The Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster in Pigeon forge is one of the great Smoky Mountain attractions, and you can ride the hill and enjoy the thrill with your family and friends during the holidays. And you can win tickets to ride the Alpine Coaster during your next visit to the Great Smoky Mountains. (See below for details.)
The Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster is a fun ride on a sled that runs on a track that is built into the side of a mountain. Either one or two people get on the sled and ride it as it is pulled up the hill. At the top gravity takes over and down you go! The speed is determined by how much brake you apply but it can reach speeds up to 27 mph. It is the longest Alpine Coaster in the United States and it is a memorable and thrilling ride as you lean into the corners and feel the wind on your face. the smoky Mountain Coaster is a must do ride when you visit Pigeon Forge.
The Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster is open all year long but may not be open in bad weather. It is open into the evening and if you have ridden the Coaster during the day you need to ride the Coaster at night, With the colored lights along the track and the stars twinkling overhead, the nighttime ride is a sparkling experience that you will really enjoy.
You can win tickets to the Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster by entering the Best Read Guide Facebook Contest. Go to www.facebook.com/BRGSmokyMountains and “Like” the contest picture. Share and Comment if you like. Get ready to ride by checking out the attractions, restaurants, shops, and live shows at www.brgstage.wpengine.com/. You can get coupons, maps and information to help you make decisions and save money.