Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg & Sevierville Attractions

Anyone who visits Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg or Sevierville and still has to ask, “What is there to do?” obviously isn’t paying attention. You can’t walk 10 feet without running across some sort of attraction designed to put a smile on your face and make a permanent impression on your memories of the Great Smoky Mountains. Area highlights include Tennessee Smokies baseball in Sevierville, Dollywood in Pigeon Forge and Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies in Gatlinburg.

In between are dozens and dozens of world-class attractions, including music theaters, unique and mind-boggling museums, animal-themed exhibits, helicopter rides and even a ski resort. And of course, there are tons of family-style amusements dotting the main drag—everything from go-cart tracks and arcades, miniature golf courses and laser tag.

Big Rock Dude Ranch at Ponderosa
Big Rock Dude Ranch at Ponderosa is the Gatlinburg / PigeonForge area’s premier horseback riding and outdoor adventure destination. Enjoy relaxing outdoor family activities such as fishing in our stocked fishing pond, mining for gems at our gem mine, and visiting the animals at our petting zoo. Our shaded picnic area is the perfect place to relax and enjoy a snack or meal from Chow-Boys Cafe. And for the truly adventurous, take a guided ATV ride that will take you through creeks and along mountain trails.

   
Dollywood's Splash Country
Featuring more than 23 water adventure slides and thrill rides - from the daring drops of Big Bear Plunge, a white water rafting ride, to the twisting turns of the Mountain Scream body slide ride, discover family fun water rides and attractions at Dollywood's Splash Country. Toss in two interactive children's playground areas, the Lazy River and Little Creek Falls, and you'll find family fun activities for everyone.

Dollywood
Visitors from across the country and around the world flock to thePigeon Forge entertainment park to experience the heart and soul of the Great Smoky Mountains. Dollywood offers a blend of thrilling rides, spectacular shows and master craftsmen in the Great Smoky Mountains. The park has more than doubled in size now encompassing 118 acres. Dollywood, your gateway to the very best of our Smoky Mountain Family Adventure!

Firehouse Golf
In the heart of Walden's Landing lies 36 Holes of Firehouse Themed Family Fun! Firehouse minature golf is full of fun, thrills, surprises and even has 6 waterfalls!

Guinness World Records Museum
Guests can enjoy world records from the amazing groups of Sports, Space, Animals, Food, Human Achievement and many more! Guinness world records are brought to life through incredible displays, cool interactive games and trivia, themed galleries and video productions!

 
Haunted Ghost Tours of Gatlinburg
Step into the world of the unknown with the Haunted Ghost Tour of Gatlinburg for a hair-raising ninety-minute tour into the spirit realm of Gatlinburg.

   
scream Hillbilly Haunts Ghost Tours
Mystery, History, Murder, & Mayhem fill the lonely streets, dark alleys, and attractions of this old town. Take a 90 minute walking tour with the certified guides of Hillbilly Haunts and learn the dark secrets of Gatlinburg. 
 
 
 
kyker corn maze Kykers Corn Maze
Kyker Farms offers an authentic farm adventure featuring corn mazes, hayrides, pumpkin patch and much more. All conviently located just 1.7 miles off Tn Hwy 66 in Sevierville, Tennessee. Hayrides, Pumpkin Patch, Tunnel Slides, Straw Crawl, Corn Tub, Swings, Corn Hole, Bonfire sites, Concessions, Kyker's Kritter Barn, Corn Cob Swing, Farm Facts Maze, Haunted Trail, and new this year: Kyker's Korn Hopper, our huge bouncing pillow. Come get "Kornfused" with us!

 
MagiQuest
Step into MagiQuest for the journey of a lifetime! MagiQuest is a world within the real world where you embark on quests and adventures to gain powers, reveal secrets, meet people and discover magical treasures! We also sell individual tickets for Pirate Golf, Odyssey Mirror Maze, and The Vault which can be used on seperate days.

