Relax, play, and enjoy the beauty of the Smoky Mountains with your family
Each visit to Anakeesta is a chance to create your own unique vacation experience. Relax, play, and enjoy the beauty of the Smoky Mountains with your family, all in the magical treetop setting of Firefly Village on Anakeesta Mountain.
Admission to Anakeesta includes your scenic Chondola ride to the summit and everything that Firefly Village has to offer, from shopping and dining to our elevated Treetop Canopy Walk, Treehouse Village Playground, Forest Memorial Walk with Interpretive signage, and the most gorgeous scenic views in all of Gatlinburg.
Zipline tickets are additional and can be purchased on the Parkway before entering the park or in Firefly Village at the summit of Anakeesta. Gem Mining is also available next to the Treehouse Village playground. Look for our exciting single-rail mountain coaster to open in Fall 2017!
It’s not family-friendly unless it’s budget-friendly. Pricing below includes the tree canopy walk, treehouse playground, the best view in town and more!
All guests access Anakeesta via our scenic Chondola ride. You choose…..ride our open air 4-person chair with safety bar or select an enclosed gondola cabin with seating for 6. The 12-minute ride takes you to the summit of Anakeesta Mountain, 600 feet above Gatlinburg, where you will enter the whimsical Firefly Village. Included in the price of admission is Anakeesta’s elevated Tree Canopy Walk, Treehouse Village Playground, Forest Memorial Walk with interpretive signage, shopping and dining opportunities and the most gorgeous scenic views in all of Gatlinburg.
Tickets purchased after 6PM includes entry to Anakeesta the following day.
Entry to Anakeesta is required to access ziplines.
Zip through the treetops on Anakeesta’s two unique ziplines. Stretching high over the forest floor, each zip is over 1,000 feet in length and will give you beautiful views of the Smokies while zipping right next to friends or family. Along the way you’ll be able to test your courage at our two challenge stations where you’ll rappel off our platforms and enjoy a controlled 60 foot descent to a cushioned platform below. Zipline guests return to the summit by riding the Chondola from the mid-station.
Age Minimum: 7 years old
Weight Minimum: 80 pounds
Weight Maximum: 270 pounds
Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult 18+
See all zipline restrictions and requirements