Have you heard about the new attraction at Ober Gatlinburg? The popular theme park has added a new way to have fun on the ice: bumper cars! Visitors can now enjoy sliding around on the ice rink in bumper cars. Visit My Smokies has everything you need to know about the new attraction at Ober Gatlinburg.
Ice Bumper Cars
Ober Gatlinburg announced on its Instagram June 4 the addition of its newest attraction, Ice Bumper Cars. This “fun twist on a classic attraction” is designed to bring smiles to everyone’s faces! People of all ages will have a blast bumping and spinning around the ice rink. The ride is open for people ages 3 and older when accompanied by an adult.
Ice Bumper Cars is located on the indoor ice skating rink at Ober Gatlinburg. But don’t worry, some of the rink will still be available for skating! Skaters and bumper cars will be separated on the ice by a divider to ensure everyone’s safety. The ride lasts 10 minutes and costs $7 per person, or 2 attraction tickets.
See Ober Gatlinburg’s Instagram announcement below:
Other Things to Do at Ober Gatlinburg
When you visit Ober Gatlinburg to ride the Ice Bumper Cars, try some of the other amazing activities that are fun for people of all ages! From riding the Ski Mountain Coaster to enjoying the view from the Aerial Tramway, you’ll want to try everything! Here are some of the top things to do at the amusement park:
Aerial Tramway: The Aerial Tramway gives you the best view of the Smoky Mountains! The ride will take you from downtown Gatlinburg on a 2.1-mile ride to the amusement park and ski area. When you buy your ticket for the Aerial Tramway through Visit My Smokies, you’ll save $1!
Ski Mountain Coaster: If you’re looking for a thrill, ride the Ski Mountain Coaster! This coaster lets you control your own speed, so you can race down the track or go slower to take in all the sights. You can reach speeds up to 35 miles per hour!
Alpine Slide: When you ride the Alpine Slide, your adventure starts off with a Scenic Chairlift ride up the mountain and ends with a weaving and winding descent through woods and ski trails.
Wildlife Encounter: The Wildlife Encounter is perfect for animal lovers. You’ll have the chance to see bears, river otters, bobcats, birds, turtles and more! If you visit during the winter, keep in mind that some animals hibernate and may not be available for viewing.
Water Raft Rides: During the summer at Ober Gatlinburg, you can slip and slide on exciting water raft rides! The park has 3 different rides to help you beat the summer heat. You don’t even need a swimming suit to ride!
Hit the Slopes: During the winter months, hit the slopes for skiing, snowboarding and tubing fun! The park is well known for its fun in the snow. Whether you’re an expert or just a beginner, you’ll have a great time on the slopes at Ober Gatlinburg!
Where to Stay
When you visit Ober Gatlinburg, the best place to stay is in a Gatlinburg TN cabin rental! There are cabins for every occasion, from a romantic getaway for two to a large group vacation. You’ll have all the comforts of home, like separate bedrooms and a fully equipped kitchen, with all the added benefits of vacationing in the Smoky Mountains, like outdoor hot tubs and stunning mountain views. And the best part is you’ll only be a short distance from Ober Gatlinburg!
Are you ready to try the Ice Bumper Cars at Ober Gatlinburg? Find out more information about Ober Gatlinburg and start planning your trip today!