 
Mysterious Mansion
We invite you to experience the thrills and chills of Gatlinburg's oldest and scarest haunted house. Enter and find your way through secret passages, endless dark corridors, winding staircases and a dark dank dungeon all filled with spine tingling creatures that will curdle the blood of even the bravest of souls. Join us in an adventure of fantasy and fear in our classic "turn of the century" haunted mansion where terrifying fun awaits your arrival.

Old McDonald's Farm Mini Golf
With the Great Smoky Mountains as the backdrop, Ripleys Old McDonald's Farm Mini Golf offers beautifully landscaped 18-hole courses. You’ll be amazed and delighted by all the animated and interactive displays throughout. There are 54 holes of “down on the farm” family fun. All 3 miniature golf courses feature animated barnyard characters, water features and interactive elaments at every turn.

Parrot Mountain and Gardens
Parrot Mountain and Gardens is nestled on four acres of beautiful landscaped gardens. Hundreds and hundreds of beautiful tropical birds and thousands and thousands of flowers and plants and trees. You can even purchase a bird to take home, our trained staff will show you how to feed your bird and give you instructions on how to take care of your new member of your family. We are the largest eco-tourist bird park in the southeast.

Rafting in the Smokies
Bring your family and friends to experience a trip you will never forget. Feel the excitement as one of Rafting in the Smokies' certified guides demonstrate their passion for whitewater by escorting you down the Upper Pigeon Whitewater Trip and Lower Pigeon Float Trip. Rafting in the Smokies schedules whitewater rafting trips with continual behind the scenes monitoring of logistical details. Rafting in the Smokies offers a wide variety of fun for all ages.

 
Ripley’s 3D Moving Theater
Experience the thrill movies you ride powered by REAL 3D! Cutting edge technology and incredible six channel digital surround sound make it the most exciting movie there is!

   
 
Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies
Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies is literally teaming with life – our 10,000 exotic sea creatures comprise more than 350 individual species. Although Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies is hundreds of miles from the ocean, the scenic beauty and the abundance of water all around make the town of Gatlinburg a “natural” location for a world-class aquarium, America’s most fun aquarium.

Ripley’s Believe It or Not!
Visit the strangest place in Gatlinburg! Ripley’s Believe It or Not! has been proudly freaking out families for over 90 years. There’s always something undiscovered at Ripley’s! Over 500 astonishing and unusual artifacts collected from the far-corners of the world. All guaranteed real and mind boggling. Join us for your challenge to simply… Believe It or Not!

   
 
Ripley’s Davy Crockett Mini-Golf
With the Great Smoky Mountains as the backdrop, two beautifully landscaped, 18-hole courses will amaze and delight you with animated and interactive displays throughout. See raccoons, bears, chipmunks, possums, skunks, and even some heckling crows.

   
 
Ripley's Haunted Adventure
What to Expect InsideA multi-million dollar haunted house featuring live actors, animatronics and bone chilling special effects. Ride an old coffin cage to the top floor and then find your own way out! Live actors and dozens of gory, scary and mysterious scenes and galleries greet all those who take the tour.

   
 
Ripley’s Marvelous Mirror Maze
Can You Find Your Way Out?Ripley’s Enchanted Mirror Maze is one of the most exciting and unique attractions that the entire family can enjoy! See infinite reflections of yourself in every direction! Encounter surprising corners, dead ends and continuous circles! Never the same experience twice

   
 
Salt & Pepper Shaker Museum
When you find yourself in this part of the world stop by and see over 20,000 sets of Salt and Pepper Shakers from around the world and largest Pepper Mill collection! From JFK sitting on his rocking chair to Mount St. Helen the amazing world of Salt & Pepper Shakers will astound you!

Scenic Helicopter Tours
See the awe-inspiring, vast expanse of The Great Smoky Mountains National Park from the unmatched vantage point of a Scenic Helicopter Tour. Capture the grandeur and the glory of the most visited U.S. National Park from the seat of a black and yellow Scenic Helicopter. Our flights are a once in a lifetime experience that cannot be missed. Experience the magic and comfort of a helicopter sightseeing tour and fly over areas where few men have set foot.

