If you always wanted to experience the sensation of flying but never thought it was possible, you can now make your dreams a reality in Pigeon Forge! There are several incredible local attractions where you can defy gravity and fly like a superhero through the air! Here are 3 unique attractions in Pigeon Forge TN where you can experience the sensation of flying:
1. Flyaway Indoor Skydiving
Enjoy the thrill of flying without the fear of jumping out of an airplane at Flyaway Indoor Skydiving! This amazing facility is the country’s first vertical wind tunnel and provides you with the opportunity to test your skills of human flight during a flight session! The best part is that no experience is necessary, as the Flyaway Indoor Skydiving team will teach you all you need to know. After a 15-minute training class to discuss body control techniques and safety procedures, you will receive your suit, helmet and other safety equipment. At that point, you will enter the wind tunnel with your instructor and other participants to take turns flying during an action-packed 15-minute session!
2. Smoky Mountain Ziplines
Another one of the fun attractions in Pigeon Forge TN where you can experience the thrill of flying is at Smoky Mountain Ziplines! This professional zipline operator offers 7 exhilarating ziplines where you will fly through the trees at speeds reaching up to 25 miles per hour! The adventure begins when you arrive at the base camp just off the Pigeon Forge Parkway and are ushered to the first line on an off-road vehicle. You then set off on 2 hours of excitement as you challenge each of the lines, including a 30-foot controlled freestyle type drop! The professionally trained guides at Smoky Mountain Ziplines will be by your side the entire time for safety and to deliver the ultimate adrenaline rush!
3. Wild Eagle Roller Coaster
Prepare to soar above the trees of the Smoky Mountains on the Wild Eagle Roller Coaster, the first wing coaster in the United States! This amazing ride at Dollywood Theme Park is perched 21 stories above the park with seating on both sides of the track so that there is nothing but air above your head and below your feet! The Wild Eagle reaches a maximum speed of 61 miles per hour and turns you upside down 4 times throughout the ride!
Where to Stay
Stay close to all of the action in Pigeon Forge with a vacation at Eagles Ridge! Our affordable cabins are situated among the breathtaking beauty of the Smoky Mountains and are just minutes from all of the top attractions in the Smokies! We have a wide range of cabins designed to accommodate any number of guests, ranging from 1 bedroom cabins for a romantic retreat to 9 bedroom cabins for a group vacation. While staying with us, enjoy a fantastic selection of amenities including fully equipped kitchens, soothing hot tubs, wireless internet access and more!
Check out all of Smoky Mountain cabin rentals today to plan a vacation near these thrilling attractions in Pigeon Forge TN! We hope to see you soon at Eagles Ridge!