an hour.