   
 
Smoky Mountain Deer Farm
You're going to love our unique barnyard environment nestled in a
beautiful 140 acre foothills setting. You're invited to get up close and personal with the Rocky Mountain Elk, hug a baby goat, rub a camel, pet zebras and zonkies, stroke an Emu, kiss a kangaroo, and scratch Vietnamese Pot-bellied pigs. You will also be able to pet AMHA mini-horses, as well as their big counter-part, the draft horse (as in Budweiser)! Reindeer, mini-donkies, watusi, exotic cattle and more await you and your treats!

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Smokey Mountain Helicopters
Smokey Mountain Helicopters has been providing a range of services with a blend of professionalism, safety and affordability forover 45 years. We're open 365 days a year so you can enjoy charters and tours anytime you want! We offer several unique services at excellent prices such as, tours, fire services, rides start at $10, 6 seat family sized helicopters, aerial photographs, charter transportation, search and rescue service, family and group packages.

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Smoky Mountain Llama Treks
Come enjoy a nature-filled day with professional pack llamas that carry your food and gear! Our fluffy llamas are friendly, gentle, easy to handle and will not spit at you. We have 5 different trails to choose from...from 2 to 7 miles long and all are scenic and beautiful! Cross trickling creeks, meander through thick forests and gaze at spectacular mountains! We guarantee you will fall in Llama Llove by the end of the day!

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Smoky Mountain Ziplines
Several things make Smoky Mountain Ziplines the preferred choice for adventure seekers in this area. Size, location, price and accommodations combine to give you more value and fun for your money. You'll maneuver through the largest course in Pigeon Forge. Canopy tours from Smoky Mountain Ziplines let you ride longer for less money than others charge. 18 Lines… 3 Hours… Too Many Thrills to Count! Book Your Smoky Mountain Ziplines Adventure Today!

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Tennessee Museum of Aviation
Tennessee Museum of Aviation is Flying High in the Smokies! Whether you are a seasoned pilot, a military veteran or merely have a passing interest in aviation, the Tennessee Museum of Aviation, located in Sevierville, is a must-see experience offering educational fun for all ages. The massive 35,000 square foot hangar is filled with vintage aircraft, military vehicles, and aircraft engines.

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The Forge Cinemas
The Forge Cinemas in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee offers five screens of all-digital projection, with each projector capable of producing realistic three-dimensional effects.

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The Space Needle
The Gatlinburg Space Needle is an all steel observation tower served by two elevators with a capacity of 20 persons each. Ride our safe and comfortable glass elevators over 400’ to observation deck for 360° view of the Great Smoky Mountains and the resort city of Gatlinburg. The view is a panorama of beauty without equal year round.

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The Track
Race the Wild Woody, our three story spiraling wooden track, or take a spin on our classic track with overpasses. With single and double-seated karts, everyone in the family can get in and go! The Kiddie and Rookie Karts are great for youngsters starting out. Test your skills and reflexes on our state-of-the-art video games in one of our family arcades! Kids Country at The Track with the most kid rides in town, the fun never ends for our pint-sized patrons in Kids Country! And much, much more!

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The Titanic Exhibit in Pigeon Forge Titanic Museum Attraction
NEW in 2014! WORLD EXCLUSIVE Exhibit! A Tribute gallery dedicated to one of Titanic's most colorful passengers Margaret "Unsinkable Molly" Brown.

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Zipline Family Adventure
Gatlinburg Ziplines overlooks downtown Gatlinburg adjacent to Smoky Mountain National Park. No experience necessary. Time of your life guaranteed! During your hour and a half journey through the tree tops you will get to soar on 9 exciting ziplines to 6 swinging tree top canopy platforms and walk on a sky bridge that you will never forget. Trained and certified guides will make sure that you and your whole family are safely harnessed up in our full body harnesses and be with you every step of the way.

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Zorb® Smoky Mountains
ZORB globe riding (the sport of rolling down a hill in a giant inflatable globe) is the latest adventure activity to hit Pigeon Forge! Jump in our 12ft ZORB globes and choose one of 4 track options & 8 ride variations - there's something for everyone! Our ZYDRO ride will have you slipping, sliding, and spinning your way down the hill with up to 2 friends and 10 gallons of water in the globe.

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