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Ober Mountain’s Biking Trails Now Open For Downhill Thrills

Experience the Smoky Mountains up close and personal at Ober Mountain! Got a need for speed or just a general love of being outdoors in the Smoky Mountains? Ober Mountain has you covered with its new mountain biking trails! Grab your helmet and get to peddling as you experience a rush of speed while being immersed in the breathtaking beauty of the Smoky Mountains! Here is everything you need to know about Ober Mountain’s biking trails:

About Ober Mountain’s Biking Trails

As you zoom down these biking trails at Ober Mountain, you’ll be surrounded by picturesque views of these gorgeous mountains we call home! Lush forests and pristine wilderness offer opportunities to see all sorts of nature and wildlife only found here in the Smoky Mountains!

To start your mountain biking experience at Ober Mountain, you’ll ride the scenic chairlift to the top of the mountain, offering you incredible views of Gatlinburg and the Smokies before you ever start pedaling!

You don’t even have to bring your own equipment to enjoy this family friendly activity in the Smoky Mountains! Ober Mountain offers bike, pad and helmet rentals to ensure you have all the equipment you need for a safe and memorable experience. The rental bikes at Ober Mountain are properly maintained to ensure optimal performance while enjoying the thrills of the trails! Helmets are required for all riders. If you choose to bring your own bike, it must meet certain standards of suspension.
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Are you new to mountain biking? No problem! Ober Mountain’s experienced biking instructors are there to help you each step of the way during your biking experience. Whether you’re an experienced rider looking to show off your skills or it’s your first time ever riding, these instructors are here to help!

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There’s plenty of additional family fun at Ober Mountain! After an afternoon of blood-pumping bike rides, check out some of the other entertainment opportunities at Ober Mountain. Ober Mountain’s Aerial Tramway and Mountaintop Park are open daily so your family can experience some of the greatest fun the Smoky Mountains have to offer!

The Ober Mountain Aerial Tramway is one of the largest in America! Soar 2.1 miles from downtown Gatlinburg while gaining 1,472 feet of elevation! This tram rises to 2,813 feet above sea level, making it a full 1,000 feet higher than any other cable lift in the state of Tennessee! Well, except for Ober Mountain’s own Scenic Chairlift! This chairlift continues your ascent to the peak of Mt. Harrison above the mountaintop park!

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Ober’s Mountain Coaster offers a thrilling, adrenaline pumping experience for folks of all ages! Reach speeds of up to 25 miles per hour as you travel 3,750 feet down the ride for 5.5 minutes of incredible fun and excitement you’re sure to never forget!

In the winter, enjoy skiing, snowboarding, snow tubing and much more! Ice skating, ice bumper cars, a wildlife habitat, an alpine slide and a rock climbing wall are all fun experiences to enjoy at Ober Mountain. If you’re visiting during the warmer months, make sure to check out the summer tubing at Ober Mountain!

The entire family is sure to have a blast enjoying the new mountain biking trails at Ober Mountain! This Gatlinburg attraction is constantly being updated to better entertain families visiting the Smoky Mountains. Check out our ultimate guide to the updates at Ober Mountain to see what you can expect!