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It’s not family-friendly unless it’s budget-friendly.
Included in all day General Admission passes:
- Unlimited Chondola or Ridge Rambler rides to the summit
- North America’s longest Treetop Skywalk
- Treehouse Village Adventure, BearVenture and TreeVenture
- Vista Gardens
- AnaVista Tower- NOW OPEN!!
- Memorial Forest Interpretive Walk
- Shopping and dining opportunities
- Gorgeous scenic views of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Gatlinburg
Plan in advance and choose the Express Pass The same price as general admission but you choose the day and time you visit to access the open air chair Express Lane….the quickest way to the summit! 3 and under are free, prices do not include tax. Enclosed gondola cabins are NOT included in the Express Pass.
*Tickets purchased on site one hour before we close, gives you access to the park the following day for FREE!
ANNUAL PASS + EXPRESS
Buy an Annual Pass + Express and enjoy every season at Anakeesta.
Every Annual Pass VIP receives:
- Unlimited access to the Chondola Express Lane ( open air chair only )
- 1 FREE admission pass to bring a guest
- 20% off all retail, food and beverage purchases
- 20% of Ziplines, mountain coaster and gem mining
- Special VIP access to seasonal events
Enjoy the snow capped peaks of Mt. LeConte, the always changing colors in Vista Garden, crisp autumn foliage while walking the Treetop Skywalk, and summer fun with live bands and outdoor seating at the splash area.
Want to visit first? Guests can upgrade during their visit at our ticket booth or any retail shop in Firefly Village. Click the link below to learn more! 3 and under are free, prices do not include tax.
Entry to Anakeesta is required to access mountain coaster.
Anakeesta’s single-rail mountain coaster is the first of its kind in the United States! As a single-rail line, riders are lower to the ground creating a thrilling and unique experience as you race through the trees while flying down the mountain. You to control the speed so if you prefer a slower pace you can do that too. The Anakeesta Rail Runner takes you on an exhilarating downhill ride with a 400 ft. elevation change and can hit speeds of 25 mph. The ride begins with 1,600 feet of downhill twists and turns and ends with a scenic uphill ride back to the top of Anakeesta Mountain. Our Rail Runner carts feature back and headrests for a comfortable and safe ride.
SINGLE RIDERS: Maximum weight: 270 lbs. – No one under the age of 7 years old may ride alone – Riders must be at least 48″ tall
TANDEM RIDERS: Combined weight cannot exceed 270lbs – Passengers must be 3 to 7 years old and a minimum of 38″ tall
DUELING ZIPLINE + EXPRESS PASS
Includes Express Pass general admission to travel to the summit.
Soar from tree to tree at Anakeesta’s Dueling Zipline Adventure! Enjoy beautiful views of the Smokies, while zipping side by side with your family and friends. Experience our three zip excursion and multiple rappels for a thrill like you have never had before! Guests will end their journey via a short downhill path to our mid-station, where they will ride the Chondola back to the Summit of Anakeesta to continue a day of adventure. Online purchase includes our general admission Express Pass, the fastest way to the summit!
Age Minimum: 7 years old
(Guests 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult 18+)
Weight Limits: 70 – 270 lbs.
See all zipline restrictions and requirements