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Top 6 Fun Things You Should Try at Anakeesta in Gatlinburg TN

Are you trying to decide if you want to visit Anakeesta in Gatlinburg TN? You definitely should check it out while you’re staying with us! Anakeesta has so many fun activities that are perfect for people of all ages! Wondering what you can do while you’re there? We will tell you about the top fun things to do at Anakeesta! Look at these top 6 fun things you should try at Anakeesta in Gatlinburg TN:

1. Dueling Ziplines

dueling zipline at anakeestaIf you love adventure, then you should definitely try the Dueling Ziplines at Anakeesta in Gatlinburg TN. Attached to ziplines that run from platform to platform, you’ll be able to see beautiful mountain views and enjoy being in the woods! There’s nothing quite like the wind rushing past you as you zip from place to place. These ziplines allow you to ride next to another person, so race your family and friends to the bottom of the mountain!

2. Treetop Skywalk

Want to be high above the ground in the trees? You should go on the Treetop Skywalk! The Treetop Skywalk is the longest tree-based bridge in North America, stretching 800 feet. You are suspended 50 to 60 feet in the air, so you can look down towards the forest floor. You might even spot wildlife while you’re out on the bridge! Don’t forget to look up because you might see zipliners rushing above your head!

3. Rail Runner

mountain coasterAnother adventurous thing you should try at Anakeesta in Gatlinburg TN is the Rail Runner. This attraction is a single rail mountain coaster, which allows riders to be closer to the ground, creating the feeling you’re going super fast! You’ll race through the trees and along the side of the mountain, and the track is full of twists and turns. You will be able to get up to 25 miles per hour! Plus, enjoy the scenic ride back to the top of the mountain once your ride is over!

4. Treehouse Village Adventure

Kids will really enjoy the Treehouse Village Adventure. This treehouse village feels whimsical and will whisk them away to a fairy tale land as they make their way through the netted bridges on the playground. This area includes physical and educational elements to build your kids’ mind and body!

5. Coming Soon: Observation Tower

view of downtown gatlinburg from anakeestaThis coming summer, you will be able to enjoy the observation tower that stands at 55 feet tall on the top of the mountain. Your view of Gatlinburg and the Smoky Mountains will be 360 degrees, and you won’t find a view like it anywhere else! On clear days, you’ll even be able to see Kentucky!

6. Coming Soon: Water Play Area

Everyone wants to be able to cool down, so head over to the water play area, which is part of the expansion of Anakeesta in Gatlinburg TN! This water play area will be designed after a Tennessee mountain creek, complete with a waterfall. Your kids won’t want to leave!

Anakeesta in Gatlinburg TN has so many fun things you can do when you visit. You won’t want to miss out playing, eating, and enjoying yourself! Now all you need is a place to stay so you can visit Anakeesta! Look through our available cabins to start planning your next trip!